“If a father doesn’t teach his son a trade, it’s as if he taught him highway robbery.”
Albany should instead be encouraging alternatives to public schooling—religious schools included.
If traditional schools are going to teach secular subjects, it makes sense to teach them traditionally
“The child is not the mere creature of the state”
Anti-Catholic bigotry and “substantial equivalency.”
Borne with grace, barukh hashem.
A fresh approach to education about the Shoah is necessary, but this isn’t it.
The consequences of efforts to force state curriculum guidelines on ultra-Orthodox schools.
Today’s suggestions could be tomorrow’s mandates.
Dissenting ideas should be engaged, not demonized and dismissed.
But what does it mean for the state of Israel?
“The only theology that I know is not true . . . is atheism.”
The ultra-Orthodox/Modern Orthodox schism.