The privileged relationship of the US and Israel is often questioned. One justification is that the Israelis are civilized Europeans and the Arabs are barbarous zealots. This claim is difficult to maintain as nonsecular parts of Israel isolate themselves and pervert Israeli society. Ultra Orthodox is as foreign to Americans as Islam. These folks are sowing the seeds of their own demise.
Bennett, Deri expected to resign from Knesset, remain in cabinet under new 'Norwegian Law’ (Haaretz)
from the article: When modesty and ultra-Orthodox Jews collide