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Chabad Hassidism

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Child Abuse Allegations Plague the Hasidic Community
Set on a leafy stretch of Eastern Parkway in Crown Heights, Oholei Torah is one of the most important institutions in the Chabad movement's global yeshiva network and one of the largest of the dozens of Chabad schools in Brooklyn, with nearly 2,000 ...
Chabad emissaries to India name son for murdered Mumbai rabbi
The newborn son of the emissaries at the Chabad House in Mumbai, India, was named after Rabbi Gavriel Holtzberg, who was murdered in the same building where the circumcision took place.
Judge orders psychiatric assessment of alleged molester during extradition hearing
During the course of the commission, rabbis affiliated with the Chabad-Lubavitch hassidic movement testified, causing shock waves throughout the Jewish world.
Hebron matriarch Menuha Rochel still inspires 128 years later
The Cohens are a husband-and- wife team that head Chabad of Hebron, and live in the same building where Menuha Rochel did much of the same job in the mid to late 19th century. It is the first Chabad house in Israel and the first outside Europe.
Forthright or ideologue? Jews split on Scalia's legacy
A typical instance of divided reactions was in his 1992 dissent to the ruling that New York State had overreached in creating a separate school district for the Hassidic enclave of Kiryas Joel. In it, he referred to Rabbi Joel Teitelbaum, ...

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