“We literally ask Hashem ‘Who by plague. How can we ask that, if we ourselves aren’t taking every possible precaution to keep ourselves safe?”
At Bais Yaakov of Borough Park, administrators called teachers individually and asked them to do the school a “favor” and not test.
‘There were so many tears and everybody was just so present. It was a moment I’ll never forget.’
This is not the first time that Kushner has allegedly received dispensation to work on Shabbat.
“Inevitable disagreements are expected in a Board of our size, and they should be addressed in Board forums, not the press.”
We have our own version of “cancel culture,” which dictates that one must be a full-fledged member to make a legitimate social critique.
It’s no secret: Some Orthodox weddings are being held in halls, in crowded spaces with no masks, as if it’s 2019.
“No one knows more than the Jewish people that you have the capability to sacrifice for the longer-term game.”
“You have a very liberal, far-left enclave city, a homelessness crisis, a global pandemic, Black Lives Matter and a terrible history of racism.”
A posek is a rabbi’s rabbi, a scholar to whom communities from around the world turn to for guidance.