The new haredim
March 2, 2017 18:17
Technology and economic realities are having a profound impact on the
haredi community. Will the resulting changes make it weaker or stronger?
(photo credit:TOMER ZMORA)
‘The Israeli haredi world is undergoing enormous changes. In 10 years it’ll be something else entirely,” predicts social activist Racheli Ibenbuim.There is a general consensus among young haredim that we are living through a major transformation in the history of the ultra-Orthodox community.