ultra orthodox jews
VICE embeds with the London branch of the Neturei Karta, a group of controversial ultra-Orthodox Jews who campaign against Zionism and for the immediate dismantling of the State of Israel.
Four Israelis and 17 Palestinians have now been killed over the last 11 days, including a teenager who was fatally shot on Saturday after knifing two ultra-Orthodox Jews.
Pollak is working hard to create inter-cultural and inter-faith bonds in her Montreal neighbourhood.
Ultra-Orthodox adherents of Judaism have long been exempt from military service in Israel, but lately this exception has sparked outrage from the secular majority.
Uriel Ferera, an ultra-Orthodox Jewish teenager, could have refused to serve in the Israeli military for religious reasons. Instead he chose to take the route that lands you in prison.
Des centaines de milliers de Juifs orthodoxes sont descendus dans les rues de Jerusalem pour manifester leur mécontentement contre la mise en place d'un service militaire obligatoire, qui pourrait changer leurs vies de façon radicale.