Dennis Walcott "stabbed us in the back," Hikind claims. That betrayal? Walcott is trying to stop the haredi destruction of the education of East Ramapo's public school students, almost all of whom are non-Jewish minorities. Hikind also said the "hate" is "only coming from one side, and some people will call it anti-Semitism."
Above: Dov Hikind
Hikind is a race-baiting demagogue. He's also profoundly dishonest, as is Aron Wieder, who is standing to Hikind's left. (On Hikind's right is Rabbi Yosef Chaim Golding, the COO of the haredi umbrella organization Agudath Israel of America.) Because the New York State monitors, including Dennis Walcott, did not have subpoena power or the power to do a forensic audit, it's very difficult if not impossible to prove financial crimes took place in the scandal-plagued haredi-controlled East Ramapo Central School District– even though the available evidence strongly point to it. The state has continually tried to handle this situation as if no actual crimes were committed even though it is clear they likely were. That is what gives thugs like Hikind and Wieder the ability to race bait, to scream anti-Semitism, and to falsely claim true concern for the public school students their actions show they care little to nothing about. And it's long past time for the state of the US Attorney to put a stop to it once and for all: