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Interesting Information From Around The World.

  • The Kotel Compromise: An Opportunity Not to Be Missed

    http://www.tabletmag.com/jewish-news-and-politics/212604/the-kotel-compromise

  • Narrow Conversion Ruling Has Broad Implications

    http://www.jta.org/2016/04/10/news-opinion/opinion/op-ed-landmark-conversions-ruling-is-a-victory-for-religious-freedom-in-israel?utm_source=Newsletter+subscribers&utm_campaign=391ba38747-Daily_Briefing_4_11_2016&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_2dce5bc6f8-391ba38747-25310557

  • MK Nachman Shai on the Fate of the Kotel Compromise

    http://www.jpost.com/Opinion/The-Western-Wall-battle-round-two-450607

  • Israeli attitudes about divorce changing….

    Three quarters of respondents in a survey about divorce in Israel said they supported taking the procedure out of the rabbinate’s hands and subjecting it to the authority of secular family courts. The survey on divorce, which under Israel’s laws is handled for Jewish couples...

  • SRSS supports the great work of Women changing Jerusalem

    http://blogs.timesofisrael.com/women-changing-jerusalem/

  • Article about an Agunah

    The serious issue of the Agunah, "the chained woman" whose former husband refuses to grant her a religious divorce, a "get", is painfully described in this important story with an embedded video.  Adina Porat's story is a moral outrage that is sanctioned by Israeli...

  • Israeli Cabinet embraces the goals of the SRSS Project

    Very interesting report in eJewish Philanthropy about the government of Israel's official decision via the Cabinet to adopt the report of the "Joint Initiative of the Government of Israel and World Jewry."  Essentially, the leadership finally is responding to what Sacred Rights, Sacred Song...

  • Times of Israel report on Rosh Hodesh Kislev 5774

    There have been many articles written about Monday morning, Rosh Hodesh Kislev 5774 (Nov 4 2013).  This Times of Israel report is a concise summary of the morning.  It also reviews WOW's current position with respect to the "Ezrat Yisrael", the new third platform...

  • IRAC piece about Beit Shemesh 10/21/13

    I have reprinted an e-mail I received from the Israel Religious Action Center.  Well worth reading.... "How often have you said the words "abracadabra" expecting something to result from that phrase? The word abracadabra comes from the Aramaic words Evra'ah K'adabrah meaning "I will create what I...

  • HISTORIC – WOW as catalyst for change Cheshvan ’74

    Shira Pruce writes an articulate piece about the historic WOW decision.  As I keep saying, we are living social change.  I know that my mentor Art and my mother Arlene are Up Above rooting for all of us!  Very very proud to be part...