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Going to Synagogue, With a Punch Line
On Supreme Court Ruling Repealing DOMA
Polygamists Celebrate Supreme Court Marriage Rulings
Yoffie: Doubt Is the Heart of Belief
Fledgling Jewish News Service Rocks Boat With Strident Pro-Israel Message
Women-only paramedic course in J’lem
Rabbi’s note on summer safety and sanctity
Nelson Mandela and Zionism
Jealousy is the Best Policy
SALT Friday

Responses to Gay Marriage Decisions
Eulogy for Exodus International
Scandal and Self-Correction in Kosher Food
Recognition of non-orthodox streams ‘in progress’
Love and Marriage in the Ultra-Orthodox Community
The bonds — and shackles — of Jewish marriage
The Jewish History of ‘God Bless America’
Would-Be Jewish Camp Molesters Get Video Warning — But What About Police?
Orthodox Women Rabbis: A Rejoinder to Rabbi Wolkenfeld
The last in the line of St. Louis’ Chief Orthodox Rabbis
For Hebrew charter school kids, religion comes after school
SALT Thursday

New Issue of Klal Perspectives
The RCA Responds
The Hypocrisy of the RCA
After Exodus: Evangelicals React as Ex-Gay Ministry Starts Over
Agunah Summit Revisits Plan To Create Liberal Religious Courts
Sim Shalom Now Offers an Online Minyan
LGBT Orthodox Jews Find a Safe Space in Online Social Media
Jewish Federations Scramble To Save Funding as Obamacare Goes Into Effect
Religious workers to arrive late to work in order to pray at end of DST
Enforce business closings on the Sabbath, high court tells Tel Aviv
SALT Thursday

Women’s Prayer Protests at Western Wall Are Just Childish Provocation
Teetering on the edge of the Jewish ‘leadership cliff’
Growth of ultra-Orthodoxy is ‘global danger,’ says British chief rabbi
Israel’s Orthodox women infuse modesty with style
Jews buried in 13th century Spanish cemetery ‘well preserved’
Israel must grant equality to women
From darling to outcast: Mikey Weinstein’s crusade against religious coercion in military
Live Israel: Engagement and Zionism
Maharats, Misogyny and Marching On
SALT Tuesday

Chief Rabbi Metzger announces he will suspend himself
R Berel Wein: The Messenger And The Message
R Eliezer Melamed: Torah, Army, and the Haredim
R Yisrael Rosen: It’s not a Community, and there is no Reason for Pride
Australian rabbi apologizes for saying sex abuse victims may have consented
Many Studies Link Religious Education to Tolerance
The Death Of KOACH
Antwerp school ordered to enroll children of Haredi firebrand
SALT Monday

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About Gil Student

Rabbi Gil Student is the Editor of, a leading website on Orthodox Jewish scholarly subjects, and the Book Editor of the Orthodox Union’s Jewish Action magazine. He writes a popular column on issues of Jewish law and thought featured in newspapers and magazines, including The Jewish Link, The Jewish Echo and The Vues. In the past, he has served as the President of the small Jewish publisher Yashar Books and as the Managing Editor of OU Press. Rabbi Student has served two terms on the Executive Committee of the Rabbinical Council of America and currently serves as the Director of the Halacha Commission of the Rabbinical Alliance of America. He serves on the Editorial Boards of Jewish Action magazine, the Journal of Halacha and Contemporary Society and the Achieve Journal of Behavioral Health, Religion & Community, as well as the Board of OU Press. He has published five English books, the most recent titled Search Engine volume 2: Finding Meaning in Jewish Texts -- Jewish Leadership, and served as the American editor for Morasha Kehillat Yaakov: Essays in Honour of Chief Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks.

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