“We believe the initiative in this tender is not in the best interest of engaging American Jewish college students,” Hillel International said.
Not only has Israel’s new government failed to increase representation for women - which is paltry by Western standards - there are even fewer women than before.
The recent coalition agreements in Israel threaten to return the appointment of rabbinical judges to the hands of ultra-Orthodox politicians.
Israel’s new government says it has a plan to draft ultra-Orthodox men into the army. But any change won’t happen soon — if ever.
The slow pace of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s coalition building, held up by disputes over state benefits for ultra-Orthodox Jews, has raised speculation Israel may be forced into a new election.