Shame On Liberal Jews for Slamming Rabbi Hier’s Trump Inauguration Blessing

By Abraham H. Miller As previously reported on Matzav.com, Rabbi Marvin Hier of the Simon Wiesenthal Center will be giving a benediction at Donald Trump’s presidential inauguration...

A Letter to My Abusive Parents

By Hadassa Luk My letter is written to you, but it's intended for me. To clear things up inside. To try to understand myself better....

It’s Not a “Shidduch Crisis,” It’s a “Chesed Crisis” – Part VI

By Rabbi Yitschak Rudomin MA (Definitions: Crisis, with the "i"  = singular or one; Crises, with the "e" = plural or many. The English word...

Secretary Kerry’s Repeated Hostility to Israel

By Morton Klein Secretary of State John Kerry clearly believes -- or wishes to be heard saying -- that Israel is responsible for increased terrorism...

Who’s to Judge?

"What's he worth?" How many times has this question passed your mind when speaking to someone? Have you ever asked this question to someone...

How The West Was Lost By The Selfie President

By Michael Goodwin My bookshelves sag with encyclopedic volumes arguing that America and the West are in decline. But proving that a picture is worth...

We Don’t Need a “New Contemporary Theology”: A Response to Rabbi Hefter

By Rabbi Avrohom Gordimer The article was so shocking. Not only shocking in terms of its content, but shocking that its author, an apparently very...

Halverson: Langert Is My Running Mate

By Hal Halverson I am honored to be given the opportunity to run for Township Committee alongside Steven Langert. During Steven's tenure on the Township...

A First-Person Account Of The Tragic Earthquake In Nepal

By Chezky Lifshitz It was Saturday morning, usually a quieter day at the Chabad-Lubavitch Jewish center in Kathmandu, Nepal, when the ground began trembling beneath...

Open Orthodoxy’s New and Dangerous Halachic Quest

By I. Schwartz The Yated has for years documented and exposed the invalid claims of the Open Orthodox movement to be Orthodox. Open Orthodoxy’s innovations...