Category Archives: Hasidim

Many Hasidic Jews In New York Can’t Speak English

In the third part of his Torah in Motion lecture series on the Ben Ish Chai, Marc Shapiro says: “Students need to be given training so that they can earn a living. He also says that is important for the … Continue reading

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Hasidim Don’t Tell You How To Change Your Jewish Practice

In his part one lecture on the Ben Ish Chai for Torah in Motion, Marc Shapiro says: “Anyone over 30 knows how different things are today than when we were growing up… We are accustomed to thinking that this sort … Continue reading

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Hasidim Object To Idol-Worshiping Pope Dancing

Hasids Object To Video Of ‘Idol-Worshipping’ Pope Dancing https://t.co/Mck8wGYPNu — The Forward (@jdforward) May 12, 2017 Jewish journalist Alanna Schubach wants to bring multiculturalism to the noble Japanese, ending millennia of tradition and homogeneity. pic.twitter.com/X4VYvQ1psu — Andrew Joyce (@AJOccidental) May … Continue reading

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The Fear Of Seeming Gay

When a buddy went out to the desert with a friend to look at the wild flowers in bloom, he had to explain it as something gay. With homosexuality celebrated, many of the classy things men used to do, such … Continue reading

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First Hasidic Woman Elected As Brooklyn Civil Court Judge

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A mother of six has become the first Hasidic woman to become a civil court judge in Brooklyn. CBS2’s Magdalena Doris reports Rachel Freier broke barriers after grabbing nearly 41 percent of votes in the 5th … Continue reading

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