the responses are sadder than the article - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • shmuel
    • 20.05.07 | 10:36 (IDT)

    Everyone is so upset that the Gerrer chasidim shut off their children from the internet, as though they are now abandoned to the middle ages. I (although not charedi), choose to have no internet connection in my house, and I live a rather modern life without it. To me, it is more sad to see how the general secular public ignores the risks and and danger that the internet poses to our children, and rather just blames the Charedim for their response to the danger (even if you don't agree with it). Filth and the destruction of the education of our children does not equal modernity!!!!!!

    from the article: Ultra-Orthodox Jewish group declares war on computers
    First published 00:00 20.05.07 | Last updated 00:00 20.05.07
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