Students Molested in Australian Girls’ Yeshiva

Sexual molestation of students by teachers is an extraordinarily damaging breach of trust. For years, it was considered the sort of problem Jews just didn’t have. And when stories of abuses by male teachers and rabbis were reported (some of them for the first time in the pages of Lilith), it was a stunning blow. Now the Jewish community must acknowledge allegations of sexual abuse of ultra-Orthodox girls by their female principal.

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