Hassidic leader nixes Poland trips over Holocaust Law

Hassidic leader nixes Poland trips over Holocaust Law

Gerrer Rebbe tells students to avoid traveling to Poland for yahrzeit of due to Holocaust censorship law.Tzvi Lev, 3/8/2018, 4:31 PM
Gur Hassidic movement bans emergency responders

Gur Hassidic movement bans emergency responders

Gur bans members from volunteering as paramedics or with police department, warns children of volunteers will be removed from school.David Rosenberg, 1/16/2018, 10:03 AM
Lapid in Arad: Battle not over religion, but over money

Lapid in Arad: Battle not over religion, but over money

Yair Lapid visits Arad and attacks haredi minister: 'It's ridiculous that a minister would attend a violent rally.'Tzvi Lev, 9/14/2017, 3:09 PM
Haredi and secular Jews clash violently in Arad

Haredi and secular Jews clash violently in Arad

Gur hasidim and secular Jews clash violently in the southern city of Arad Saturday night.Tzvi Lev, 9/10/2017, 8:13 AM
'It's worth being arrested or killed for Jerusalem's liberation'

'It's worth being arrested or killed for Jerusalem's liberation'

Rabbi Shlomo Goren tried to persuade Motta Gur to break into Old City before order was issued: 'If they arrest you, I go to jail with you.'Mordechai Sones, 8/21/2017, 7:08 PM
Battle over Arad synagogue continues

Battle over Arad synagogue continues

Residents claim synagogue was unfairly taken over by newcomers, while haredi leaders accuse mayor of targeting their community.Michal Levi, 12/19/2016, 11:15 AM
Arad residents: We want our synagogue back

Arad residents: We want our synagogue back

Arad residents say provocation is result of Gur community's forceful takeover.Chana Roberts, 12/14/2016, 10:41 AM
Arad rabbis stand behind mayor

Arad rabbis stand behind mayor

Arab rabbis stand behind mayor after Litzman declares war on city claiming it embitters haredi population's lives.Ben Shaul, Chana Roberts, 12/14/2016, 8:17 AM
Litzman invites Shaked to Hassidic wedding

Litzman invites Shaked to Hassidic wedding

Justice Minister participates in Gerrer hassidic wedding, in a display of closeness between Shaked and Gerrer MK Yaakov Litzman.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/13/2016, 10:20 PM
Haredi Leadership Denounces Internal Violence

Haredi Leadership Denounces Internal Violence

Badatz comes out strongly against severe violence ascribed to Gur hassidim in Jerusalem.Gil Ronen, 11/9/2011, 9:26 PM