The Hidden Pluralism of the Haredi Jewish World
Led by guest speaker: Rabbi Avi Shafran
Director of Public Affairs for the Haredi National Organization Agudath Israel of America.
Rabbi Avi Shafran serves as the Director of Public Affairs for the Haredi National Organization Agudath Israel of America. He writes a weekly column for Hamodia, contributes regularly to Haaretz and Forward, and is the author of five books, including a collection of essays entitled "It's all in the Angle" (Judaica Press).
Ordained by the late Rabbi Yaakov Yitzchok Ruderman of the Ner Israel Rabbinical College in Baltimore and a student of the late Rabbi Yaakov Weinberg, Rabbi Shafran served as a high school teacher and principal for nearly 20 years before joining Agudath Israel in 1994.
Lecture held on Tuesday, November 1, 2016 at 8pm in the Manzulli Boardroom of Foundation Hall.