Liebes On Women’s Lib

C.S. notes this New York Times article on the history of the title “Ms.”: In the Nov. 10, 1901, edition of The Sunday Republican of Springfield, Mass., tucked away in an item at the bottom of Page 4, an unnamed writer put forth a modest proposal. “There is a void in the English language which, […]

The Steipler Explains Geometric Progression To the Ungvarer

The year 5736 saw a great debate between several deeply pious and traditional Halachic authorities over the contemporary application of Hazal’s deprecation of the בן נדה / בני תשע מידות: while Rav Ya’akov Yisrael Kanievsky, apparently impelled by his generosity of spirit toward בעלי תשובה and his desire to encourage, rather than retard, their spiritual […]