Haredi 'Shakers'? Cud work?.. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Aaron Allen
    • 29.12.11 | 18:48 (IST)

    Our Statesider 'Shaker' sect kept apart [gender-wise]. They spent much of their time in [separated] worship and making very functional furniture and other crafts. As the sect progressed[?] it produced no children and grew mostly thru conversions. Finally, their sparce communities [who lived in common buildings] passed- on, leaving their sacred music and practical arts. What will the Haredim leave? If they have ANY values or worth they need to let us know and take their place in the greater society?..They cud start by stopping spit- ting upon and insulting women and children?..Aaron Allen...

    from the article: Israeli 8-year-old returns to school for first time since accosted by Haredi men
    First published 11:52 29.12.11 | Last updated 11:52 29.12.11
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