General

April 21st: Joint Israeli-Palestinian Memorial Day event

0 Comments 20 April 2015

Please join Combatants for Peace and the Parents Circle-Families Forum tomorrow, April 21st for a joint Israeli-Palestinian memorial day event, honouring those who have been lost, and struggling against the continuation of war.

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Recent legal successes by RHR’s legal department (Arabic post)

General, العربية

Recent legal successes by RHR’s legal department (Arabic post)

0 Comments 16 April 2015

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Justice in Israel-Negev Bedouin

A glimmer of hope for Al Arakib

0 Comments 16 April 2015

The State of Israel tried its best to prevent its own citizens, the Bedouin of Al Arakib, from having their day in court to fight against the expropriation of their land. 

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General

Yom HaShoah: In memory of those lost

0 Comments 16 April 2015

On Yom HaShoah, Rabbi Sigal Asher, the head of RHR’s social justice centre in Hadera, shares some thoughts:

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Parasha / E-Letter

Weekly Parasha: Bringing the outcast back to the fold

0 Comments 14 April 2015

 Why do we respond to abnormal bodily functions with revulsion? How do religion and society  handle those who society labels “dirty” or “impure”? What responsibilities do our leaders have towards individuals who have become outcasts? In this week’s parashot, Rabbi Kobi Weiss delves into the significance of purity and impurity, clean and dirty, in the Torah […]

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General

Friday: Student program on Yom HaAztmaut and summation of the year

0 Comments 13 April 2015

International students: Please join RHR this Friday for a special program to discuss Yom HaAztmaut and sum up the year.  

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Amnesty Int’l joins criticism of West Bank’s planning system

Legal Work, Occupied Territories, Press Releases

Amnesty Int’l joins criticism of West Bank’s planning system

0 Comments 13 April 2015

PRESS RELEASE | APRIL 13 2015    Amnesty Int’l joins criticism of West Bank’s planning system, says  it is unlike any other system globally   In a recent statement,  the organization also called on the Israeli authorities to “seize the opportunity” presented by a case currently in discussions at the Israeli High Court to bring back […]

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Legal Work, Occupied Territories, Press Releases

Planner working with IDF’s CA to High Court: Return Planning Authority to Villages

0 Comments 12 April 2015

PRESS RELEASE | APRIL 12 2015 Affidavit by the planner Professor Rassem Khamaiseh Details Planning Discrimination in Area C of the West Bank, Lack of Understanding, and Disrespect for Palestinian Culture

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General, Occupied Territories

Big thank you to our Plant Change Grow Hope campaign supporters!

0 Comments 12 April 2015

Rabbis for Human Rights could not have been more pleased with our Indigogo “Plant Change, Grow Hope” campaign this past January and February! With the help of  campaign supporters from all corners of the globe, 1,500 additional olive trees were purchased and donated to Palestinians farmers in Area C whose land is either at risk […]

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Prior to second hearing, RHR resubmits rabbinical petition to PM requesting state withdraw opposition

General, Legal Work, Occupied Territories

Prior to second hearing, RHR resubmits rabbinical petition to PM requesting state withdraw opposition

2 Comments 09 April 2015

On Sunday, April 12 2015, the High Court will once again hear the planning and zoning petition submitted by RHR and partners.*  As previously promised,  we have once again sent our petition, signed by over 400 rabbis and cantors, to the office of Prime Minister Netanyahu. The petition requests that the state withdraw opposition to […]

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