Agudath Israel


Agudath Israel Holds Midwest Rabbanim Conference

The Midwest Agudath Israel Council of Synagogue Rabbonim held its 8th annual conference on July 18–19, at the Schaumburg Renaissance Hotel in the Chicago suburbs. With over 55 Rabbis in…

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Agudah Weighs In on NY’s Assisted-Suicide Suit

Agudath Israel of America has submitted an amicus brief in a New York case supporting New York State’s law prohibiting assisted suicide, now being challenged in the state’s highest court.…

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Education Secretary Meets With Agudath Israel Leaders

Agudath Israel of America’s leadership mission to Washington began Wednesday with a  meeting with a long-time friend of the organization, U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos. Secretary DeVos engaged in…

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Jackson Pulls Back On Dorm Ban

Faced with a strong show of opposition from its Orthodox residents, the Jackson town council delayed voting on an ordinance that would ban the construction of school dormitories. The measure…

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