New York Mayor Bill de Blasio claimed he didn’t hear a rabbi’s shocking rant about Open Orthodoxy and non-Orthodox Jews, despite sitting just a few feet away.
Rabbi Yaakov Perlow, of the ultra-Orthodox Agudath Israel, doesn’t approve of Emily Hauser’s Conservative Judaism. Well, guess what? She doesn’t approve of his, either.
A top Orthodox rabbi condemned other streams of Judaism and called the religiously progressive Open Orthodox movement heretical at the Agudath Israel gala.
Agudath Israel’s David Zwiebel Discusses the Child Victims Act with the Forward, November 2012