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• Anti-Discrimination Law Comes for Religious Colleges https://mosaicmagazine.com/picks/religion-holidays/2021/08/anti-discrimination-law-comes-for-religious-colleges/

• I don’t approve of going onto the Temple Mount but this rule against Jewish prayer has always been outrageous  – In Shift, Israel Quietly Allows Jewish Prayer on Temple Mount https://www.nytimes.com/2021/08/24/world/middleeast/israel-temple-mount-prayer.html

• Quotes R. Dr. Glatt as saying that it depends on you and the shul – Is it safe to attend Rosh Hashanah services? Should kids? Your COVID-19 High Holiday questions, answered https://www.jta.org/2021/08/23/health/is-it-safe-to-attend-rosh-hashanah-services-should-kids-your-covid-19-high-holiday-questions-answered

• On the new, academic edition of Keser Rosh – Interview with Raphael Shuchat on R. Hayyim’s of Volozhin’s Conversations https://kavvanah.blog/2021/08/23/interview-with-raphael-shuchat-on-r-hayyims-of-volozhins-conversations/

• Rabbi Ammiel Hirsch sees no future for Reform Judaism without Israel ties https://blogs.timesofisrael.com/rabbi-ammiel-hirsch-sees-no-future-for-reform-judaism-without-israel-ties/

• How Orthodox Jews became a streaming-TV hit https://religionnews.com/2021/08/20/how-orthodox-jews-became-a-streaming-tv-hit/


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 currently is serving his third term on the Executive Committee of the Rabbinical Council of America and also serves as the Director of the Halacha Commission of the Rabbinical Alliance of America. He serves on the Editorial Board of Jewish Action magazineand the Board of OU Press. He has published four 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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