“We’re bracing ourselves for some pretty bad scenarios.”
“Some schools are basically pushing out the final decision until literally two weeks before school.”
“Acting as they did, Governor Cuomo and Mayor de Blasio sent a clear message that mass protests are deserving of preferential treatment.”
“Defendants have exploited the COVID-19 pandemic to create, over the past three months, a veritable dictatorship.”
“The last thing we want to do is have a religious ceremony that winds up getting more people infected.”
“We deeply mourn the loss of all those in our Parker Community who have been taken by this virus, many have called Parker their home for many years.”
Cuomo clearly intended to convey deep seriousness and profound grief. What’s funny — and unsettling — is how spectacularly he failed.
“Strong Hillel vibes” tweeted a happy Jewess. Rabbis were also pleased.
“If auto repairs is considered essential, then a minyan is definitely essential.”
More than 100 New York Jewish organizations and leaders signed a letter to Gov. Andrew Cuomo urging him not to undo the state’s bail reform law.