A Hasidic Star Takes The Stage With The Perfect Dream – Forward

| December 9, 2019

The biggest sensation in the Hasidic music world has asked me to meet him at a Lakewood strip mall.

Doctors accused of giving drugs to yeshiva students to curb their sexual desires – The Times of Israel

| December 9, 2019

The Health Ministry will reportedly investigate four psychiatrists after a television report said they had prescribed drugs to ultra-Orthodox students, including minors, to inhibit their sexual desires. In an expose aired over the weekend, Channel 12 sent two formerly ultra-Orthodox men undercover to seek care from the prominent mental health professionals Prof

Locals on Israeli baseball team looking toward Tokyo Olympics – The Jewish News of Northern California

| December 9, 2019

A construction worker. A substitute teacher

Talmud study is mostly a boys’ club. This Orthodox woman wants to change that. – JTA News

| December 9, 2019

(JTA) Michelle Farber has spent decades teaching Talmud to Jewish women. But when her first child was born, she was relieved it was a boy. When my son was born, I said, Good, we had a boy first, itll give the world a little time to catch up for women, Farber said.

Going to the Siyum HaShas? – Arutz Sheva

| December 9, 2019

Do You Want To Know Shas? Dear Fellow Students, We use the expression The Sea of the Talmud because the Talmud is vast, deep and apparently unending. It is fascinating, intricate and instructive.

The unknown story of the man who foiled Nazi plans, saving thousands – Arutz Sheva

| December 9, 2019

The Talmud tells us that he who saves the life of one Jew can be thought of as having saved an entire world. Other editions of the Talmud state that saving the life of any human being, Jew and non-Jew alike, is comparable to saving an entire world. What would those Sages say about someone who, during the darkness of the Nazi era, saved the lives of thousands of intermarried Jews and non-Jews and their families, by finding a way to list them all as bona fide non-Jews doing this with steadfast determination, despite the considerable risk to his own life

Corbyn, Uriel Da Costa and the meaning of real apology – Redress Information & Analysis

| December 9, 2019

Gilad Atzmon writes: Once every day a Labour Party official offers a grovelling apology to the Jewish community, but for some peculiar reason its leaders seem unforgiving. They dont take Corbyns expressions of remorse seriously.

Judaism and Capitalism – Algemeiner

| December 9, 2019

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