Monthly Archives: June 2013

Israel’s top court rejects bid to speed up recognition of Progressive Judaism

The Israel Supreme Court heard a petition by Reform and Conservative Jews seeking state recognition of their movements and public funding, but decide to wait six months to ‘let the changes to the system for employing neighborhood rabbis proceed.’ […]

2017-08-11T10:27:36+10:00June 12th, 2013|Past News|

IRAC fighting discrimination at amusement park

Schools in Israel are letting out for the summer. One of the great traditions in Israel is the end-of-the-year class trip. These outings should be an opportunity for students to have fun and relax after the stress of exams. One of the most popular destinations is the Superland amusement park in Rishon LeZion, a city a few miles south of Tel Aviv. However, due to an unfortunate policy by the park’s management, students felt the sting of discrimination instead of the thrill of a roller coaster. […]

2017-08-10T17:33:40+10:00June 11th, 2013|Past News|