Tuesday, July 22, 2014 Tammuz 24, 5774
By:
Michael Gordan
A halachic postnup document may be the key to protecting agunot —women whose husbands refuse to give them a Jewish divorce, leaving them stranded in religious limbo.
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By:
Abraham H. Foxman, JTA
The late U.S. ambassador engendered the trust of Israeli leaders and was struck by their yearning for peace, writes the ADL’s Abraham Foxman.
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By:
Uriel Heilman, JTA
Uriel Heilman weighs the ups and downs of becoming a rabbi in America.
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By:
Melissa R. Klapper
With Purim falling, as it often does, during Women’s History Month, it's worth recalling how Jewish women have played an integral role in their communities from biblical times until today, a history professor and author writes.
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By:
Moshe Phillips and Benyamin Korn
Local leaders of the Religious Zionists of America argue that the president has not done enough to pledge the country's moral, political and diplomatic support for Israel.
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