Wednesday, September 21, 2011

Chareidi extremists demonstrate in Beit Shemesh

Hundreds of ultra-Orthodox residents of Beit Shemesh staged a demonstration Tuesday evening outside a religious girls' school in the city, in protest of the Education Ministry's decision to open the school near haredi neighborhoods.  [...]

In spite of the organizers' hopes that the protest would be attended by all haredi factions in Beit Shemesh, the only ones who arrived were the "extremists" identified with the struggle, as well as dozens of haredi children. [...]

1 comment :

  1. Recipients and PublicitySeptember 22, 2011 at 12:37 AM

    Mi barosh?

    Who are the real "leaders" behind these demonstrations? They should come out to the fore and lead from the front so that they can be seen and held accountable rather than send waves of anonymous demonstrators who may get their heads bashed by the police, ch"v while the "leaders" relax behind the front.

    If there are in fact no real leaders of these demonstrations besides trouble-makers and rabble-rousers, then the "real" leaders should make themselves heard, have the courage of their convictions, and either condemn or praise the demonstrations.


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