The Matzav Shmoooze: Camps, Rabbeim, Tuition – The Truth

Dear Editor, With summer camp registration approaching and all the talk about rabbeim not being paid enough, I feel like I must pen this letter to...

Heroes of Summer

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz We have all heard of Oorah and are most familiar with its jingles and mascot. We see their ads, but we...

Rabbi Genack: VOTE FOR HILLARY – “She Understands Our Values”

By Rabbi Menachem Genack When my daughter Ora and son-in-law Avi recently gave birth to a son, they were contacted by Hillary Clinton’s staff to...

Secretary Kerry’s Repeated Hostility to Israel

By Morton Klein Secretary of State John Kerry clearly believes -- or wishes to be heard saying -- that Israel is responsible for increased terrorism...

Defending the Traditional Beis Medrash Curriculum – at YU and Everywhere Else

By Rabbi Avrohom Gordimer Why can’t a yeshiva education be more utilitarian? After years of learning, with intense focus on abstract conceptualization and only minor...

A Letter to My Abusive Parents

By Hadassa Luk My letter is written to you, but it's intended for me. To clear things up inside. To try to understand myself better....

The Greatness of Klal Yisroel and the Blizzard of 2010

By Rabbi Meir Goldberg Most of us know about the tremendous chesed which abounds in the frum community. We are oftentimes reminded of the greatness...

Obama’s Biggest Accomplishment

It will not be Obamacare or the Wall Street reform, for these measures are reversible, albeit with difficulty; rather, the most important consequence of Obama's Presidency,...

The Anti-Chareidi Blogger Who Forgot to Find Out the Truth

By G. Kulik Chareidi bashing is nothing new. Lakewood bashing is nothing new. The question is why people aren't embarrassed to shoot from the hip...

Shame On Liberal Jews for Slamming Rabbi Hier’s Trump Inauguration Blessing

By Abraham H. Miller As previously reported on Matzav.com, Rabbi Marvin Hier of the Simon Wiesenthal Center will be giving a benediction at Donald Trump’s presidential inauguration...