Anti-Gay Marriage Rabbi Spits on Lesbian Rabbi After She Touches Him


There was a rowdy and crowded marriage equality protest and counter-protest at the Capitol yesterday, where at one point Rockland County Orthodox hasidim clashed with gay marriage advocates. Rabbi Sharon Kleinbaum kept cutting off the Orthodox group to show her own sign and eventually slings her arm around one man’s shoulder, smiling, and ignoring his beliefs that men should not touch women they are not related to. He flips out and spits repeatedly down at her while shouting, “You are not a Jew!” No one comes out looking good. [Times Union via Jezebel]