This story is an indictment of the Haredi culture and value system. The - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Runner1983
    • 01.05.13 | 18:15 (IDT)

    prime responsibility of any parent is to provide financial security to his or her children, NOT rely on someone else to fulfill this responsibility, AND provide an education in secular subjects so they can be gainfully employed as adults. This is a human value the world over. If the haredi rabbis permitted haredi children to be educated in secular subjects and not to be so disconnected from the world around them, this would be a non-issue.

    from the article: Israel's ultra-Orthodox are unequipped for equal opportunity
    First published 19:17 30.04.13 | Last updated 19:17 30.04.13
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