Ethiopians and Wine: Not so Fast, Rabbi Cardozo

By Avrohom Gordimer Rabbi Nathan Lopes Cardozo’s new article, Scandalous Halachic Decisions: Ethiopians and Wine, pushes many hot buttons. Exuding an overdose of self-confidence and much...

Jared Kushner Has It All Wrong On The Palestinians

By Stephen M. Flatow We don’t yet know the details of the Israeli-Palestinian peace plan that presidential adviser Jared Kushner is preparing. But we do...

Affirming President Trump’s Travel Ban: Sanity Prevails

By Avrohom Gordimer Although the decision was narrow, the Supreme Court should be applauded for upholding President Trump's travel ban. The Court's decision is important...

Not The Media’s Standard

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz Humans everywhere seek love and appreciation. As people attempt to fill that need, oftentimes they seek to ingratiate themselves with those...

Us, Them and the Deep State

Reaction to a statement was a statement in itself. By Rabbi Avi Shafran The two thirds of the American populace that objected to the policy of...

“To Heal the World?” The Tikkun Olam Distortion

By Rabbi Avrohom Gordimer Jonathan Neumann’s To Heal the World? is nothing short of a lethal indictment – actually a conviction – of the leadership...

Fake News: A Dead Gaza Baby

By Jerold Auerbach Last month Israel began to confront a daily barrage of fire kites and burning tire smoke across its Gaza border, igniting fires...

Why We Needed Charles Krauthammer

By Jonathan S. Tobin Charles Krauthammer would have been an inspirational figure even if he hadn’t become a writer and television commentator. The Pulitzer Prize-winning...

Opinion: Don’t Separate Families at the Border — but Don’t Expropriate the Holocaust Either

By Abraham Cooper As an Orthodox rabbi, it is not for me to comment on US Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ invocation of the New Testament to justify...