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Mayor of Beit Shemesh Blames Police and School for Problems

This morning, the mayor of Beit Shemesh, Moshe Abutbul, gave an interview (Hebrew) on Galei Tzahal.  Why was there rioting the other night?  The police didn’t know how to handle the situation.  Why are some fanatic ultra-orthodox attacking little girls?  It’s an unnecessary provocation to put the school in their neighborhood.  What he doesn’t get […]

Speech by Hadassa Margolese at Beit Shemesh Rally

Below is the video of the speech by Hadassa Margolese at tonight’s demonstration in Beit Shemesh against religious coercion, fansticism, violence, etc. Hadassa is the mother of Naama, the young girl who was featured in this Israel Channel Two newscast.

IBA English News Report about Beit Shemesh-Dec. 26, 2011

News Report about Beit Shemesh with Subtitles

Below is the news report that has been the most talked about item in Israel since Friday night. Thanks for the hard work that went into adding subtitles.

Beit Shemesh, Bibi, and Dwight D. Eisenhower

The following news report was broadcast on Friday in Israel. To say the least it is nauseating. For those who can’t understand the Hebrew, it is about the situation in Beit Shemesh where some ultra-Orthodox think that it is OK to spit on little girls and to call them and their mothers whores and sluts. […]

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