Monthly Archives: February 2015

Eitzah u’Gevurah – Empowering Advice from a Torah Perspective

By Rabbi Yehoshua Berman Looking for Direction Question: I am almost twenty three years old and I feel like I am not really getting anywhere....

Netanyahu: I Respect Obama

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu went to the Kosel this evening for a moment of meditation ahead of his trip to Washington. "On the eve...

Google Wants To Rank Websites Based On Facts Not Links

The internet is stuffed with garbage. Anti-vaccination websites make the front page of Google, and fact-free "news" stories spread like wildfire. Google has...

White House Offers Rebuttal Before Netanyahu’s Speech

Just four days before Prime Minister Bibi Netanyahu's speech to a joint meeting of Congress, the Obama administration sought on Friday to refute the...

House Passes One-Week DHS Fund Extension

The U.S. House of Representatives narrowly avoided a Department of Homeland Security shutdown on Friday after passing a one-week funding extension with just hours...

Rand Paul Wins CPAC Straw Poll. Again.

For the third year in a row, on Saturday Kentucky Senator Rand Paul won the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) straw poll, CNN reported....

New Matanos L’Evyonim Campaign For The Most Destitute Families In Eretz Yisroel

For generations, Ezras Torah has been on the forefront of providing assistance to needy Bnei Torah in Eretz Yisroel. Whether it is help with...

Holder: Make Civil-Rights Cases Easier

Outgoing Attorney General Eric Holder says he will ask Congress to lower the standard of proof required to prosecute criminals for violating people's civil...

Stolen Picasso Seized in U.S.

A Picasso painting stolen from a French museum and falsely labeled as a $37 "art craft/toy" was seized at the Port of Newark and...

Survey: Israelis Pay Palestinian Workers Double The Wages Of PA And Gaza Employers

A European Union-funded survey conducted by the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics (PCBS) between October and December of 2014 shows that Palestinians working in...