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Are Haredi Orgs Being Singled Out in Israel?

18 Sivan 5773 – May 26, 2013
Just as the IRS targeted conservative groups, according a report, a leaked document states that Israel's Economic Affairs Ministry is targeting Haredi businesses and Yeshivos.

And the Bashing Continues…

15 Sivan 5773 – May 23, 2013
Eliminating all secular studies is taking "Talmud Torah k’neged kulom" to an absurd extreme.

Intermarried Rabbis

14 Sivan 5773 – May 22, 2013
If ritual observance is voluntary and all that counts is ethos, why not just drop the whole charade and just call anyone with an ethical perspective on life a Reform Jew?

Ending Zealotry in the Name of God

13 Sivan 5773 – May 21, 2013
There is a new group of zealots who have taken a cue from the price taggers. They refer to themselves as Torah taggers.

A Haredi Thawing? Oops, Never Mind

12 Sivan 5773 – May 20, 2013
What is really being gained by continuing to force Haredim to stay in the beis medrash full time via a draft that exempts Haredim?

A Crack in the Wall of Haredi Opposition

11 Sivan 5773 – May 19, 2013
If Shas does agree to allow a secular core curriculum in their schools, that will put Ashkenazi Haredi leaders between a rock and a hard place.

The ‘Maharat’: Wonderful Achievement, Bad Idea

8 Sivan 5773 – May 16, 2013
the title rabbi (or its equivalent) is more than about recognition of achievement.

Will the Real Haredi Please Stand Up?

5 Sivan 5773 – May 13, 2013
The issue is not our obligation to listen to our rabbinic leaders. It is about whether we should listen to the rabbinic leaders of others.

The Clash at the Kotel: Where is the Wisdom?

4 Sivan 5773 – May 12, 2013
With all the good intention of Israel’s rabbinic leaders, how could they not see that this was going to happen?

Ner Israel Rosh Yeshiva: Yesh Atid MK Rabbi Dov Lipman ‘Wicked’

1 Sivan 5773 – May 9, 2013
What I do not understand is the harshness of his condemnation.

The Kolko Case: A Stain on Lakewood

29 Iyyar 5773 – May 8, 2013
We are a people whose mandate is Torah observance in all matters - between man and God as well as between man and his fellow man.

Get a Grip: Lapid is not Hitler or a Russian Czar

28 Iyyar 5773 – May 7, 2013
There is only one word that can explain the over the top reaction by Haredi establishment to this: Paranoia.

London’s New Modesty Hotlines

27 Iyyar 5773 – May 6, 2013
I must ask, where is the hotline for victims of sex abuse? Or victims of financial fraud? What are the remedies for the victims? Or the sanctions for the perpetrators?

Intimacy in a Jewish Marriage

26 Iyyar 5773 – May 5, 2013
Sexual dysfunction can take various forms for both men and women. If those statistics are right, it is a much bigger problem that I ever thought.

Lakewood’s $10 Million Coup

23 Iyyar 5773 – May 3, 2013
I, of course, have no problem with such a library. But is this what the State of New Jersey had in mind in approving $10 million dollars to Lakewood?

Stop Deriding Black Hatters!

22 Iyyar 5773 – May 1, 2013
In the spirit of 'elu v’elu' we should just agree to disagree and respect each other’s views and lifestyles as long as they do not impinge on the rights of others.

Is Hatred for Haredim Due to Media Bias?

21 Iyyar 5773 – April 30, 2013
The record number of kipa-wearing Jews in the new Knesset surely shows that secular Jews do not really hate religious Jews.

Holding on to Judaism While Attending University

20 Iyyar 5773 – April 29, 2013
For the vast majority of students who truly want the best of both worlds, I would strongly recommend YU over any Ivy League school.

Is the Chief Rabbinate to Blame?

19 Iyyar 5773 – April 28, 2013
In Israel today, how many of our religious leaders instill pride in being Jewish into the secular public?

The Outreach Revolution

16 Iyyar 5773 – April 26, 2013
Our battles with the Conservative movement are over. They no longer pose a threat to Orthodoxy.

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