Ultra-Orthodox Code Writers Help Israel Ease Tech Labor Shortage

  • Software shop Ravtech teaches devout Jews high-tech skills
  • Nudging isolated community into nation's economic mainstream

Source: Ravtech

Itzik Friedland, an ultra-Orthodox father of three from Tel Aviv, had an audacious request for the rabbis he respected. Would it be OK if he learned computer coding and started work as a software developer?

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