Opinion: Trust the Government

By Newt Gingrich How much is one additional year of your life worth? Or one more year of life for your father or your wife? For...

Tumors Are Miracles Too

By Rivka Zahava Tumors are tragedies that happen in other people's families, shaking them up and setting their world spinning in a different direction. Not...

Opinion: It’s Not Fair!

By CJ Srullowitz My great-grandmother lived in a shtetl in a town called Rovno. One day, she was outside with her children when she heard...

Opinion: Yes! I Got a Shteller for Next Year

Much if not all of success stories are attributable to a lucky break. This is true in business, but if you are in chinuch,...

Rav Brazil: Getting to the Heart of the Question – Why We Criticize So...

By Rav Shmuel Brazil Just this week, a yungerman approached me and asked why we find it so difficult to judge people favorably. Is it...

Bring Back the Pride

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz I recently had the distinct pleasure of spending some time with the noted and famed baal teshuvah, Rav Uri Zohar. He...

Bugaboo and 21st Century Mesiras Nefesh

By S. Friedman, Matzav.com Historically speaking, we are living in a time where there is an abundance of yeshivos and Torah learning at levels that...

Opinion: It’s Tu B’Av – Put the Girls in the Freezer

By Elisha Ferber, Matzav.com We've heard it over and over again: there are too many girls in the parsha of shidduchim, and too few boys...

Cash From Clunkers – Let’s Have a $4,500 Subsidy for Everything

A Wall Street Journal editorial: Americans are streaming back into auto showrooms, and one reason is the "cash for clunkers" subsidy. Democrats are naturally claiming...

Are Some Seculars on 9 Av Like Some Chareidim on Yom Hazikaron?

By Rafi G., Life in Israel Dan Meridor, a minister in the Israeli government, was spotted on Thursday, Tisha B'Av, eating in a restaurant in...