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A YCT Graduate Responds to Dr. Berger

In his July 9 op-ed (“The Rabbinical Council of America and Yeshivat Chovevei Torah: A Response to Rabbis Avi Weiss and Asher Lopatin”), Dr. David Berger defends the Rabbinical Council of America’s (RCA) decision to exclude graduates of Yeshivat Chovevei Torah (YCT) from its ranks. He asserts that YCT

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Yoeztet Event Accurately Described

The reason the Yoetzet Event was called “community-wide” is not “complicated” at all (“Yoatzot: Both ‘Strongly Opposed’ and ‘Warmly Welcomed’ in the Teaneck Community,” August 13, 2015). Simply:

The event was open to all

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LETTER TO the Editor

To the Editor:

In “It’s Time to Evict J Street from the Jewish Communal Tent” (July 30, 2015), Mr. Jacobs and Mr. Hamilton directed a number of out-of-line accusations at fellow American Jews who are members of J Street, the most tasteless being that they are somehow agents of the Iranian regime.

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To the Editor:

Thank you so much for your high-quality publication.

In October 1943 my great grandfather, Rabbi Eliezer Poupko, marched with R’ Moshe Feinstein, Rabbi Eliezer Silver and 400 other rabbis to the White House to ask President Roosevelt to do more to help European Jews who were being massacred by the Nazis.

Today, like then, the

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To the Editor:

Thank you so much for sharing Rabbi Sytner’s beautiful and inspiring article (“Finding the Strength to Care,” July 25, 2015).

I am personally aware of this story in Israel and the situation is incredibly difficult (as is the fundraising on Daniel’s behalf). Thank you for helping get this story out. If you have any further contacts

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To the Editor:

It is a pleasure to read Rabbi Gil Student’s articles in the Jewish Link. In the most recent article, “The  Modern Orthodox Jew and Gay Marriage” (July 9, 2015),  Rabbi Student tackles the “correct response” to the recent Supreme Court decision affirming gay “marriage” as a

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To the Editor:

Editor’s note: This letter from Rabbi Gil Student responds to three recent letters received by the Jewish Link in reaction to his article, “The Modern Orthodox Jew and Gay Marriage,” published July 2, 2015.

Thank you, Hale Perlmutter, for your

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To the Editor:

(Editor’s Note: This letter has been edited for length.)

Thank you for another interesting issue of the Jewish Link. The articles on gay marriage and Open Orthodoxy vs. Modern Orthodoxy struck an interesting debate in our Shabbos home. We felt that Rabbi Student’s

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To the Editor:

Congratulations to all who contributed to the historic breakthrough in support of New Jersey’s “Secure Schools for All Children Act” (A4288). Although this bill is limited to provide up to $25 per child for security improvements at nonpublic schools, it clearly

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To the Editor:

The Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions movement (BDS) has, unfortunately, been gaining momentum over the last number of months. Jewish Federation of Northern New Jersey considers this a serious threat to the only true democracy in the Middle East, the State of Israel. As an independent member

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To the Editor:

In our time we face the future and choices will be forced upon us. Ahead are two paths:

One is the traditional Jewish philosophy that believes all are created in the divine image (however that is defined). It is the source of respect for life and humanity and

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To the Editor:

Your coverage of the Rosenblatt story was disgraceful. Please discontinue delivery of the Jewish Link to our home.

Yael and David Zinberg

To the Editor:

The fact that Rabbi

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