Monthly Archives: May 2011

Romney Gives Obama an ‘F’

As Mitt Romney prepares to officially roll out his presidential campaign later this week, he's giving President Barack Obama an ‘F' for the last...

NYC DOT To Remove Borough Park Traffic Islands

There has been a rare change of heart from the beleaguered New York City Department of Transportation. The Borough Park traffic islands that Matzav.com...

Rabbi Josh Pruzansky Leaves Agudah, Joins OU

Rabbi Josh Pruzansky has departed from his position with Agudath Israel of New Jersey and has been appointed as Regional Director of Public Policy...

WHO: Cell Phone Use Can Increase Possible Cancer Risk

Radiation from cell phones can possibly cause cancer, according to the World Health Organization. The agency now lists mobile phone use in the same...

Yad L’achim: ‘Kids in Secular Schools Don’t Know Shema’

Days before Shavuos, the head of the Yad L'achim organization, Rabbi Sholom Dov Lipschitz, called for more action in promoting Jewish identity among tens...

Netanyahu: Israel Cannot Prevent UN Recognition of Palestinian State

Israeli Prime Minister Bibi Netanyahu said Monday that no one can prevent the recognition of a Palestinian state in the United Nations in September. "No...

Pawlenty: America’s in ‘Big Trouble’

A week after officially declaring his presidential bid, former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty is offering a behind-the-scenes look at his campaign rollout in a...

Yaalon: Strike on Iran Could Be Necessary

An Israeli Cabinet minister said the civilized world must take joint action to avert the Iranian nuclear threat, including a preemptive strike if necessary. Moshe...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 27 Iyar

Rav Eliezer Ze'ev Rosenbaum of Kretchenif (Kretshnif)(1944). Author of Raza D'Shabbos, and son of Rabbi Meir of Kretshniff. Towards the end of...

Obama Goes Golfing on Memorial Day

The business of memorializing our war dead done, President Obama headed out to the Fort Belvoir golf course today, finding his way onto the...