Brooklyn Eagle: Opinions & observations: Amid COVID-19 spike in ultra-Orthodox areas, history may explain reluctance to restrictions


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A spike in coronavirus cases in several Orthodox Jewish areas of New York has prompted state and city authorities to impose new localized restrictions aimed at halting the spread. On Oct. 5, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced that nearly 100 public schools and 200 private schools in 20 ZIP codes – many of which […]

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