JA chairman likens Israel-Diaspora divide to Jerusalem and Babylon, calls for gov't to advance Hebrew language education in Diaspora and vows to establish avenues of dialogue to bridge the divides.
Jewish Agency Chairman Herzog sent new year wishes to communities around the world.
National Union MKs express outrage and call for the council election to be postponed until the situation is rectified.
Since when has the Jewish people had to play by the rules of other societies?
From Avi to Yosef, biblical to modern and everything in between.
The report found that at the end of 2016 there were some 186,500 Holocaust survivors living in Israel.
There was a time when having a large family in Israel may have been a patriotic act.
Approximately 18,000 residents moved out of Jerusalem in 2015, while 8,200 ultra-Orthodox and 7,800 Arabs moved in.
The country is rapidly approaching the tipping point where the majority of the world’s Jews will be living in Israel.
What a bitter irony to live in a world in which Israel is the one country in which a Jew does not have the freedom to express his or her Judaism.