Paul Berger


Billionaire Chairs Quit Center for Jewish History

By Paul Berger

Billionaire Chairs Quit Center for Jewish History
The two billionaire co-chairmen of the Center for Jewish History have resigned, the Forward has learned.Read More


Judges Slam Yeshiva University in $680 Million Abuse Case

By Paul Berger

Judges Slam Yeshiva University in $680 Million Abuse Case
Federal judges lambasted Yeshiva University for its claim that ex-students should have sued decades ago over sex abuse. But will the judges revive their $680M suit?Read More


The Prince and Princess of Jewish Music Find New Love

By Paul Berger

The Prince and Princess of Jewish Music Find New Love
Once upon a time, the prince and princess of Jewish music were adored by their fans — but something was missing. Then Nechama Carlebach and Josh Nelson found each other.Read More


U.S. Court Rules NYC Metzizah B'Peh Regulation Must Go Under 'Strict Scrutiny'

By Paul Berger

U.S. Court Rules NYC Metzizah B'Peh Regulation Must Go Under 'Strict Scrutiny'
A controversial circumcision regulation hangs in the balance in New York City after a federal appeals court ruled that the regulation targets the freedom of religion of some Orthodox Jews and must therefore be reviewed under a standard known as “strict scrutiny.”Read More


2 Mohels Banned After Infants Contract Herpes in Circumcision Rite

By Paul Berger

2 Mohels Banned After Infants Contract Herpes in Circumcision Rite
Two mohels have been barred from doing circumcisions after babies contracted herpes during a controversial rite. Why has N.Y. only received one parental consent form since 2012?Read More



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