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• J Frager – The growing divide between Orthodox and Non-Orthodox in America https://www.israelnationalnews.com/News/News.aspx/281101

• Coronavirus aid for Jewish day schools caught up in DeVos debate https://forward.com/news/447670/coronavirus-aid-jewish-day-schools-devos-cares-act-yeshivas/

• Supreme Court Rejects Challenge to Coronavirus Limits on Church Services https://www.christianitytoday.com/news/2020/may/supreme-court-churches-covid-19-state-limits-california.html

• 1,800 years ago, sages prohibited drinking from this ‘idolatrous’ waterspout https://www.timesofisrael.com/1800-years-ago-sages-prohibited-drinking-from-this-idolatrous-waterspout/

• US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman says Jewish illiteracy is greatest threat to Diaspora Jewry https://www.jta.org/quick-reads/us-ambassador-to-israel-david-friedman-says-jewish-illiteracy-is-greatest-threat-to-diaspora-jewry

• Germany to reintroduce military rabbis for the first time since 1930s https://www.cnn.com/2020/05/29/europe/germany-military-rabbis-grm-intl/index.html

• A Gordimer – We must attend shul whether or not women are present https://forward.com/opinion/447527/letter-we-must-attend-shul-whether-or-not-women-are-present/

About Gil Student

Rabbi Gil Student is the Publisher and Editor-in-Chief 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 serves on the Executive Committee of the Rabbinical Council of America and as Director of the Halacha Commission of the Rabbinical Alliance of America. He also serves on the Editorial Board of Jewish Action magazine and 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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