Tag Archives: social activism


A 40 plus woman, Jane*, was complaining to me the other day about a Hollywood executive. They’d had dinner. It had been set-up by a family friend. Jane said the topic was this lofty social activism issue. She thought the … Continue reading

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Orthodox Rabbis & Social Activism

Rabbi Gil Student writes:   I don’t recall where, but someone recently mentioned (perhaps in the comments here) that R. Haskel Lookstein had once declared that we should treat lettuce as non-kosher due to the treatment of farm workers. As … Continue reading

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