Posts Tagged "agunah"

I am not sure how I feel about this

This video is about a wife who files for a Get, and becomes an agunah (chained woman) because her ex will not show up at the Beit Din. It’s a very important issue, one that…

Rescinding a Get

One of the reasons I like social media is that I get to participate in awesome conversations in a variety of different settings about multiple issues. A friend of mine updated his status today that…

My Get Experience

(Get – Jewish Writ of Divorce) All this talk with the researcher about divorce yesterday made me want to write this piece. I have had it in mind to write it for a long time,…

The Chains that Bind

(Cross posted on Dov Bear) I was pointed to this article in the Jewish Chronicle.  It is about a TV documentary that talks about the plight of Agunot – Jewish women whose husbands will not give…