Jonathan Sacks has long been hailed as a spokesperson for Jewish ethics. But his stance on gett refusal stands in opposition to his reputation.
It wasn’t long ago that Israeli leaders were trumpeting a historic agreement to allow egalitarian prayer at the Western Wall. Shulamit S. Magnus asks how it all went so wrong — and explains who dropped the ball.
Once upon a time, a group of women came together to fight for their right to pray at the Western Wall. Today, that group has fractured, and its factions fortunes have diverged. How did we get here?