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Why Religion is Evil: A Primer

That this should be a necessary post is mind boggling: the reasons religion per se is evil are jaw-droppingly obvious.

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Religion

Rockland's Ed Day, Ramapo's Michael Speech, and Rabbi Chaim Schabes - Voices of Reason: The Measles and a Misguided Gathering in Monsey.

To the People Who Organized this Travesty of a Gathering, to the Owners of this Hall Who Allowed It, You Should be Paying the Bills for Anyone who Gets Sick! 1,391 more words

Hasidim

The make-up of Cote Saint-Luc continues to evolve in interesting ways. In this fascinating report by the Canadian Jewish News we learn about the influx of some Hasidic families from Outremont and their warm welcome into Cote Saint-Luc.

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Playing with Human Life, Biological Warfare and the Ultra-Orthodox - Lawsuit for the Right Harm Others

Biological warfare: Williamsburg residents sue city for right to not vaccinate

Five Williamsburg residents are fighting for the right to not vaccinate themselves and their children amid a growing measles outbreak in Brooklyn, filing suit against the Department of Health in an effort to quash an emergency health declaration that slaps unvaccinated locals with stiff fines.

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The Satmar's Uncharitable Wars of Attrition, Satmar v. Chabad - The Attack on a Chabad Synagogue, Not a Very Jewish Thing to do

SATMAR YESHIVA ATTACKING NY CHABAD SYNAGOGUE IN FIERCE LEGAL BATTLE

A Chabad synagogue in Seagate, New York is under attack by a yeshiva connected to the Satmar Hassidic group, which was renting a space in the synagogue, according to CrownHeights.info.

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