Haredim

Want to ask Eli Spitzer questions about his essay on the rising influence of haredi Judaism? He’ll be speaking live on Zoom this week with a journalist, a researcher, and a haredi rabbi.

Eli Spitzer, Avital Chizhik-Goldschmidt, Alan Cooperman and Yehoshua Pfeffer
Jan. 18 2022 12:01AM

Sensitivity to victims cannot dictate everything a society does. But there’s no excuse for ignoring accusations of sexual assault.

Jan. 5 2022 12:01AM

The balance of power in the Jewish world is shifting to the ultra-Orthodox. Can conflict with the current establishment be avoided?

Jan. 3 2022 12:01AM

It’s hard to point to a fundamental disagreement between the religious Zionist and haredi communities.

Aryeh Meir
Dec. 30 2021 12:01AM

Incentivizing better Orthodox schooling is less legally fraught, more politically appealing, and more likely to succeed in practice than forced regulation.

Dec. 2 2021 12:24AM

Toward a ḥaredi environmentalism.

Benayahu Tavila
Nov. 23 2021 12:01AM

The Jewish state’s COVID-19 doctrine.

Arieh Kovler
Nov. 22 2021 12:01AM

Those who defend ḥasidic yeshivas against increasing state regulation have conjured up an unrecognizable fairy-tale world. But the arguments of the state’s defenders are even worse.

Oct. 25 2021 12:52AM

Visible and invisible Jews.

Sept. 27 2021 12:01AM

They may not be celebrities or social-media influencers, but they are helping the Jewish people in profound ways.

Sept. 13 2021 12:01AM

Sometimes politics do end at the water’s edge.

Eli Spitzer and Tzipi Hotovely
Aug. 30 2021 12:01AM

She hopes one day to represent Ḥaredim in the Knesset.

Avital Chizhik-Goldschmidt
July 26 2021 12:01AM

Why do Israel’s ultra-Orthodox Jews so adamantly decline to serve in the military—and could that change? A communal leader walks us through the deliberations taking place.

July 9 2021 12:01AM