Letters to the Editor: What to Do About Antisemitism

Repeal “No Bail” Law Dear Editor, My mother often recounted how her brother, at the young age of 14, arrived home one day, suitcase in hand. He reported that the “shkotzim,”...

Letters to the Editor: Women Learning Gemara

Dear Editor, I applaud Yochanan Gordon’s eloquent defense of the choice by an expanding group of women to learn daf yomi (Inside Out, “The Third Revolution,” January 10). While the number...

Letters to the Editor: Heartbroken

The Bagel Store: Heartbroken This article is so touching in so many ways. My husband, Yaakov, worked for Moshe, a’h, for a few years now, and there was not one...

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...

PUAH Rabbinic Adviser: Egg Freezing Is a Gift of Hope

Dear Editor, I was dismayed to read the Dating Forum letter from a single woman who felt she had been misled about the egg-freezing procedure. She raised three separate points: First,...

Letters to the Editor: No ‘Medical Dilemma’ on Vaccines

To the Editor: It was with great regret that I read the lead article written by my friend, editor Larry Gordon, in last week’s 5 Towns Jewish Times. The title,...

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...

From the Editor: Dollars For Trump

Trump Doesn’t Need, Or Deserve, Our Money Dear Editor, As a frum Jew myself, I nonetheless have to take issue with Larry Gordon’s front-page editorial, “Dollars for Trump” (From the Editor,...

Mental Health: It’s Time to Remove the Stigma

Dear Editor: With the tragic passings of Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain this week, I think it's once again time to discuss mental health issues. There is such a huge stigma...

To the Editor: Remember The St. Louis

Dear Editor, Many thanks to Joseph Frager for publishing statistics on immigration last week (“Reflections on Immigration to America,” August 2). If there is one thing those numbers demonstrate, it...
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(JTA) — The latest episode of PBS’ celebrity genealogy show “Finding Your Roots” was a lesson in Jewish history. Titled “Beyond the Pale” — a reference to...

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