Meet the Anglo Olim Living in Eretz Yisroel Forum Leader
Rabbi Yaacov Haber
Rabbi Yaacov Haber has been a leading force in Jewish Education for over 30 years. He was a founding trustee of AJOP, the Association of Jewish Outreach Professionals, the founder and director of the Torah Center of Buffalo, the founder...
We love Israel and are so glad we made Aliya. But we find the rough and tumble nature of Israeli politics and the demonstrations by religious people to be disturbing on so many levels.
We both were raised in communities where shalom, tolerance and mutual respect were paramount. How do we explain this to our kids? How do we process it ourselves?
We imagine that you are more troubled by all of this than we are, but we would be grateful for your thoughts and perspective on this.