Monthly Archives: February 2014

Dubious Distinction

I’m frequently asked what the divorce rate is Israel. So, below is an article from the Jerusalem Post with the stats (in real numbers) for 2013 as released by the Rabbinical Courts Administration. Because the statistics are from the Rabbinical … Continue reading

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School Daze

I’m all for being evenhanded, but sometimes it is this very evenhandedness that blinds us to what is really going on, and does not allow us, as a system, to effectively protect children from the damage being inflicted on them.  … Continue reading

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Got the Get

I posted a while back about Gital Dodelson, and her campaign to receive a get from her husband. So, I was happy to see the following article in the Times of Israel: NEW YORK – Gital Dodelson, the “chained” woman … Continue reading

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