Why Netanyahu Was Right to Fight the Iran Deal

By Elliot Abrams News stories announcing that President Obama has the votes to protect his Iran deal from Congressional disapproval have led to debates here...

Historic Lessons

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz A cursory glance at newspaper headlines is enough to fill the perceptive person with a sense of fear and helplessness. Despite...

Rain in Israel On First Night of Sukkos

The weather was hot in Israel as Sukkos approached, and with in the forecast for the first days of Sukkos, Yidden braced themselves. Thunderstorms ultimately swept...

The Matzav Shmoooze: They Say “Awareness” Is The Cure

Dear Editor, They say "awareness" is the cure, but is it always? Are there not people out there who ignore these warning signs? You...

Rockets, Hate and Kerry’s Fool’s Errand

By Jonathan Tobin Two weeks have passed since President Obama spoke to an audience of Israeli students and urged them to pressure their government to...

An Orphan in Shul

By Rabbi Avi ShafranThere's an orphan in shul. Everybody knows him, or thinks they do. And yet very few people pay him much heed. He has...

I Want the Good Life

By Rabbi Moshe Meir Weiss One of the great challenges of life is having the right priorities.  When we spend too much time on fun...

Enhancing Workplace Kiruv

By Rabbi Yitschak Rudomin MA Director: Jewish Professionals Institute, Email: rudomin@jpi.org Formerly Director Sinai Heritage Center (' 88 - ' 95)  Author: The Second World War and Jewish...

Karl Rove: Obama Has a Listening Problem

By Karl Rove A rock star sang at President Barack Obama's Las Vegas rally for Sen. Harry Reid in October. The lyrics included, "You've got...

Overwhelmed by Dating

Dear Editor, I returned from Israel last June. The plan was that I would start dating after Pesach. The time has finally come for me...