General, Parasha / E-Letter

Weekly parasha: The miracle we really need

2 Comments 22 June 2017

In his Dvar Torah to Parashat Korach, Rabbi Jeremy Milgrom warns us of the immorality of collective punishment, and reminds us of our responsibility to pursue peace in a time when war and terrible suffering seem to be lurking just around the corner. 

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General, Justice in Israel

Missing Yemenite children affair demands serious investigation

0 Comments 20 June 2017

A number of recent revelations regarding the Yemenite children affair paint a bleak picture that demands serious investigation. Many testimonies and evidence from people within the establishmenant at that time support claims of the wide-spread, inappropriate removal of children, especially those of Yemenite origin, from their parents most notably during the early years of the state.

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General, Press Releases

Violence at Yitzhar another example of discriminatory security policy

0 Comments 19 June 2017

PRESS RELEASE | JUNE 19 2017 Violence against soldiers at Yitzhar is another example of the regime’s discriminatory security policy.  A response by Rabbis for Human Rights:

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Parasha / E-Letter

Weekly parasha: The blind ones who see

2 Comments 15 June 2017

In his commentary to Parashat Shelach, Rabbi Dov (Dubi) Hayoun explores the concept of sight and seeing. Why is it so important that we always “see” one another? 

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Update on legal proceedings regarding the Jahalin Bedouin

Occupied Territories

Update on legal proceedings regarding the Jahalin Bedouin

0 Comments 12 June 2017

The following update was provided by Rabbi Yehiel Grenimann of Rabbis for Human Rights. Rabbi Grenimann has worked with the Jahalin community for more than decade. 

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Tomorrow: High Court to respond to demands to demolish Khan al Akhmar school

Occupied Territories

Tomorrow: High Court to respond to demands to demolish Khan al Akhmar school

0 Comments 11 June 2017

UPDATE: AS OF SUNDAY JUNE 11TH, THE HEARING SCHEDULED FOR TOMORROW JUNE 12TH HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL SEPTEMBER 25 2017 Tomorrow, Monday June 12th at 11:00am the High Court will respond to the demands of the settler organisation Regavim to carry out the army demolition order issued against the tire school at Khan Al Akhmar, […]

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Field Reports, Occupied Territories

New cases of discrimination in security practices reported at Asira al-Qibliya

0 Comments 11 June 2017

PRESS RELEASE| JUNE 11 2017 Additional cases of discrimination in security practices reported at Asira al-Qibliya on Friday

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Parasha / E-Letter

Weekly parasha: A mindset of war

0 Comments 07 June 2017

In his dvar Torah to Parashat BeHaalotekha, Rabbi Michael Graetz illustrates the differences between a leader striving to educate versus a leader who seeks only the use of force. What sort of actions may we see in a society where the only mindset is one of force and war?

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standing idly by

Occupied Territories, Press Releases

Series of incidents where soldiers stand by as Palestinians are attacked

0 Comments 06 June 2017

PRESS RELEASE| JUNE 6 2017 In a month and a half: A series of about six incidents where Israeli soldiers stand idly by as Palestinians are attacked by extremists settlers.

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Occupied Territories

Review: Discriminatory security policy against Palestinians in the West Bank

0 Comments 06 June 2017

Not according to degree  of threat but rather by ethnic identity: A review by Rabbis for Human Rights of the systematic discrimination inherent in Israel’s security policy in the West Bank.

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