Hasidic Girl Band Bans Men From Shows

The Bulletproof Stockings score their biggest gig yet--no boys allowed.

08/06/2014 - 20:00
Staff Writer

It’s girls’ night out, no boys allowed.

That’s what the sign over the Lower East side rock venue, Arlene’s Grocery, will read tonight, when the Hasidic all-girl rock band Bulletproof Stockings hits the stage.

All-girl rock Hasidic rockband Bulletproof Stockings performs at Yeshiva University's Stern College. YUObserver.org

Five Haredi Men Indicted For Attacking Gay Black Man In Brooklyn

04/23/2014 - 20:00

Five haredi Orthodox Jewish men were indicted for attacking a gay black man in Brooklyn.

NYC Drops Suit Against Hasidic Stores Over Dress Codes

01/21/2014 - 19:00

New York City dropped a lawsuit against seven Hasidic-owned stores in Brooklyn that posted dress codes for shoppers.

More on the Case of the Missing Hillary

Reading the comments and emails on Rabbi Jason Miller's Jewish Week  blog about the Yiddish-language newspaper that Photoshopped out Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and White House terrorism official Audrey Tomason from an official photo, I've been struck with how many readers, choking on outrage, seemed to blame the Jewish Week.

How could we do it, many fumed?  We should be ashamed.

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