In this mega-podcast, Rabbi Yuter surveys some of contemporary solutions to the Agunah problem and discusses their merits, limitations, and flaws in light of Jewish law, history, and social politics.
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In the first of a two part class on Agunot, Rabbi Yuter discusses the primary halakhic texts for the agunah problem.