Beit Shemesh , utra ortodox extremism - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Cees Kuijlaars
    • 27.12.11 | 18:56 (IST)

    The story about the (hopefully) few extremists in Beth Shemesh was in our Dutch newspaper this morning. I found it extremely worrying. A lot of people in the Metherlands still feel very positively about the State of Israel, not about its politics which seem foolish occasionnally. Last week there was a report in our media about laws waiting to be passed in the Knesset which (the laws) in effect pose a large threat to the freedom off the press. I was happy to read in Haaretz that a lot of orthodox people do not agree withe teh extremists. Raise your voice, address the governement, make sure you are heared in foreign media, PLease. I know that some (a lot?) utra orthodox men refuse to wrk. Hod do they support there household, where do they "find"an income? Regards and respect Cees Kuijlaars

    from the article: Ultra-Orthodox Jews ask Israeli media to help rid them of extremists
    First published 00:28 27.12.11 | Last updated 00:28 27.12.11
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