FATWA: Palestinian Religious Authorities Ban Participation in Yerushalayim Municipal Election

Palestinian Islamic religious authorities on Monday issued a fatwa (religious decree) banning Arab residents of Yerushalayim from participating in the November Yerushalayim municipal election, Khaled...

Video: The Shmuz On Parshas Vayeirah

Rav Bentzion Shafier has impacted thousands of people with his talks and lectures, and especially with his innovative "Shmuz," a mussar shmuess...

Video: Hamas and Israel Agree to Ceasefire

Following is the verbatim English text of the ceasefire agreement between Israel and the Palestinians in Gaza that was reached on Wednesday with...

Amazon.com Selling Holocaust Denial, Nazi Hate Literature, Despite Being Sued in 2009

Amazon.com, the world's largest online retailer, has been caught selling anti-Semitic and Nazi-related hate literature, website The Kernel reported. The revelation comes after an...

For First Time, U.S. State Department Calls Abbas’ Palestinian Authority Anti-Semitic

For the first time, the U.S. State Department has explicitly accused the Palestinian Authority (PA) of promoting anti-Semitism, a signal Jewish groups are hoping...

New Yeshiva Gedolah in the Bronx Opens for Boys Still Not in Yeshiva

The Bronx, once the home of a vibrant frum community, is now receiving its long awaited revitalization with the opening of a Yeshiva Gedolah...

Teens Using E-cigarettes Show Evidence Of Same Toxic Chemicals As Smokers

Using e-cigarettes has been promoted as a way to help adult smokers cut back or quit smoking, or at least to minimize the health...

Obama Uses N-Word: US ‘Not Cured’ of Racism

President Barack Obama said the United States has not overcome its history of racism and is using the N-word to make his case, the...

America’s Most Hated Airline Wants To Fix One Thing: Being On Time

Spirit Airlines is the carrier that leads the pack when it comes to customer gripes. With that in mind, its new boss is trying...

Audio: Rav Mintz On Parshas Ki Seitzei

Each week, Rav Chaim Mintz, Mashgiach of the Yeshiva of Staten Island and founder and head of Oorah Kiruv ...