Religious intolerance threatens Israel’s survival

Ultra Orthodox Jews at the Western Wall - the last remaining external wall of the Second Temple, which was destroyed by the Romans - by Premasagar Rose, licensed CC BY NC 2.0

The recent stabbings at the Jerusalem Gay Pride march are tragic. Aaron Panken makes a strong argument for the Israeli government to take a stronger stand against Ultra-Orthodox intolerance that prompted the attacks in his article titled “An end to Israel’s state-sanctioned religious intolerance”: Israel was founded to be a homeland for all Jews. Its 1948…… Continue reading Religious intolerance threatens Israel’s survival