A Message from the Kalever Rebbe for Chanukah 5775

Chanukah - the Light of Faith Banishes Depression In the modern era, incidences of depression have reached epidemic proportions as many suffer from this and...

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...

Halverson: Langert Is My Running Mate

By Hal Halverson I am honored to be given the opportunity to run for Township Committee alongside Steven Langert. During Steven's tenure on the Township...

A First-Person Account Of The Tragic Earthquake In Nepal

By Chezky Lifshitz It was Saturday morning, usually a quieter day at the Chabad-Lubavitch Jewish center in Kathmandu, Nepal, when the ground began trembling beneath...

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...

Heroes of Summer

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz We have all heard of Oorah and are most familiar with its jingles and mascot. We see their ads, but we...

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...

Secretary Kerry’s Repeated Hostility to Israel

By Morton Klein Secretary of State John Kerry clearly believes -- or wishes to be heard saying -- that Israel is responsible for increased terrorism...

Defending the Traditional Beis Medrash Curriculum – at YU and Everywhere Else

By Rabbi Avrohom Gordimer Why can’t a yeshiva education be more utilitarian? After years of learning, with intense focus on abstract conceptualization and only minor...

A Letter to My Abusive Parents

By Hadassa Luk My letter is written to you, but it's intended for me. To clear things up inside. To try to understand myself better....