A Prophecy Fulfilled

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz The fate of the Jews of Russia was first placed on the public consciousness decades ago. It has held our fascination...

Why Iran Thinks it Needs the Bomb

By Ray Takeyh Bombastic claims of nuclear achievement, threats to close critical international waterways, alleged terrorist plots and hints of diplomatic outreach - all are...

Would Americans Release Terrorist Killers?

By Jonathan Tobin Most Americans aren't paying that much attention to Secretary of State John Kerry's effort to re-start Middle East peace talks. To the...

Keeping the Rabbi’s Sermon Between Shacharis and Mussaf

By Rabbi Moshe Meir Weiss As we take leave of the Sefirah period, and its stern message concerning kovod haTorah by recalling the horrific deaths...

The Novardhok Paradox

By Rabbi Avi Shafran Despite the economic downturn, I recently made a financial investment that resulted in a fantastic return. It was a CD. No,...

Noonan: Rice Would Be a Brilliant Choice

By Peggy Noonan The 2012 presidential election is unusual. It is a crisis election like 1932 or 1980, with the American people knowing we're...

Battle Call for Yisroel

By Dovid Z. Schwartz, Matzav.com The New York State Senate is poised to vote on a bill to create marriages between two men or between...

NY Post Defends Eruv Effort in “Stringing Out Jews” Editorial

From the New York Post: Here comes the latest court battle over religious liberty. Out in Westhampton Beach, Orthodox Jews are now taking a five-year...

A Holy Man; A Holy Nation

By S. Friedman For this column I am simply retelling an incredible story that I was zoche to hear from Rav Simcha Bunim Cohen shlit"a,...

Analysis: Get Ready For The Nastiest Election Ever

By Robert Hendin You know that old saying that this election will be nastier and cost more than the last one? Well, you ain't ...