Angelina Jolie’s decision to have breast cancer surgery struck a nerve in the Jewish world. A new medical ethics program is taking a second look at the risks of the BRCA gene mutation.
Amid the mourning of Rabbi Ovadia Yosef, his efforts to help ‘chained’ wives must not be overlooked. He helped more than 1,000 agunot remarry after the Yom Kippur War.
A new social justice program teaches teens construction skills and Jewish texts. It’s designed for those who want to take time off before college, without journeying to Israel.