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WAVE: IDF and Women


Female Bnei Akiva members reject director’s views that religious women should not enlist

Dozens of young women from the Bnei Akiva religious- Zionist youth movement have written to the organization’s director, Elhanan Glatt, in protest at his comments against religious girls enlisting in the IDF. The number of religious women enlisting to the IDF has dramatically increased in recent years, despite strong disapproval of religious-Zionist rabbis. Speaking to…
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Opinion: Religious Zionists vs. Women in Israeli Army

There’s no better way to phrase the burning political question encapsulated in the debate over the integration of female combatants in the Armored Corps than the recent headline on the Kipa website: “IDF must decide who it wants in tanks: religious Zionists or female combatants.” […] Maintaining women’s presence in the IDF is the best…
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