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      Baruch Gordon founded the Arutz Sheva-IsraelNationalNews.com website in 1995 and directed its English Media Department for 14 years. Baruch studied and taught at the Bet El Yeshiva Center, later serving as Dean of its Program for Overseas Students and Program for IDF Veterans. 

      Baruch is certified by the Dor v'Dor Institute to counsel married couples and prepare hatanim for marriage.

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      Av 14, 5771, 8/14/2011

      Social Justice Rallies


      What's it all about? What suddenly happened in Israel that sparked thousands to come out and demonstrate in the streets against the economic situation?
       
      I'll let Chaim the Barber from the development town of Bet Shemesh tell you his take. I happened to be in Bet Shemesh on Friday, and downloaded bushels of hair at the local barber – a barber shop that I've never been to. Chaim the Barber is a Sephardic Jew, representative of the simple working class Israeli.

       

       

      Chaim the Bet Shemesh Barber/Political Commentator
       
      I asked Chaim what he makes of these demonstrations. Here's what he said: