Are Hasidic Williamsburg Swimming Pool Rules Separating Men and Women Legal? | BK Live

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Are Hasidic Williamsburg Swimming Pool Rules Separating Men and Women Legal? | BK Live

Hasidic Judaism bars men and women from swimming together but at a public pool in Williamsburg, does religious freedom outweigh gender discrimination?

Here to answer that and more are Ezra Friedlander, Hasidic Community Citizen; New York Civil Liberties Union Senior Staff Attorney, Erin Beth Harris; and Gothamist writer Emma Whitford.


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