Opinion: Lakewood Measles Hysteria

An opinion piece by by Judi Franco, NJ101.5 NJ1015 - The hysteria regarding measles in Lakewood is a mystery to me. But then, again the hysteria...

Selfless

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz The American media is distressed, because the president lectured a disrespectful reporter and then revoked his credentials. The media bosses...

BEGGING FOR DEATH: Anti-Vaxxers Are Still Spreading False Claims As People Die Of Measles

By Helen Stokes-Lampard In the early 2000s, after the link between the MMR vaccine and autism was thoroughly debunked, healthcare professionals, including GPs and our...

“CRIME NOT TO”: My Daughter Died from Measles and You Don’t Want to Vaccinate?

By Roald Dahl My eldest daughter caught measles when she was seven years old. As the illness took its usual course I can remember reading...

“Abba, Why Don’t They Say Good Shabbos?”

By Rabbi Eliyahu Safran   We were never taught this is still going on today. - Gaby Kirschner in The New York Times We were never taught. History...

Kol Yaakov

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz In this week’s parsha, we are introduced to Yaakov and Eisov, whose struggle endures until the End of Days. The differences between...

Pittsburgh: An Inside View

By Rabbi Hershel Becker People throughout the world have been moved by the shocking murder of eleven Jews in Pittsburgh. Good people have approached...

Would You Have Turned Down the Money?

By Rabbi Yitzchok Fingerer  Much of the world has devolved into a competitive, cut-throat and ruthless society. Many people are money hungry, greedy and avaricious. As...

Parents Sue Brooklyn Yeshiva to Compel Admission of Unvaccinated Child; Here’s Why They Should...

By Joey Aron, Esq. Recent measles outbreaks in Jewish communities in the New York tri-state area have reminded us that the debate over vaccines –...

Connecting with the Shechina

By Rabbi Moshe Meir Weiss We know that there is no extra letter in the Torah.  Everything is said for multiple reasons so when there...