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    • I was there
    • 12.11.10 | 22:04 (IST)

    Talk about rewriting history! Strasler says that there were only 400 yeshiva students until 1977. I was an American yeshiva student in Israel in 1973, and there were 400 in the Ponevez yeshiva alone! What about Mir, Chevron, Beis Hatalmud, Itri and a dozen other yeshivas that all had triple digit student populations?

    from the article: The guilty party has been found: Ben-Gurion
    First published 02:44 12.11.10 | Last updated 02:44 12.11.10
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