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.
The coronavirus has dramatized the tensions in Israeli society. This week, a ḥaredi communal leader joins us to chart a path forward.
Only by giving up some individual freedom and banding together can parents gain the power to reject the harmful influence of Silicon Valley on young minds.
Recovering a sense of civic virtue from within the Jewish tradition.
The yeshivas vs. New York State.
The case for embracing conservative ideas.
“You are no longer oppressed. And that is a good thing.”
Governor Cuomo should explain the criteria the state is using.
The specter of a secularist campaign to sexualize children isn’t an excuse for failure.
Troubled and frustrated by their own communities’ behavior.
Unorthodox and The Awakening of Motti Wolkenbruch tell the same simplistic tale.