Tuesday, May 29, 2007

Hareidi Modesty Guidelines and Rabbinic Authority

Although no one knows yet exactly what the role of the new modesty beis din(court)will be, there has already been internet comment, both positive and negative, depending on ones's hashkafic(philosophical) inclinations. See here.

Sunday, May 27, 2007

Daas Torah and Secular Knowledge: Towards a Minimalistic View

I argue in favor of a more minimalistic view of daas Torah, insofar as the interface between Torah and secular knowledge impacts on the concept of daas Torah

Thursday, May 17, 2007

Voice from the Middle

A comment that caught my eye, contrasting the strengths and weaknesses of the Right and the Center of Orthodoxy. See here.

Tuesday, May 08, 2007

Elements of the Daas Torah Concept

Some musings on the concept of Daas Torah

Wednesday, May 02, 2007

On Accuracy, Fairness and Precision

This post is based on my impressions which I have had for some time about Ynet, and is obviously, not an exhaustive study. As above, if someone wants to cite examples from Ynet, supporting or disagreeing with my view, I welcome that as well.