Haredi

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Noun1.Haredi - any of several sects of Orthodox Judaism that reject modern secular culture and many of whom do not recognize the spiritual authority of the modern state of Israel
Jewish Orthodoxy, Orthodox Judaism - Jews who strictly observe the Mosaic law as interpreted in the Talmud
religious order, religious sect, sect - a subdivision of a larger religious group
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Certainly, for many years now, criticisms have been leveled at leaders of a more inclusive Orthodoxy by the Agudas HaRabonim, a group of rabbis associated with Haredi Judaism.
Thank God, Haredi Judaism, which doesn't participate in elections, has no share in any of this.
1) In this paper, I will deal with the issue of same-sex desire in Haredi Judaism only in the broader context of the film's treatment of Haredi masculinity.
I'm glad Blodget realized that Haredi Judaism is an ultra-Orthodox form of a diverse religion, and while they may be the most visually recognizable Jews for their traditional attire, their black cloaks and round hats are not symbolic of an entire religion (like, say, the Star of David is) as his choice of photo implies.