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Double Standards on Facebook

8 Elul 5773 – August 13, 2013
Ms. Blum worked through the wickets Facebook set up for restoring her account to its good graces, but was unable to determine what, exactly, had violated its standards.

New Republic Article on Feminism from Zion Is All About the...

30 Av 5773 – August 5, 2013
The article argues that while naturally aligned with their fellow orthodox Jews, women from the modern orthodox community in Israel are finding themselves aligned with secular feminists.

Faces of Israel: Yariv Vizner, Founder of ‘Little Heroes’

12 Sivan 5773 – May 21, 2013
Little Heroes or 'Giborim Ktanim' pairs ordinary Israelis with mentally challenged children with the goal of helping such children to better fit into Israeli society.

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.

The Close-Knit Communities of Judea and Samaria

10 Nisan 5773 – March 20, 2013
Community is one of the factors that has brought many people, including Olim, to come to live in the small towns of Judea and Samaria.

Weberman Found Guilty

27 Kislev 5773 – December 11, 2012
Satmar Rabbi Nechemya Weberman was found guilty of 59 counts of sexual abuse in State Supreme Court in Brooklyn on Monday.

Clinton: Significant Reductions of Iranian Crude Oil Purchases

25 Kislev 5773 – December 9, 2012
On Friday, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton released the following press statement: The United States and the international community remain committed to maintaining pressure on the...

Senator Squadron to Host NY After Sandy Resource Fair

25 Kislev 5773 – December 8, 2012
Tomorrow, Sunday, December 9, State Senator Daniel Squadron will host "New York After Sandy," a resource fair and community conversation that will serve as...

Rama Burshtein: A Window Into Her World

23 Kislev 5773 – December 6, 2012
“Fill the Void” is the title of Rama Burshtein’s film that played to critical acclaim at the recent Toronto International Film Festival and earned seven Ophir Awards -- the Israeli Oscars -- including one for best film and best director, and has become Israel’s entry into the 2012 Oscars' foreign language category.

Melachot, Permanence, And Umbrellas

Certain activities – such as building, tying, weaving, writing, dyeing and sewing – are not prohibited on Shabbat unless they are made to last. For example, one may tie a knot that is not tied in a professional manner and will be untied within seven days, such as shoelaces or the ribbon around the Torah scroll, on Shabbat afternoon. So too a safety pin may be used on Shabbat since it is not a form of permanent sewing.

Sen. Hagel Likely Obama Man at Defense, No Friend of Israel

President Barack Obama is expected to announce his nominees for secretaries of state and defense in the next two weeks, with former Republican Senator...

Julie Menin Announces Campaign for Manhattan Borough President

22 Kislev 5773 – December 5, 2012
More than 200 Grassroots Community Leaders Endorse Former Community Board 1 Chair and Downtown Leader.

Harvard Students Receive Anti-Semitic Invitations for Social Clubs

19 Kislev 5773 – December 3, 2012
Invitations to a fictitious club saying "Jews need not apply" were slipped under the doors of students living in the Harvard University dormitories.

The Hezi Family – Formerly Of Moshav Gadid; Now Of...

19 Kislev 5773 – December 2, 2012
The family: Carol & Shmuel Hezi and their six children, Asnat, Eitan, Amichai, Vardit, Harel and Maital

Arch-Terrorist Khaled Mashaal Returning Victorious to Gaza

While Hamas leader Khaled Mashaal was on CNN, his Gaza-based Hamas colleagues were talking - in the Arabic language - about continuing the fight against Israel until the "liberation of all our lands, from the sea to the river."

Road To Recovery

17 Kislev 5773 – November 30, 2012
Dear Brocha, Thank you so much for your column and for shining light on this matter. Addiction has been gnawing at the souls of our community for a long time. Yet, it still remains a disease that is swept under the table.

The Trial of a Rasha

15 Kislev 5773 – November 28, 2012
The facts of the case are so revealing that one would have to be blind, deaf, and dumb to think this man is innocent.

ADL Commemorates its Centennial by Honoring Bain Capital Executive

13 Kislev 5773 – November 27, 2012
On its 100th year, the Anti-Defamation League  is recognizing Lavine's immense civic leadership and influence to affect positive change in our community. Their press release...

From Baltimore to Bayswater With Kindness!

9 Kislev 5773 – November 23, 2012
The Baltimore Jewish Community and The Young Israel of Wavecrest and Bayswater Present a ‘Welcome Home!’ Carnival Extravaganza on Sunday, November 25th.

Broward Chabad’s Chanukah Celebration/33rd Birthday

8 Kislev 5773 – November 21, 2012
The 33rd annual South Florida Chassidic Chanukah Festival is getting bigger and better. Over 10,000 people have attended the event since it was moved to Gulfstream Park in Hallandale Beach in 2007, and the upcoming festival set for Thursday, December 13, will include a star-studded show that is guaranteed to attract the largest attendance yet.

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