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Extortion In London Girl Schools: “Girls At Home Crying”
London’s Chareidi community is up in arms after it was discovered that 16 girls weren’t accepted to any of the local schools. Headmaster demanding thousands of British pounds in return for letting the girls into school
Yackov Farber , 26 May 2017 00:40 (Israel time)
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Sixteen girls from the local Chareidi community in Golders Green London, have not been accepted to any of the local girl schools. Two of local Rabbonim that have assisted young boys in getting into chaderim at the beginning of the year, took upon themselves to resolve issue as well.

Three local schools are quarreling amongst themselves, each claiming they don’t have room for additional students. One of the school told the Rabbonim and Askanim who are involved, “If you want us to accept 6 out of the 16 girls, we are demanding 150,000 pounds” equivalent to about 700,000 Nis.

The other two schools claim that they have no room, but if the first school takes in 6 students, they will accept the rest.

The community in London is appalled on what is going on, and some are claiming that it’s a case of extortion. One parent whose daughter has not been accepted to school told “Bechadrei Chareidm”, there is no problem with the girls, it’s just an opportunity for a certain school to squeeze money. It is not a story of parents with a smartphone, it’s a game off the back of very young girls who are sitting at home and crying”.

The parent further shared, “at first they told us weird stories; of lack of space, then they claimed that the girls suffered from severe social problems. When we proved that all the allegations were false, they said that the girls would be accepted, but it all depended on the school that was asking for money.

Where do they expect the Rabbanim and Asaknim to bring them such an enormous sum? Should we scratch the walls? It’s like what would happen in the past, when a Poritz would throw a Jew into a pit, and would only release him when he received money.”
“Bechadrei Chareidim” was also notified that Rabbonim from the community, Harav Halperin Shlit”a and Harav Greenberg Shlit”a, met with the school principals and demanded that the torment of the girls stop. The principals responded that they would do everything in their power to rectify the situation.

“Bechadrei Chareidim” contacted the headmaster, that allegedly asked for money to accept the girls, and asked for a response.

The headmaster did not respond.

After waiting 12 hours for a response, “Bechadrei Chareidim” published the story.
After the story received much publicity the headmaster sent a response to “Bechadrei Chareidim”, “Let’s see if you have the courage to publish my response: Thank you for asking me to respond to your article. After reviewing your website, I came to the conclusion that your site is not ‘news’ nore ‘Chareidi’, and we do not wish to respond to the article you published. The people that read your site, and others that like it, are not looking for the truth; so let them believe whatever you feed them”.

“Bechadrei Chareidim” was told that there doesn’t seem to be a way out, other than giving in to the demand and paying the 700,000 NIS.

One of the Askanim involved shared with the writer of this article that, “the headmaster claims that he needs the money to open up new classes and hire new teachers, that’s why he is asking for the money”.

The British Jewish media was shocked to discover the story-which “Bechadrei Chareidim” exposed- and tried to get a response from the Chareidi community, and the school that is demanding the money.

As of now, none of the school’s faculty members agreed to comment.

A number of parents whose girls attend the three schools told “Bechadrei Chareidim”, “people here are sacred to speak with the local media because they fear that their name will leak out and their daughters will be thrown out of school. But they have no problem to be interviewed by the media in Israel”.

After the first article was published, dozens of parents and Askanim contacted the writer of this article and asked that he not relent from pursuing this story.

This article is a translated synopsis of the two articles that appeared on this story.

Translated By Eli B.
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 12:03 PM 5/24/2017

קראתי איפה שהמשיח יגיע בקרוב והוא יסדר קודם כל את עיניין הפאה של נשות ישראל. ידוע שיש בילבול עצום בנוגע לפאות החדשות והיפות שכל פוסקי הדור אסרוה, קראתי ושמעתי את הרב אלישיב בוכה בכי מרות על נשים צדקניות שטועות בזה. בנוסף אחת סיפרה שכשבעלה ניפטר הוא בא לה בחלום עייף ועצוב, סיפר לה שכל מה שהוא עשה בעולם הזה, והשכר לזה נילקח ממנו לגמרי, כל התורה כל החסדים כל המצות וכו', הכל הכל… מישום שנתן לה ללכת בפאה נכרית,,,

בנות ישראל בפנים הם באמת צדיקות אך יצר הרע הזה גוסס ומביס את כולן וכל אחת במשהו אחר, אנחנו נשים צריכות להיתחזק, ובעיניין הפאה-להיתחזק יותר ולהחמיר יותר, כי לא כתוב בתורה שיער של אשה ערווה - אלא שיער ב-אשה ערווה, כך שלא ממש חשוב איזה שיער יש על ראשה, כל עוד זה ניראה איזה שיער, זה ערווה…

יהי רצון שכולנו ניתחזק ונוציא מהבית את המחשבים ובגדים צמודים ופאות של הגוים שאנחנו נשים חרדיות לובשות, ואת היצר הרע שמבלבל אותנו.

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אתם פושעים עם תמונת הכותרת הלא נכונה של בן אדם אחר ומבזים אנשים לא פעם ראשונה 
 1:22 PM 5/24/2017

רוצים להראות תמונה של לונדון שימו תמונה של המלכה, מה הקשר לשים תמונה של בן אדם ואז נכנסים רואים שבכלל לא מדובר עליו.
להוריד מיד

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הוא מתפלל בקהל חסידים       
Dudi 6:54 PM 5/24/2017
כל הכבוד על החשיפה יישר כוחכם 
 1:43 PM 5/24/2017

תמשיכו במלאכה קדושה זו,ותחשפו את כל המנוולים שגורמים לבנות להישאר בבית,והכל במסווה של יר"ש

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יאמנהל, קצת נימוסים אנגליים 
יכ 1:48 PM 5/24/2017

מזה בשביל כסף נטשת את הנימוסיים המטופשים שלכם

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We all know who he is 
Shlomo 2:12 PM 5/24/2017

i feel sorry for all the parents they have to deal with such a governor
I cannot understand why parents even want to sent to a school under him.

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כל הכבוד לו, כתב לכם את האמת 
 2:26 PM 5/24/2017
הוא ידוע כשחצן מכיר אותו מקרוב גר בשכונה שלו, חתיכת טמבל זה מה שהוא 
משה מלונדון 3:53 PM 5/24/2017

צריך לקבל קצת מכות והוא ירגע

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