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Abby Stein wanted nothing to do with God after she left her Hasidic community. But she soon realized that something was missing from her life.
It's great to be part of a community. In a community, such as the various Jewish communities, you have people to turn to, who will mobilize for you and share your joys and your challenges. Except when you don't.
"It was absolutely devastating," former Hasidic Jew Shulem Deen said.
But despite comparatively better access to education, women who leave the Hasidic world can find themselves deeply vulnerable
While Crombie is an ardent advocate for his community, he says ultra-Orthodox people face obstacles in the high-tech world
(Reuters) - A bitter mayoral race in a town that has become a symbol of religious and political divisions in Israel ended
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Ultra-Orthodox Jewish protesters attacked three buses in Beit Shemesh, a city 30 miles west of Jerusalem, in response to
Religious traditions change radically across time and space. Let Orthodox theology worship the idol of godly and cultural immutability. Modernist theology demands a more sophisticated engagement.
For his part, Rabbi Padwa reportedly told Channel 4 in a statement that the "Jewish community considers the safety and protection