The Message of the Japan Disaster

By Rav Shmuel Brazil When cataclysmic occurrences happen in the world the Yid must take careful note and do teshuvah. When they happen back to...

Rabbi Dolinger Responds

Editor's comment: Please note that we vehemently disagree with Rabbi Dolinger's response, as it is contrary to the stance taken by leading rabbonim. However, out of...

The Matzav Shmoooze: I Was Robbed And Shomrim Wouldn’t Help Me

Dear Editor@Matzav.com, Everyone knows the good work that Shomrim does. If there is a shoplifter, an attempted burglary or attempted robbery, Shomrim respond immediately. More...

Opinion: Supporting the Supporters: A Case for Martin Grossman

By S. Friedman, Matzav.com There were many points brought up as reasons for not supporting Martin Grossman's stay of execution, and would I like to...

Tips and Tactics for Generating Quality Shadchan Attention, Part II: Meeting the Shadchan

By Moshe Pogrow, Director, NASI Project (Second in a series) (To view Part I - Introduction, click here.) With a greater understanding of the shidduch process from the shadchan’s point...

We Can Change the World

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz Often, people engage in discussions regarding issues of the day, and when convinced that a crisis is at hand, they conclude...

The Hillary Myth: Can Anyone Name An Achievement To Justify The Adulation Of Our...

By Bret Stephens Suddenly we're supposed to believe that Hillary Clinton is a great secretary of state. Eric Schmidt of Google calls her "the most...

Readers’ Matzav: Chasunah Shtick Gemach

Dear Matzav Editor, We live in a wonderful community where people are always looking to help out others. If you look through the gemach list, you...

The Righteous Caregiver

By Rabbi Naphtali Hoff It is difficult to imagine the scenario that confronted Noach at the onset of this week's parasha. He was born in...

Thomas Friedman Shamelessly Promotes Obama’s Spin on Iran and Israel

By Abraham H. Miller Leave it to New York Times columnist Thomas Friedman to shill shamelessly for President Barack Obama. In a lengthy interview about...