what they eat, spend, waste (time) and indulge. they reel against any of their tribesmen who display control over physical and spiritual excesses. while there have been always few members who rebel, today, under the false banner of 'democracy', some descendents of our great people have descended into a low moral state. Lucky they live in Israel and at least know the aleph-bet vs. those outside the country. Good news- more people are returning to the fold and slowly ascending to the levels worthy of being considered 'chosen' to accept the Torah and mitzvot as their life's purpose. Seeing how Haaretz is now doing a fashion column on Jewish garb, perhaps this scarf will be worn by some real self-hating Jews who will not even want to be seen walking among their own brethren- this is what shows up in at least biased words if not in the latest fashion trends.
from the article: This year in Uman: Hasids don 'veils' en route to Rabbi Nachman's tomb