A Reader Writes: Shidduchim – Complain or Do Something

Dear Editor, As a parent of children who are not yet in the parsha of shidduchim, I would like to make a suggestion as...

The Economy Is Even Worse Than You Think

By Mortimer Zuckerman The recent unemployment numbers have undermined confidence that we might be nearing the bottom of the recession. What we can see on...

Opinion: Mistaken Analysis

He's a student of the publishing industry with hands-on experience running his own book company. He's a knowledgeable businessman with years of experience in...

Opinion: How Will Netanyahu Change Israel Forever?

By Moshe Phillips, Matzav.com Newscenter While keen observers of Israel's political scene clearly understand that Benjamin Netanyahu is Israel's most Americanized prime minister in its...

The Novardhok Paradox

By Rabbi Avi Shafran Despite the economic downturn, I recently made a financial investment that resulted in a fantastic return. It was a CD. No,...

Op-Ed: Losing the Online Battle for Torah Hashkafa

By Rabbi Yosef Shubert, Matzav.com We, the frum community at large, have allowed issues of hashkafa discussed in cyberspace to be determined by whoever has...

Op-Ed: Russia Should Return the Schneersohn Collection from the Rebbe Rayatz

 By Gregg J. Rickman, JTA During the 1990s, the world was seized with stories of Nazi plunder and heirless property from the Holocaust era. Stolen...

A Reader Writes: Yanky Should Not Have Died In Vain

Dear Editor, The press reported the tragic death of 12 year old Yaakov (Yanky) Shlomo Yudelevitz from Beitar Illit, who drowned on a class trip...

A Reader Writes: The Dangers of Leaving a Child in a Hot Car

Dear Editor, Anyone reading this letter who has children would wholeheartedly agree that there is nothing that we wouldn't do for the health and safety...

A Reader Writes: ‘The Learning Gap’ and Shidduchim

Dear Editor, There is an issue that is the root of many problems society is facing today. I call it the 'learning gap'. The average...