Donald Trump’s Early Thanksgiving

When the President-Elect Gave His Private Plane for a Mission of Mercy By Rabbi Hershy Z. Ten President, Bikur Cholim of Los Angeles With the Jewish New...

Why is the ADL Praising Keith Ellison?

By Morton A. Klein Despite the volumes of evidence about Congressman Keith Ellison’s longstanding record of Israel-bashing and antisemitism, the Anti-Defamation League praised this leading...

Trump Is Headed To The White House. Did We Just Elect Our First Jewish...

This opinion piece, by Wayne Allyn Root, was first published at Fox.com. Just as Bill Clinton wasn’t black, but he was called “America’s first black president… I believe...

Liberal Jews Attacking Trump: The Hypocrisy Needs to Stop

By Rabbi Avrohom Gordimer As Jews, we are charged to appreciate and respect the government, and to pray for its welfare. Chazal tell us that...

Deciphering Off The Derech: Differences Between Kiruv and Chinuch

By Rabbi Yitschak Rudomin MA Director: Jewish Professionals Institute www.jpi.org The Kiruv ("Outreach") field is known for its informality, while Chinuch ("Education") is known for its...

Bursting the Bubble

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz Decades before the Yated began publishing, the great mechaneich, Rav Shraga Feivel Mendlowitz, is said to have commented to a talmid reading...

Why Trump’s Breitbart Pick Bests the New York Times’ Arthur Sulzberger

By Ira Stoll The New York Times finds President-elect Donald Trump’s appointment of Stephen Bannon as counselor to the president to be so alarming that it devoted...

Lot: Who Are You?

By Rabbi Eliyahu Safran Well, who are you? (Who are you? Who, who, who, who?) I really wanna know (Who are you? Who, who, who, who?) Tell...

The Western Wall Compromise, and Compromised Commitment to Torah

By Rabbi Avrohom Gordimer There are compromises that are made in order to securely retain that which is most essential. Such is a pragmatic compromise, and...

Let’s Be Great Again

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz In this week’s parsha, the world gains much light. The Medrash relates that the experience of our forefather, Avrohom Avinu, is akin...