A crisis of faith is not a pre-requisite - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Moises
    • 24.01.14 | 22:52 (IST)

    It is not necessary to speak about questions of faith when making this argument. Even if a Haredi in Israel believes in that version of Judaism, it would seem to me that the economics of his/her situation are really the main reason that change is needed. Haredim need to have equal opportunity in employment if Israel can remain a first world country - and this inevitably would mean a certain rebellion (or outside imposition) against the mentality and leaders of this community, since they dont't seem capable of facing the difficult choices the modern world requires.

    from the article: Beyond black and white: Life isn't easy for Israeli Haredim who want out
    First published 16:09 23.01.14 | Last updated 16:09 23.01.14
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