May 14th, 2014
Episode 181 of 806 episodes
"People under the influence of cults is similar to that we observe in addicts. Typical behaviour for both includes draining bank accounts, neglecting children, destroying relations with family and losing interest in anything except the drug or cult." -Keith Henson Israel Irenstein escaped an ultra-conservative Hasidic Jewish sect known as Ger, only to find himself starting fresh in modern society. Here's the story of how he did it and how he helps others who wish to do the same. In this episode: -Going from Ger Hassidic Judaism to a non-religious life -Just what we mean by 'extreme' when it comes to the religion referenced on the show -Learning behavior and dating from scratch as an adult with an extremely conservative background and mindsets -Growing up not knowing the difference between men and women (seriously) -Israel's arranged marriage -Escaping the hassidic community -Transition into modern life and helping others do the same. You’ll also like: The Art of Charm Toolbox Best of The Art of Charm Podcast HELP US SPREAD THE WORD! If you dug this episode,please subscribe in iTunes and write us a review!This is what helps us stand out from all the fluff out there. Ways to subscribe to The Art of Charm Click here to subscribe via iTunes Click here to subscribe via RSS You can also subscribe via Stitcher FEEDBACK + PROMOTION Hit us up with your comments and guest suggestions. We read EVERYTHING. Download the FREEAoC app for iPhone Email [email protected] Give us a call at 888.413.7177 Stay Charming!