Romney Hits the 50 Percent Mark in New National Poll

Mitt Romney has seized further advantage on economic issues at the core of the 2012 campaign, taking him to 50 percent support among likely voters...

The Matzav Shmoooze: From Bnei Brak to Ashdod – What the Media Won’t Report

Dear Editor, The 350 Mehadrin bus from Bnei Brak to Ashdod is normally jammed, but at 3 PM more than half the seats were still...

Ordination of Insubordination

 By Rabbi Avrohom Gordimer “We’re going to blink and there’ll be 100 Orthodox women rabbis in America that have been given ordination”. –R. Adam Mintz,...

A Secret Ingredient for a Delicious Marriage

By Rabbi Moshe Meir Weiss Many of us have a favorite aunt or uncle.  Why are they our favorites?  Because they always have something nice...

Op-Ed: I Will Fight To Bring Wal-Mart To New York To Help The Poor

By David Storobin Former New York State Senator and a candidate for City Council "Why didn't you ever ask me to buy you anything growing up,"...

Three Lessons From Auschwitz On Holocaust Remembrance Day

By Danny Danon/JNS.org I am overwhelmed, at Auschwitz, on International Holocaust Remembrance Day, where I join somberly with fellow Israeli leaders to remember and...

Op-Ed: Losing the Online Battle for Torah Hashkafa

By Rabbi Yosef Shubert, Matzav.com We, the frum community at large, have allowed issues of hashkafa discussed in cyberspace to be determined by whoever has...

UNRWA Gives Rockets to Hamas; Why is U.S. Still Funding It?

By Evelyn Gordon Last week, the UN refugee agency dedicated exclusively to Palestinians admitted that 20 rockets had mysteriously turned up in one of its...

Don’t Be Fooled: Iran Wants The Bomb

By Ahmad Hashemi Iran's top nuclear negotiator Saeed Jalili recently said his country has agreed to resume talks on its nuclear program later this month....

How Israel Is Helping Newt Gingrich Win

By Dovid Efune In the United States, among the politically ambitious on both sides of the spectrum, there is one label that is feared above...