Boycott Israel Push Against SodaStream Could Hurt Palestinian Workers

SodaStream, the Israeli firm behind a popular kitchen gadget, has been targeted for its factory in a West Bank settlement. But if the company suffers, Palestinian workers may, too.


Orthodox Woman's Journey From Teen Wife to Advocate

Fraidy Reiss was married at 19 to a man she despised. She escaped her marriage and resolved to help women — Jews and others — going through what she had experienced.


In Victory for ‘Chained’ Wives, Court Upholds Orthodox Prenuptial Agreement

For the first time, a court has upheld an Orthodox prenuptial agreement. The decision is considered a victory for Jewish women whose husbands refuse to grant them a religious divorce.


Mayor Bloomberg Backs Brooklyn College in Flap Over Boycott Israel Panel

New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg harshly criticized city officials who had called on Brooklyn College’s political science department to drop their sponsorship of a pro-BDS panel.


Fierce Reaction Greets Study of Alleged Hate in Palestinian Textbooks

A scholarly study was supposed to determine if Palestinian textbooks demonize Jews and Israel. Instead the study itself has spawned a firestorm of controversy.

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