Orthodox Jews in particular should be reeling upon hearing about ICE feeding pork to Muslim detainees.
After making good on a few campaign promises early in his tenure, de Blasio has not only abandoned the Orthodox community he also has attacked them.
These conversations have made me reevaluate what is important in life, and helped me put what my wife and I are “struggling” with in perspective.
If he tweeted this about any other ethnic community, the outrage would have been immense and deservedly so.
If the media had Orthodox Jews on staff, they could steer clear of these inaccurate portrayals, and could paint a more objective picture.
At times like these, stripped of the support of community and institutions and habit, our children can witness our commitment to Jewish living.
In our community, closing souls is a drastic step. That’s because shuls function as the center of social life for so many.
It’s nonsensical to expect people to vote in an impeachment trial not only against their party’s leader but against their constituents’ desires.
Not only did I feel attacked as an Orthodox Jew, I felt let down by a publication that I hold in high regard.
Orthodox Jews are voting for religious freedom. And that means voting Republican.