Opinion: More On In-Flight Movies

By Rabbi Yisroel Feldman, Novato, CA for Matzav.com Last Thursday, Matzav.com posted an article about the problem of movies -- most of which, unfortunately, are...

“Hadron Aloch Talmud Bavli”

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz Last week, Jews the world over celebrated a massive accomplishment and their hearts swelled with pride. All too often, we...

Much Ado About Little: the E-1 Controversy

By Elliot Abrams Dozens of governments, starting with our own, have denounced the Israeli announcement-made soon after the UN General Assembly vote last week-about...

Big Families: Desired or Undesirable?

By Sara Yoheved Rigler Living in the exotic Old City of Yerushalayim, and needing to make ends meet by renting out our guest room, I...

The Crown of a Good Name

By Rabbi Moshe Meir Weiss As we start the next chumash of Shmos, we study the painful birth of the Jewish people.  The Torah introduces...

Bloomberg: More People Die on Private Jets Than Flying Commercial

At about 2 a.m. on Feb. 20, 2013, private jet pilot Richard Trammell woke up in Greenwood, S.C., and drove an hour to Thomson, Ga., to...

Jewish Ex-State Dept Official Tries To Embarrass Netanyahu

By Benyamin Korn This past week, just as Prime Minister Netanyahu strove to repair relations with the Obama administration and the Democrats, a Jewish former...

Opinion: What About The Chareidim’s Rights?

By Yishai Schechter Anti-Semitism needs blood libels and every blood libel needs legal proof. It seems that the legacy of fear and hatred towards...

Overzealous Prosecution Diminished Justice in Rubashkin Case

By Rabbi Menachem Genack The unusually severe sentence of 27 years in prison for Sholom Rubashkin is a victory for a prosecution that pursued, from...

The Thread of Chessed

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz The sefer of Shemos, which we begin this week, is often referred to as the Sefer Hageulah, because it charts the...