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Hasidic Jews and Ultra-Orthodox Judaism – ThoughtCo

| September 26, 2017

by Lisa Katz Updated September 20, 2017 In general, Orthodox Jews are followers who believe in a fairly strict observance of the rules and teachings of the Torah, as compared to the more liberal practices of members of modern Reform Judaism. Within the group known as Orthodox Jews, however, there are degrees of conservatism

A widowed Hasidic father faces a custody battle in the New …

| September 20, 2017

Photo: Federica Valabrega/A24 B+ Joshua Z. Weinstein Menashe Lustig, Ruben Niborski, Yoel Weisshaus In limited release July 28 Before making the film Menashe, documentarian Joshua Weinstein donned a yarmulke and explored Brooklyns Borough Park, getting to know the stories and personalities of New Yorks Hasidic Jews. That was the easy part of the process.

After Drowning, Rockland Fights Over Hasidic Ambulance Company Protocols –

| August 24, 2017 After Drowning, Rockland Fights Over Hasidic Ambulance Company Protocols After Drowning, Rockland Fights Over Hasidic Ambulance Company Protocols.

Hasidic family drama ‘Menashe’ hits universal notes – St. Louis … – St. Louis Jewish Light

| August 24, 2017

Menashe is a heartfelt Yiddish-language drama about a widowed Hasidic father trying to regain custody of his son.

This Hasidic Picture Book Teaches Children About Sexual Abuse – Forward

| August 24, 2017

If you walk into Monseys Evergreen kosher supermarket, somewhere among the extensive schnitzel varieties and Shabbos candy treats, youll see a single childrens book for sale. Zai Gezunt! is the Yiddish translation of Artscrolls Lets Stay Safe, written by Bracha Goetz and illustrated by Tova Leff, a picture book that talks about childrens safety of all kinds: crossing the road, fire emergencies, bicycle caution

Fleischmanns Hasidic hotel owners in feud with residents –

| August 23, 2017

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Hasidic Nonprofit In Crown Heights Busted For Running Illegal Hotel – Forward

| August 23, 2017

An Hasidic charity whose stated mission is to help the impoverished has been operating an illegal hotel in Brooklyn and charging up to $300 a night.

Officials at hasidic school caught embezzling millions – Arutz Sheva

| August 20, 2017

The administrators allegedly took millions from a federal program that was intended to feed needy children. Tzvi Lev, 20/08/17 09:16 | updated: 11:55 A pair of top administrators in a well-known hasidic high school were indicted Thursday for conspiracy to commit mail and wire fraud and four counts of mail fraud. The pair had been arrested in May for allegedly pocketing millions from a program intended to feed needy people

Former Hasidic School Officials Indicted in Meal-Fraud Scheme, Feds Say – DNAinfo

| August 18, 2017

FBI agents previously raided the UTA Central Yeshiva at 76 Rutledge St.

‘Menashe’ gives us rare insight into Brooklyn’s Hasidic culture –

| August 16, 2017

The mix of fiction and documentary that takes us inside a Hasidic community in Brooklyn in Menashe turns out to be something of a double-edged sword. Director Joshua Z

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