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Yeshiva University is dedicated to engaging everyone with respect and dignity while providing a safe and secure environment for our students, faculty, and the entire YU Community. To this end, we have extensive policies and procedures in place, required by Title IX, to address allegations of sexual misconduct in which all complaints are investigated fully and […]

What the Straus Center Is Reading — The Crown and the Courts: Separation of Powers in the Early Jewish Imagination

David C. Flatto | Harvard University Press | 2020 Reviewed by Rabbi Dr. Stu Halpern David Flatto’s The Crown and the Courts: Separation of Powers in the Early Jewish Imagination examines how classical Jewish texts wrestled with the limits of kingship. Flatto, a professor of law and Jewish philosophy at Hebrew University, offers a scholarly tour […]