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The Right Choice

At YU, Torah's the 'Ikkar' but 'Mada' is close behind, it is to be valued & studied; it's YU’s motto

Blaming the Jews

Jews get stabbed in Israel and Sec'y of State Kerry says it’s about the settlements. What nonsense!

Women – and Charedi Publications

Erasing women from the public square sends a very negative message to young girls in that society.

Emes Ve-Emunah: Defining Modern Orthodoxy as Centrism

Modern Orthodoxy adheres to orah and Halacha but embraces secular education, ethics, and culture

Emes Ve-Emunah: The Real Danger and How do Deal with it

Charedi argument that one can get along without internet is being quickly discarded by many Charedim

Emes Ve-Emunah: Normalcy

Judaism's only way for survival is through "normalcy" by the mainstream discrediting the extremes

Emes Ve-Emunah: Is Objectifying Women Human Nature?

In dating women are seen 1st as objects; people 2nd regardless of claims to contrary from any group.

Emes Ve-Emunah: Note to Congress: Vote Down This Deal

No one wants war; sometimes there's no choice. Sometimes it's the lesser of 2 evils. US must prepare

Emes Ve-Emunah: Living Up to the Ideals of Modern Orthodoxy

The ideal of Modern Orthodoxy should be not be viewed as a compromise the way most Charedim view it.

Emes Ve-Emunah: Making Chumros the Minimum Standard

The Halacha of shmirat einayim (guarding one’s eyes) is incumbent on the MAN; it's his obligation

Business Decisions that Negatively Impact the Public

Calling the Jewish Press‘closest thing to a frum English-language weekly’ insults the publication

Can American Jewry Be Saved?

Professor Cohen's quotes statistics proving Reform & Conservative Judaism are in free fall.

Why Do They Leave?

Most that struggle abandon observance altogether. Why did these 3 remain observant?

The Jewish Attitude Towards the Non Jew

Esav Sonei L'Yaakov: Is this how we should think of all non Jews?

Emes Ve-Emunah: Basic Education Will Improve Their Lives

Surprisingly, many Hareidi communities do not advocate full time Kollel study for life as the ideal.

A Schism Removing it from Orthodoxy

The phenomenon pushing limits of Orthodoxy to the extreme left has no chance of becoming mainstream

Emes Ve-Emunah: A Breath of Fresh Air? …or the Winds of Change?

There needs to be clarity about what is & isn’t acceptable in Orthodoxy; That should be the debate.

Jewish Education and Jewish Philanthropy

Imperative to get world's Jewish billionaires to support Jewish education like their other projects

Saying Kaddish for Open Orthodoxy

No legitimate Orthodox body in the States or Israel accepts "Open Orthodoxy." They went too far.

An Obama Critic Gone Mad

Obama is not anti Israel. He's just misguided, perhaps blinded by his desire to force a peace treaty

Serving God and Empowering Women

{Originally posted to the author's website, Emes Ve-Emunah} The inevitable finally happened. Rabbi Avi Weiss has dispensed with his prior refusal to call his female...

Emes Ve-Emunah: Man in Search for Meaning

Existence requires meaning. Believing all random and without meaning is a horrible fate for mankind

Sometimes Being Right – is Wrong

People see a healthy parochial school system vs an anemic public school system and draw conclusions

Do Charedi Leaders Really Oppose Extremists?

Anyone not fighting this extremism is at best misguided; at worst tacitly approving/aiding extremism

Can a Grass Roots Campaign Change their World?

When a young man gets a job he's broken from the mainstream Chareidi world, complicating his dating

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