A Forum for Orthodox Jewish thought on Halacha, Hashkafa, and the issues of our time.
Wednesday, August 10, 2022
Anti Charedi Bias in the Job Market
Charedi nurses ( TOI ) Blaming the victim is never good idea. Even if there is some truth to that blame. Victim blaming is victim shaming. ...
Tuesday, August 09, 2022
Marjorie Taylor Greene, Turx, and Dov Bear
Jake Turx ( VIN ) Chasidic political commentator, Jake Turx is kind of a legend in the ‘Frumie’ media. His publisher managed to secure a plu...
Monday, August 08, 2022
Too Much Religious Fervor
Extremist RW MK Itamar Ben Gvir on the Temple Mount yesterday ( TOI ) Is there such a thing as too much religious fervor? I think there is. ...
Sunday, August 07, 2022
Operation Breaking Dawn
T he 2 eliminated Islamic Jihad commanders ( Jewish Press ) In what can only be described as a surprise attack in Gaza , Israel has succeede...
Friday, August 05, 2022
What Will Israel of the Future Look Like?
New immigrants from the Bnei Menashe community ( Algemeiner ) Interesting article by Jacob Sivak in the Algemeiner . Based on a 2014 predict...
Thursday, August 04, 2022
Poorly Thought Out Rules and Their Consequences
Yeshivas Kol Torah ( VIN ) I get following the rules. I am a big fan of following rules. And I get suffering the consequences of not doing s...
Wednesday, August 03, 2022
Why Do They Hate Charedim?
R' Moshe Sternbuch ( YWN ) There are 2 stories in the Jewish news media about which one can ask: Mah Inyan Shmitta Etzel Har Sinai – whi...
Tuesday, August 02, 2022
Ostracizing the Isolationists
It happened again. A woman had the audacity to sit in a front seat of a bus in Israel. For this she had her head handed to her. From Ynet :...
Monday, August 01, 2022
Having Your Cake and Eating It Too
Rabbi Yisroel Meir Greenberg ( Jewish News ) It never ceases to amaze me that there are rabbinic leaders that denounce government education...
Sunday, July 31, 2022
R’ Yitzchak Tuvia Weiss, ZL
R’ Yitzchak Tuvia Weiss, ZL ( VIN ) I’m sorry to report the passing yesterday at age 96 of R’ Yitzchak Tuvia Weiss, the Gaavad (head) of th...
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