The pop singer’s draconian contract ties her to a man she says abused her. That’s a familiar story to some Jewish women.
Ibsen’s play unwittingly explores ever-relevant challenges of agunot
Event helps popularize halakhic agreements among Orthodox Jews
To fight the chained-wife problem, more women are insisting on a special prenup
Talmudic sages say that sinful acts—especially those committed by women—are not the rabbis’ fault
‘Chained wives,’ refused Jewish divorces by their husbands, take to social media
Group said to use violence to get Jewish men to grant their wives a divorce
Charged with conspiracy to kidnap Jewish husbands refusing their wives a get
The court case of John and Amelia Goldberg, as seen in the New York Times
Susan Weiss started out trying to win divorce cases, but now her mission is pushing Israel’s Orthodox rabbinate to change its ways
The influential and divisive spiritual leader of Israel’s Sephardim leaves contradictory legacy
He’s the expert who specializes in finding ‘disappeared’ husbands—men who leave their wives without Jewish divorces, or hope
The chair of the House Ways and Means Committee says he’s committed to family values. So, why is he allowing his adviser to deny his wife a get?