Rabbi Avi Shafran is identified in the article as serving as Agudath Israel of America’s public affairs director. Agudath Israel is an organization that protects child abusers at the expense of protecting haredi children. Shame on this organization. They do not represent the values of Judaism. People who rather protect their cultural norms rather than project their children can't possibly atone for their sins during Yom Kippur.
Saudi FM: We hope Iran uses sanction relief for development, not nefarious activities (Reuters)
from the article: Why non-Orthodox Judaism is a disaster for Israel