The Haredi organization subsidizes IVF for Orthodox couples - assisting in treatments of 8,723 children to date.
“The law did not allow Ohel to assume that a Jewish foster father would never hurt a Jewish child.”
It took the coronavirus for me to realize the minuscule place that communal prayer takes up in my life now — and how sad that is.
“You’re allowing people to gather and protest and walk the same city blocks that four weeks ago had the funeral.”
The Talmud permits daytime immersions when there is danger at night. What about a curfew?
“If anything, when they closed down the borders — it made me think. If I have to be closed in, where do I want to be?”
Meet the Hasidic reporter standing up for social-distancing — at all costs.
I was too devastated by the news, too angry at God over the toll of human suffering. How could I think about communal duties right now?
A Satmar-affiliated family shares their Pesach preparations — and concerns about a second wave of the virus in their community.
“In Boro Park, they just don’t have access to masks.”