‘Who was I to decide which commandments to obey?’ With searing honesty, an eminent theologian recounts the eclectic educational journey of his training.
Few places on earth have been harder hit by the coronavirus, and yet few are as likely to emerge from the crisis in as similar a shape to which they entered it
A pioneer of Jewish education, and the larger communal health he believed it fostered
Volunteers help prepare COVID-19 victims for religious burial
Boro Park, Brooklyn, late 1970s, at the nexus of a cultish hippiedom and ultra-Orthodoxy
Boro Park Hasidim chronicle their past, present, and future in luxuriously printed volumes part yearbook, part history, part social pages, part prayer book
In Brooklyn, a new view of the Shoah, aimed at ultra-Orthodox Jews
Suspect has been under observation at Bellevue Hospital since his arrest
Ezras Nashim will provide emergency medical care for female patients in Boro Park while maintaining standards of modesty
Charged with criminal mischief and aggravated harassment as hate crimes
Though few of the NYC neighborhood’s Jewish residents speak only Yiddish
The 65-year-old man was assaulted in Borough Park after a wedding reception
What a newly-released UJA study reveals
My bellydancing students—Russian immigrants, Hasidic women—showed me a new side of the borough
Bonus: The robber was dressed as a Nazi comic character
Other Orthodox women cover their hair with beautiful sheitels. Why does mine make me look like Marge Simpson?
Anti-Semitic graffiti in Hasidic Brooklyn excites the media, but many residents—old and young—shrug
A spate of Orthodox women are turning to filmmaking (some restrictions apply)
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