Monthly Archives: June 2014

What is Halacha?

A simple introduction to Jewish law.  Uploaded for the merit to redeem captives יעקב נפתלי בן רחל דבורה. גלעד מיכאל בן בת גלי. איל בן אירס תשורה

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Sterling and Recorded Conversations-A JVO Question

I unfortunately fell behind but I’m answering the question now so here it is: Indirectly related to the recent Donald Sterling/Clippers saga, while racism shouldn’t be tolerated, my question in terms of values is: should someone whose private conversation is … Continue reading

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Dissecting the Argument

Anyone can tell you what to say if someone challenges you about Israel.  Not everyone can or will tell you how to actually get to the core of the issues and what the other side is saying.  This is a … Continue reading

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Jews are Indigenous!

In the second of a series on Hasbara, I discuss the concept of Jews being indigenous, in other words the claim that Jews have a right to a state of Israel in Israel because of a 3,300 year continuous presence … Continue reading

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Agnostic Trends In Open Orthodoxy-TOI piece

This piece appeared in the Times of Israel. Just the latest in a series about the Open Orthodox controversy

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