Reading Between the Lines

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz The upheaval in Egypt has grabbed the attention of people worldwide. In every country across the globe, people are discussing the revolution...

OU Urges Obama Administration to Oppose UN Resolution Against Israeli Settlement​s

Dear President Obama, We write to you on behalf of the Union of Orthodox Jewish Congregations of America, the nation's largest Orthodox Jewish umbrella organization,...

The World’s Only Arab Bone Marrow Registry – in Israel

Only about 1.2 million of the world's 400 million ethnic Arabs live in Israel, yet the sole registry for Arab bone marrow donors is...

Israeli Chareidi Sector Faces Shortage of Over 30,000 Apartments

"The dire shortage of professional workers in the construction industry will lead to a dramatic drop in buildings starts in the chareidi sector in...

A Message from Wendy

By Wendy Runge My dearest friends and family, as the bracha from Reb Michel Twerski directed: We have emerged VICTORIOUS!! Wait, what??? Looking back on a...

U.S. Agrees to Rebuke Israel at UN Security Council

The U.S. informed Arab governments Tuesday that it will support a U.N. Security Council statement reaffirming that the 15-nation body "does not accept the...

Opinion: Hitting the Publish Button

By Kollel Guy There is a tremendous sense of awe when you hear someone has published 84 seforim in his lifetime. That person is Rav...

Group: Dangerous Coloring in Coke, Pepsi Causes Cancer

The Center for Science in the Public Interest yesterday called on the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to ban the use of certain caramel...

Runge Pleads Guilty in Film Probe

The Des Moines Register reports: In a surprise move, Minnesota filmmaker Wendy Weiner Runge pleaded guilty late Wednesday to a felony charge just as...

Netanyahu: Israel Must Prepare for the Worst in Egypt

Israeli Prime Minister Bibi Netanyahu said on Wednesday that while he hoped Egypt's efforts to achieve democracy succeeded, he had to "prepare for the...