Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 19 Av

Rav Yitzchak Eizik Halevi Herzog ztl, Chief Rabbi of Ireland and later Palestine (1888-1959). His father, Rav Yoel...

Reb Eli Scheller’s Two Minutes on the Parsha

The following Matzav.com exclusive weekly feature, Eli Scheller's Two Minutes on the Parsha, is back! With an original approach and unique videography, Eli...

Pol: Hillary Clinton Vs. Chris Christie Would Be An ‘Epic’ 2016 Race

When Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton leaves her post as the nation's top diplomat this year, she will step into a new role:...

Rav Moshe Twersky Hy”d On the Parsha

By Rabbi Yehoshua Berman זאת חקת התורה…ויקחו אליך פרה אדמה       יט:א Why does the topic parah adumah appear at this point in the order of the...

Sweeney: ‘I Want to Punch Gov. Christie in His Head,’ Calls Him a ‘Punk’

The Newark Star-Ledger has some explosive quotes from one of the two Democratic legislative leaders who recently reached a compromise on a pension reform...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 4 Sivan

-Rav Yeshaya Naftali Hertz of Dinov, author of Hanosen Imrei Shefer (1888). Born approximately 1838 to Rav Dovid Dinov (the Tzemach Dovid), who was...

Clinton Foundation Keeps Foreign Donors

According to a summary of the Clinton Foundation's new policy, the organization will still accept donations from foreign governments-even though Hillary is running for...

Jewish Soldier Killed in Afghanistan

A Jewish soldier, PFC Aaron Fairbairn of Aberdeen, Washington, was killed this past week in Afghanistan. PFC Fairbairn was killed on July 4th when...

Israel Names Four New Conservative Justices To Supreme Court

Israel’s Judicial Nomination Committee named four new justices to the country’s 15-member Supreme Court, out of 27 candidates who were short-listed for the bench. The...

Israeli Deputy Minister Denounces Portrayal Of PM Netanyahu And Wife As Pigs

Member of Knesset Yaron Mazuz (Likud), an Israeli deputy minister in the Prime Minister’s Office, denounced an exhibit he visited last week at the Haifa...