The Torturous Track to Marriage The Torturous Track to Marriage

Excerpts from Channel 10 expose on the painful path to marriage in Israel.

2013 AJC Great Debate 2013 AJC Great Debate

Rabbis Uri Regev and Shlomo Riskin

Introducing the 2013 Religion and State Index! Introducing the 2013 Religion and State Index!

Rabbi Uri Regev introduces the 2013 Religion and State Index!

Finance Minister Yair Lapid Supports Freedom of Marriage Finance Minister Yair Lapid Supports Freedom of Marriage

Yair Lapid expresses his support for same-sex marriage and civil marriage in Israel.

MK Boaz Toporovsky supports freedom of marriage MK Boaz Toporovsky supports freedom of marriage

MK Boaz Toporovsky (Yesh Atid) speaks with Hiddush for about freedom of marriage and the challenges that are unfortunately still in place and prevent hundreds of thousands of Israelis from marrying and millions more from marrying in a ceremony that is incongruent with their beliefs.

Why Hiddush Why Hiddush

President of Hiddush, Rabbi Uri Regev

Litzman: Women, not men, should work Litzman: Women, not men, should work

Deputy Health Minister Litzman: Men need not work - Women and the State can pay the bills

Gender Segregation Gender Segregation

Rabbi Uri Regev speaks to the Real News

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Overwhelming majority of voters want Ultra-Orthodox Parties out of coalition

According to a December 3 poll, 62% of Israeli voters do not want the ultra-Orthodox parties in the next government, and 74% do not want to increase public funding for yeshivas. But most importantly: how will the undecided voters sway the upcoming March 17 elections?


Democracy & Rights

Israel's High Court Unanimously Agrees with Hiddush

Israel's High Court Unanimously Agrees with Hiddush

November 12 marked a major, promising step in our battles that will surely become a landmark legal case on the road to ensuring Israel’s identity as a Jewish and democratic state. Privately issued "writs of refusal" excommunicating those who turn to Israel's legal system for justice are illegal - the private rabbinical courts continue acting illegally in defiance of the law.

Democracy & Rights

Hiddush Releases 2014 Israel Religion and State Index; Strong desire for involvement of world Jewry in efforts for freedom of marriage

Hiddush Releases 2014 Israel Religion and State Index; Strong desire for involvement of world Jewry in efforts for freedom of marriage

Public support for freedom of religion and equality in Israel is rapidly growing. The vast majority of Israeli Jews support joint efforts between Israel and world Jewry for freedom of marriage in Israel.

Marriage

In Hiddush's Freedom of Marriage World Map, Israel receives

In Hiddush's Freedom of Marriage World Map, Israel receives "0" for religious monopoly and severe restrictions on marriage.

45 countries, including Israel, received a grade of "0" due to severe restrictions on freedom of marriage. Hiddush CEO Rabbi Uri Regev: We cannot miss this historic opportunity for freedom of marriage in Israel.