Ultra-Orthodox Jewish men sometimes refuse to sit next to women — including on planes. Now an Israeli court says airlines cannot ask a person to change seats based on gender.
IDF Arrest 20 for Illegal Visit to Joseph's Tomb Holy Site in West Bank
A total of 20 Jewish men, including several minors, tried to enter the Joseph's Tomb, a holy site located in the West Bank town of Nablus that is under control of the Palestinian authorities, and were arrested, local media reported Sunday.
Rabbi Sholom Ber Lipskar is executive director of the Aleph Institute, which services the religious needs of Jewish men and women in prison. In 1985, they brought a group of prisoners to spend a weekend in Crown Heights, where they attended the Rebbe’s Shabbos Farbrengen.