Respect & Self- Respect

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz This week, in Parshas Mishpotim, we see the grandeur and glory of Matan Torah from Parshas Yisro segue into the practical...

The Legacy of Avraham Avinu

By Rabbi Moshe Meir Weiss The founder of the Jewish people was the extraordinary Avraham Avinu. While he was unquestionably a great and unique person,...

The Matzav Shmoooze: Forgive and Forget

Dear readers, As we approach Yom Kippur tonight, we know that we're supposed to forgive others for anythingwrong they may have done. Yet, for many,...

Willful Blindness to Academic Anti-Semitism

By Richard L. Cravatts, PhD As yet more evidence that academics are regularly able to engage in what George Orwell sardonically referred to as "doublethink,"...

The New York Times Recklessly Exposes A CIA Operative’s Identity

When President Donald Trump declared the media the "enemy of the American people," I called it an outrage. Well, The New York Times seems...

Outrage At Trump’s ‘Muslim Ban’ Yet Silence Over The Middle Eastern ‘Ban On Jews’

This article by Gaurav Sharma appears at International Business Times: President Donald Trump has delivered on his campaign promise of restricting entry into the US for people...

Daf Yomi Power

By Rabbi Moshe Meir Weiss Last week, I invited you to join the global Daf Yomi club.  I attempted to seduce you with the promise...

Michael Goodwin: Israel, Beware of Obama

By Michael Goodwin First he comes for the banks and health care, uses the IRS to go after critics, politicizes the Justice Department, spies on...

National Public Radio’s Continued Bias Against Israel

By Eric Rozenman If a scandal festers in Washington but no one reports it, is it still scandalous? Forget, for a moment, headlines about the National...

Never Get Lost

Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz This week’s parsha, Chayei Sorah, speaks of historical underpinnings of our people as we read of Sorah’s death and Avrohom’s search for...