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▪ Catholics have different answers but are asking the questions we all need to raise: Quest for ethical stem cells prompts moral questions
Orthodox Jews sue Southampton, claiming ‘prejudice’ caused town to block installation of symbolic boundary
▪ This is not only a true horror story but happened here and now – Weberman. We have to learn and adapt to prevent such horrors: New e-book examines Brooklyn’s Hasidic ‘Devil’
▪ I always thought he was there: Where Was Rabbi Heschel at March on Washington?
Foxman: A century later, Leo Frank tragedy still resonates
▪ Jews and Muslims unite: Krakow Jewish, Muslim leaders band together to fight ritual slaughter ban
Investigation: Y.U. sex abuse extended beyond high school for boys
▪ Apparently, it’s shver to be a Jew on a secular college campus: U.S. Department of Education dismisses Berkeley anti-Semitism complaint
▪ The Western Wall compromise is a non-starter: The Wall Between Israel and the Diaspora
▪ What political activity is allowed for religious institutions? Then again, can you distinguish between a religious leader and his related institutions?: Election Endorsements from the Bimah: Hasidim Flex Their Partisan Political Muscle
▪ Just is time for the Aseres Yemei Teshuvah: OU Pas Yisrael List
Losing The Battle Here To Keep Russian Jews Jewish
Persico: Body and Sexuality in the New Religious Zionist Discourse

About Gil Student

Rabbi Gil Student is the Editor of TorahMusings.com, 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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