Op-Ed: Losing the Online Battle for Torah Hashkafa

By Rabbi Yosef Shubert, Matzav.com We, the frum community at large, have allowed issues of hashkafa discussed in cyberspace to be determined by whoever has...

Op-Ed: Russia Should Return the Schneersohn Collection from the Rebbe Rayatz

 By Gregg J. Rickman, JTA During the 1990s, the world was seized with stories of Nazi plunder and heirless property from the Holocaust era. Stolen...

The Essence of a Gadol

By Rabbi Avi Shafran The unaffiliated Jewish woman attended three of the rabbi's shiurim in the 1950s, visibly intrigued by the ideas he put forth,...

Bolton: Israeli Attack the Only Option to Stop Iranian Nukes

By John R. Bolton Whatever the outcome of Iran's presidential election tomorrow, negotiations will not soon -- if ever -- put an end to its...

For the Love of Money

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz  Every year, as the months of Tammuz and Av approach, we are reminded of how far we are from where we...

There is a Man…

By David Herman, Matzav.com There is a man rotting in prison. In a U.S. prison already for 22 years. Unjustly denied his liberty. There is a man who...

Those Who Are Protesting for Shabbos, and Those Protesting in Iran

The following is from a Ynet article written by Yair Borochov: What I'm about to write was to be expected, but it's also as appropriate...

Thanking The Garbage Man

By Rabbi Yonason Goldson A number of years ago, when my wife was a stay-at-home mother, her daily schedule consisted entirely of dreaming up new...

Hardened Criminals and Newborn Babes

By Rabbi Avi Shafran Liberian dictator Charles Taylor, believed to be responsible for the murders and maiming of untold numbers of innocent African men, women...

Bringing the Joy Back to Tammuz

 By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz  Ask any Western diplomat what he considers to be the greatest threat to peace and democracy in the world. Most would...