Monthly Archives: December 2011

From Midat Hasid to Midat S’dom

In about an hour, thousands of people will converge on Beit Shemesh to protest the behavior of certain self-styled Haredim who have been polarizing the community.  They and their fellow fanatics have recently dominated the headlines in the Israeli media … Continue reading

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