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Closed Society: January 12, 2013

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Palestinians assaulted Haredi Jews in Jerusalem, throwing snow balls at them and stealing their hats. (Youtube)

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January 12th, 2013 at 1:54 pm

Closed Society: December 26, 2011

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Haredim from Beit Shemesh smashed the display window of a lingerie store in town.

(Hebrew)

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December 26th, 2011 at 10:42 am

Closed Society: November 27, 2011

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Two Haredi women who declared their candidacy for the councils of the Haredi neighborhoods Geula and Mea Shearim in Jerusalem were forced to quit the race following pressure placed on them by community leaders.

(Hebrew)

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November 27th, 2011 at 1:18 pm

Closed Society: November 20, 2011

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President Shimon Peres has stated that Haredim should be allowed to work in gender segregated workplaces.

(Hebrew)

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November 20th, 2011 at 6:24 pm