Never Get Lost

Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz This week’s parsha, Chayei Sorah, speaks of historical underpinnings of our people as we read of Sorah’s death and Avrohom’s search for...

Ethiopians and Wine: Not so Fast, Rabbi Cardozo

By Avrohom Gordimer Rabbi Nathan Lopes Cardozo’s new article, Scandalous Halachic Decisions: Ethiopians and Wine, pushes many hot buttons. Exuding an overdose of self-confidence and much...

Seasons Supermarket, Chapter 11, and Rashi veZos HaBracha

By Rabbi Yair Hoffman for 5TJT.com Season’s Supermarket.  Chapter Eleven bankruptcy.  Rashi on Moshe Rabbeinu’s bracha regarding Shaivet Levi. What do they have to do with...

Would-Be Predators Beware: Child Victims Act Extends Statute of Limitations in Child Sexual Abuse...

By Zvi Gluck Justice for child sexual abuse survivors has been a long time coming in New York State, but after years of political wrangling,...

Ezra Friedlander: Keep Religion Out of the Political Process

By Sandy Eller Bob Turner's historic victory over David Weprin in the 9thCongressional District on September 13 was a victory not only for Republicans but...

“Blanket of Trust”: Starbucks Chairman’s Thoughts On Rav Nosson Tzvi Finkel zt”l

By Howard Schultz, Chairman, Starbucks Think about all our experiences every day. How often does anybody honor us as a consumer? Rarely. But when it does...

How to Save an Unproductive Day in 25 Minutes

By Teresa Amabile and Steven Kramer How often have you had a work day when, as mid-afternoon races toward late-afternoon, you realize that you haven't...

Will: Suddenly, A Fun Candidate

By George F. Will The complaint that Iowa is not a typical American state is true but trivial because there is no such state. Can...

Levavo Levav Kol Yisroel

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz We live in very precarious times. There is so much good in our community. There is so much Torah being...

Swastikas in Brooklyn? Most Yidden Just Shrug

By Chaya Rivka Zwolinski Last Friday morning, the day stretched luxuriously before me: cooking soup and cholent for the Shabbos guests, a walk in Prospect...