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Chabad’s Long Faustian Bargain With Russia and Putin

After centuries of Tsarist and Soviet repression, the Putin era was a reversal of fortunes for Russian Jews, particularly for Chabad. But Russia's Ukraine war reveals the moral catastrophe of this cosy symbiosis between Putin and his Kremlin Hasidim

Lev Stesin
Lev Stesin
Lev Stesin
Lev Stesin

The Jews, or at least some of them, are in the Kremlin.

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