Ultra-Orthodox host mega-rally in U.S. for a more kosher Internet

21.05.2012                      29.Ijar. 5772                    Jom Kippur Katan; Tag 44 des Omer

Jüdische Welt:

Ultra-Orthodox host mega-rally in U.S. for a more kosher Internet

Campaign uses Twitter and Facebook while condemning nature of the Web, promote use of filtering technology.

Tens of thousands of ultra-Orthodox men attended a mega-rally in New York on Sunday to discuss the dangers posed by the Internet. The event took place at the Citi Field Stadium in Queens, New York, home of the Mets.
After years of oft-flouted rabbinic bans on Internet use, a group of both Hasidic and non-Hasidic rabbis presented a novel a approach on sunday. More than 40,000 Orthodox Jewish men were expected to attend; women were not invited….