Letters to the Editor: Minyanim During Coronavirus

  Dear Editor, This past erev Shabbat, 56 roshei yeshiva and rabbanim of Far Rockaway and the Five Towns issued a statement that public minyanim should not be conducted during the...

Letter to the Editor: Seeing Through the Fog

Dear Editor, No denying it is a confusing time. No denying each of us is practically challenged by the situation in different ways. No denying that we are all searching...

Letters to the Editor: Sitting Shivah During COVID-19 Outbreak

Dear Editor, I am writing this piece just after sitting shivah for my beloved father Ira Beer, Yitzchok Dov ben Tzvi Mendel. I was sitting alone in my basement, separated...

Letter to the Editor: School Crisis

By Richard Altabe The editor of this paper is entitled to express his opinions, no matter how misguided, on the issue of New York State oversight of yeshivas . What he may not...

Letters to the Editor: Aftermath of the Coronavirus

Thank You Dear Editor, I read your article thanking local heroes (“Wanted: Jobs and Money,” From the Editor, May 22), but you left out a few. What about the Jewish Community...

Letter to the Editor: Law and Order

Dear Editor, The arrest of Mayor de Blasio’s daughter is a sad commentary on the mayor, our leadership of our young, and the reaction to the tragic death of Mr....

Letter: Eshel Welcomes LGBTQ Families

Response To Open Letter To OU Dear Avi Goldstein, Your open letter to the OU regarding Big Gay Ice Cream, as printed in the February 8 edition of the 5TJT, was...

Residents Sound Off About Woodmere Club Development

Is the Woodmere Club Development Plan Moral? To the Editor: I read with fascination your interview with Efrem Gerszberg and Robert Weiss, the men who plan to build hundreds of new...

Letters to the Editor

TikTok Talk Dear Rabbi Hoffman, I’m a student of yours and I was surprised as I read your article on TikTok (The Dangers Of TikTok, February 21) which didn’t provide ideas...

Letters to the Editor: Is Israel Truly a Democracy?

Dear Editor, I am writing in response to the article by Toby Klein Greenwald on page 40 of the March 13 issue of the 5TJT, titled “Reaching Across the Aisles,”....
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