Jewish advocates debated boycotting Orthodox Union products after they said the group didn’t do enough to call out Sessions on his immigration stance.
Crying anti-Semitism when building permits are revoked is deeply offensive to communities of color that have faced housing discrimination for decades.
The OU is a hybrid organization. It is an Orthodox rabbinical organization which serves Orthodox congregations, and it is a kashrut supervision agency
Being an Orthodox Jew and an Orthodox rabbi means to choose the Torah’s ways over those of contemporary society.
The event, which the O.U. says is the largest of its kind in North America, offered 45 classes along for high school and college students.
A tragic mass shooting that hit close to home for the Jewish community elicited a call from Jewish groups for gun control legislation.
Our community is better off with men and women serving in partnership with one another, leading the way to a better, more committed community.
Under previous rules, relief funds could not go to synagogues and other houses of worship due to concerns about separation of church and state.
After nearly a year of deliberation, the leading Modern Orthodox umbrella group decided that it won’t expel synagogues that employ female clergy.
Rabbanit “is a word with a history that touches on the leadership that women have always played in Judaism,” Alissa Thomas-Newborn wrote.