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    • Michael N
    • 21.12.10 | 13:06 (IST)

    The ultra Orthodox community, willingly and intentionally sequestered itself from the 'Zionist' state which they loath, cheat , undermine and use. The very fact that Bnei-Brak has a thriving 'black' economy speaks for itself- no income tax to the state which subsidizes tens of thousands of them. No one outside their community forces these loafers to study a 'difficult and complex', but totally irrelevant codex of laws. The ultra Orthodox, have developed an 'educational' system that from the outset separates the young from the rest of the Israeli community. The onus is on them, and them alone.

    from the article: Let's invite the ultra-Orthodox to join Israeli society
    First published 01:48 21.12.10 | Last updated 01:48 21.12.10
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