Hasidic Jews

Sephardi leader Rabbi Joseph Dweck says Belz driving ban makes women feel inferior

By JC Reporter, June 1, 2015

The leader of the Sephardi community in Britain has called the Belz ban on women driving “deeply upsetting” and against Torah.


Satmars claim WhatsApp destroys their community

By Daniel Easterman, February 7, 2014

Leaders of New York's Satmar Chasidic sect have expressed alarm over the impact of the social media messaging service WhatsApp on their community.

The strictly Orthodox group banned its members from using Facebook and other social media platforms in 2012.