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    • Eli
    • 27.07.07 | 08:20 (IDT)

    3) Could you perhaps explain the Israeli school system a bit better? Us ignorant Americans aren't at all used to *choosing* where our children go to school. If the Haredi schools really offer better secular educations than the national or national-religious schools, it makes me wonder too why the State schools don't adapt. 4) I would call such a country America. Consider yourselves lucky that your school tax dollars can fund an education at any accredited school. Thanks for explaining everything, because I have to wonder how the Apocalypse of the Haredi Majority could ever really happen. Eventually, some Haredi kids will secularize or secular couples will produce more children or perhaps a new drive to pull in olim will happen as a last resort. I don't understand how Israel could ever mire itself in a non-functioning ideology in which nobody grows any food, pumps any water, cures any sick people, or manufactures any products. People wouldn't let it happen.

    from the article: The Sicarii of the Third Temple
    First published 00:00 26.07.07 | Last updated 00:00 26.07.07
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