American Jewry, antisemitism

Orthodox Leaders, Community, Respond to NYT Chassidic Yeshivas Hit Piece

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In response to what can only be called a highly antisemitic NY Times article on Chassidic yeshivas, many Jews are speaking out. Note that not all are religious—it’s just that they recognize antisemitism when they see it. The danger is real, with the progressive wing of the Democratic Party pushing a socialist, anti-religion agenda. It is not far-fetched to imagine yeshivas threatened with closure, if they don’t agree to a dictat of impossible and improper changes to the curriculum.

If you’re wondering where you can see these responses to the hit piece, the place to be is Twitter. Here are two of my favorite responses: