I admire Lila Kagedan's resolve and commitment but insisting on a title to break a barrier for women will serve only to divide us further.
The Pew study provides a stark picture of the disintegration of American Jewry--with the exception of the Orthodox.
I disagree with Bayme's equating Modern Orthodoxy with the left but I agree that the left should be restored as a viable choice within Orthodox Jewry
Until Palestinians start focusing on helping themselves instead of hurting us, nothing will change.
Average annual Jewish day school tuition grades K-12=$15,000; average Catholic school tuition=$3,383
Trump has exponentially surpassed all expectations and is on a path to win the Republican nomination
The problem in much of Charedi education is insisting ALL young men should strive to be THE Gadol.
Open Orthodoxy wants to dispense with brahca shelo asani isha or believe Chazal guilty of misogyny
Originalists,as Scalia called them, follow the constitution just as its framers originally intended
All candidates pledge support of Israel but relations will most improve with a Republican like Rubio
How disappointing it is that a declaration made about Jewish ethics in Jewish leadership is needed.
Should young people be advised to marry before they are ready just to solve the shidduch crisis?
If it were up to me, I'd evacuate all of Chevron’s Jews & consider doing the same in Kiryat Arba
Hillary wants to be the first woman to be President more than she wants to be President.
Why does being a religious Jew – especially a Charedi Jew make one happier and live longer?
Are there situations when Orthodox rabbis can interact with heterodox rabbis or enter their space?
There is apparently one Torah for Jews in America, and one for Jews in Israel.
Can it be that every Muslim is so heartless as to cheer murder? It often seems the case among Arabs.
Should US allow in refugees or deny entry to them because a suicide bomber might come in with them?
Eschewing labels, Lord Sacks prefers the term "Jews Engaged with the World"(JEW)to Modern Orthodox
Is the Judaism commitment by young women in her community so shallow they'd leave if disappointed?!
Advocates argue, since today's semicha is different, we should not fear ordaining women as Rabbis
Who can forget that vile handshake between Rabin & Arafat? A handshake forced upon Rabin by Clinton
There are Arab Muslims like Lucy Aharish. Probably a lot more than most of us realize. Fortunately.
At YU, Torah's the 'Ikkar' but 'Mada' is close behind, it is to be valued & studied; it's YU’s motto