May I ask Haaretz, Newsweek, Haaretz's readership, and Rabbi Shmuly Yanklowitz on what criteria did Newseek base its selection of the good rabbi as one of the most influential rabbis in America? Scholarship? Wisdom? Piety?
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from the article: Meant to reflect Jewish values, Kosher food is often unethical