Home Add to Favorite Contact Submit  
           15 December, 2019


    
Category:  Press » Politics & Government

 

Orthodox Jewish Community in USA Will Not Tolerate the Cruel and Brutal Tactics of the Israeli Police

Popularity:
         Views: 1542
2009-09-07 01:52:56     
TrueTorahJews

The Central Rabbinical Congress of the United States and Canada held a protest Wednesday in front of the Israeli Consulate in New York City (800 Second Avenue) where hundreds of Orthodox Jews took to the streets to protest brutality at the hands of the Israeli Police in Jerusalem.

After the Jerusalem Mayor decided to violate the status-quo of relations between secular and religious Jews in Jerusalem by opening a parking lot on the Jewish Sabbath just right outside the old city walls, members of the Orthodox Jewish community went out to peacefully protest this desecration of the Jewish holy day in Jerusalem.

The Mayor knowingly proceeded with his plan to open the parking lot, after he was warned repeatedly that his actions would incite the religious community and that his actions would be met with peaceful protests. Orthodox Jewish protesters were time and time again met with brutal force at the hands of the Israeli police. Violent police tactics against peaceful protesters included, merciless police beatings, the firing of tear gas into crowds and the firing of live ammunition into the air.

The police escalated the conflict this past Sunday night when members of the Orthodox Jewish community were protesting an autopsy request by the police after the stabbing of a Jew, in violation of Jewish law, the police knowingly drove over protesters, putting a protester in serious condition and who still remains hospitalized.

Rabbi Issac Greenfeld said, "The Orthodox Jewish community in America will not tolerate or stand for the cruel and brutal police tactics of the Israeli police. We will continue to protest and demonstrate until the police are reigned in and the Israeli government stops denigrating Jewish law in Judaism's holiest city. If the police and the Israeli government continue to stomp on the rights of the Orthodox community in Jerusalem, one hundred thousand of us will greet Prime Minister Netanyahu not with flowers but with shouts for Justice on his upcoming trip to New York."

An additional traffic rally of hundreds of vehicles was planed for today around the United Nations and the Israeli Consulate in New York.

Specialized in: Judaism - Orthodox Jews - Traditional Jews - Jewry - Zionism - Zionist State - Torah - Talmud - Kabala
URL: http://www.jewsagainstzionism.com
Print press release      Bookmark this page
Related Press releases 
Winning Freedom Super PAC Formed to Back Newt Gingrich Presidential Bid (Popularity: ): AUSTIN, Texas, March 2, 2012 -- Brandon Todd, a prominent Texas entrepreneur and Tea Party Leader, today announced the formation of a new Super PAC (Political Action Committee) to support the Presidential bid of former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich.Mr. Todd stated: "This is the most important election of our lifetime. It will have a profound impact on man's quest to rule itself and live in this world as ...
British Council Conference Addresses Women's Rights in Middle East and North Africa (Popularity: ): STEYNING, England, November 23, 2011 -- Influencers and decision-makers from across the Middle East and North Africa will discuss the unprecedented opportunity to improve women's rights in the region at a 4-day conference organised by the British Council. The event will take place at Wiston House in Sussex from 24 - 27 November.With national constitutions being drafted or revised across the region following the Arab Spring, the conference will look ...
Pelosi Announces Run For House Democratic Leader (Popularity: ): Speaker Nancy Pelosi released the following letter to her Democratic colleagues this afternoon announcing that she will run to become House Democratic Leader in the next Congress.Excerpt from her letter to Democratic colleagues:"Our work is far from finished. As a result of Tuesday's election, the role of Democrats in the 112th Congress will change, but our commitment to serving the American people will not. We have no intention of allowing ...
National Survey Reveals Trepidation in Ukraine Towards Current Political Affairs (Popularity: ): Public opinion regarding Ukraine's political situation is tepid at best, finds a survey by the International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES). This 18th survey conducted in Ukraine by the world's premiere election-assistance and democracy promotion NGO reveals that six months after President Yanukovych's election, 44 percent of Ukrainians feel the country is on the path toward instability while 21 percent say that it is on the path toward stability, and ...
Toys"R"Us® to Hire 45,000 Seasonal Employees Nationwide This Christmas to Meet Shoppers' Needs (Popularity: ): Toys"R"Us® today announced plans to hire approximately 45,000 seasonal employees to staff its Toys"R"Us and Toys"R"Us Express pop-up stores in the U.S. this holiday season, essentially doubling its domestic workforce. This number is greater than the total workforce the company hired during each of the last three holiday shopping seasons due to the addition of 600 new Toys"R"Us Express stores. In previous holiday seasons, the company has hired approximately 35,000 ...

Press release home snapshot 


Related Business 
YAKAR Jewish Shul/Community and Study Centre, in London, UK (Popularity: ): The website of YAKAR (uk), a modern orthodox Jewish Community Centre which welcomes all in a spirit of tolerance and dialogue. The site offers poetry, humour, music, listings of events, recipes for cholent, articles, discussion forum, Jewish links and times of the Sabbath in the UK.
Union of Orthodox Jewish Congregations of America (Popularity: ): An educational, outreach and social service organization which serves the North American Jewish community.
Rabbi Pesach Raymon Yeshiva (Popularity: ): Orthodox Jewish day school serving the Central New Jersey Jewish Community from nursery through the eighth grade.
Chabad Israeli Community Of GTA: Toronto, Canada (Popularity: ): Website of the Chabad Israeli Community of the Greater Toronto Area (GTA). Contains information and teachings of the Chabad Philosophies and general Jewish learnings in English and Hebrew. Stories, Chassidus and news.
Keshet: The Jewish Scene (Popularity: ): Cleveland based Jewish radio program featuring;community updates, interviews, call-ins, Israeli news and Torah, various types of music and a live webcast.
Jewish Jewelry Israel (Popularity: ): Jewish jewelry Israel - Estischoice.com is an online store that provides a wide selection of all types of Jewish Gifts, Jewish ritual items and more at competitive prices. Which are modern and unique designed by Israeli Artists.
Jewish T Shirts (Popularity: ): Israeli Tee, a place for men and women Jewish t shirts, hoodies and Jewish long shirts. New Jewish shirts and t-shirts design every week. Check them out!
Jewish Media Resources (Popularity: ): Provides information about Orthodox, Ultra-orthodox, and Hasidic Jews in Israel.
Jewish Peace Fellowship (Popularity: ): Jewish voice in the peace community and a peace voice in the Jewish community. A nondenominational Jewish organization committed to active nonviolence as a means of resolving conflict, drawing on Jewish traditional sources within the Torah, the Talmud, and contemporary peacemaking sages.
Urim Publications (Popularity: ): Israeli publisher and seller of English language Jewish books, including Jewish law and modernity, spiritual and meditative works, women in Judaism, original and classic Torah commentaries, Zionism, modern biographies, Jewish thought, and children's stories.