How Conservative Judaism Lost Me

“Focusing on egalitarianism was a distraction from the real problem: that Conservative Jews were not committed to halakhah and Jewish learning.”

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More about: Conservative Judaism, Egalitarianism, Halakhah, Jewish observance

 

Benjamin Netanyahu on What Israel Has to Offer the World

Sept. 27 2016

In an in-depth interview, the Israeli prime minister discusses a range of topics. These include his economic reforms as finance minister in the early 2000s and what can be done to remove further impediments to growth, Israel’s relationship with Russia, what’s special about his country’s alliance with the U.S., and even his thoughts about divine providence. (Interview by Roger Hertog; video, one hour. A transcript is available here.)

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More about: Benjamin Netanyahu, Israel & Zionism, Israeli economy, Israeli politics, Russia