Ah Freilichen Purim

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz Purim is the one holiday that celebrates a miracle that occurred during exile. It is the only neis that took place...

Still Wonderful: Out Of The Blue, Efryim Shore Became Paralyzed From The Neck Down

By Gavriel Horan It was the second day of Rosh Hashana in 2004. Efryim Barry Shore came home from a full morning of prayers...

Remembering Rav Aharon Leib zt”l

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz It is difficult to encapsulate the life of an adam gadol in a few words. He was exceedingly weak for the...

New York Times Column Smears Satmar Chassidim as Ignorant Welfare Sponges

By Ira Stoll The latest salvo in the New York Times’ one-sided campaign against traditional Jewish education comes in the form of a column by Ginia Bellafante that is...

The Saudi King’s Hypocrisy

A Washington Post Editorial: It's hard to top the bloody hypocrisy of Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad, but Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah is making a run...

Dov Lipman – Bad Choice to Keynote RCA Convention

By Yonason Rosenblum Yesh Atid MK Dov Lipman has been invited to be a keynote speaker at the upcoming RCA convention. Given Lipman's status...

What 29 Top US Scientists Don’t Know

By E.B. Landau The recent letter of support sent to President Obama for his Iran deal secured last month – signed by 29 scientists, including...

Lessons from Lin: Chizuk from Linsanity?

By Rabbi Michoel Farkas I know that we usually look in more spiritual places for lessons and chizuk. I know that sports is not the...

Servitude of Love

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz Sukkos is a Yom Tov of complete joy. We expend so much effort in finding proper Dalet Minim and...

If Pictures Are Worth A Thousand Words, How About Maps?

By Stephen M. Flatow A major book publisher, deluged with criticism for leaving Israel off a map in its Middle East Atlas, has apologized...