Orthodoxy Is Not the Sole 'Original' Judaism

If Agudath Israel’s Avi Shafran were to meet Yehuda Hanasi, he would probably conclude the codifier of the Mishna wasn’t Jewish enough.

There has been quite a commotion about President-elect Reuven Rivlin’s position on Orthodoxy’s monopoly on Judaism. Reform rabbis Eric Yoffie and Rick Jacobs have called on Rivlin to change his views on the matter. But

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