Why a “backwards” tractate includes lengthy discussions of the destruction of the Second Temple.

Dovid Bashevkin
Aug. 16 2023 12:01AM

Kasti Delmedigo and the gold coins.

Ann Brener
Feb. 18 2020 12:01AM

The Rogachover Gaon.

March Shapiro and M. Gurtz
July 24 2017 12:01AM

Courts can punish religious violence without getting involved in the theological nitty-gritty.

July 21 2017 12:01AM

As a solution to the problem of agunot—“chained” wives—halakhically valid pre-nuptial agreements avoid recourse to the sometimes brutal coercion of recalcitrant husbands.

Oct. 23 2013 12:00AM