Thursday, November 03, 2011

Today's Must Read

A student at YU has written a powerful and cogent argument against the idealization of Hasidut at his college. I sympathize with some of his complaints, and agree with the overall thrust of his arguments. I also think its a scandal that YU Rabbis, alumni and administrators kowtow in front of Rebbes who openly disrespect YU, and I fully agree with his remarks about the dysfunction within the Hasidic community.

Read: Chassidism: The Truth, by Yitzchak Pinkesz

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