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...

Isn’t It A Little Meshugge To Say There’s A Right Way To Spell A...

By Daniel Gross Well ain't that America? We make a competition out of spelling, televised and hyped by ESPN. And it's won by an Indian-American...

Avoiding the Issues: Defending Open Orthodoxy

By I. Schwartz In response to countless departures from normative Orthodoxy on the part of the new "Open Orthodox" movement, rabbis from across the ...

Readers’ Matzav: The Bussing Saga

Dear Editor@Matzav.com, I was at the recent Lakewood, NJ, School Board meeting at which various concerns regarding school bussing were addressed. Clearly, there are improvements...

The Day After: Was it the Smartest Question to Ask the President?

By Kol Haolam Donald Trump misunderstood Trux's question yesterday, but it’s easy to see why he did. The accusation has been around since his election...

“Look at Me! Look at My Money!”

By S. Friedman, Matzav.com If you've read articles decrying the unrestrained spending of money in increasingly flamboyant fashion, here is another one; and unapologetically so.  I...

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...

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...

Response to Mishpacha Magazine’s Goldmines Story

By Kollel Guy Mishpacha magazine recently ran a story called Goldmines which  got many people all fired up. The story is almost predictable. A mother...

How The West Was Lost By The Selfie President

By Michael Goodwin My bookshelves sag with encyclopedic volumes arguing that America and the West are in decline. But proving that a picture is worth...