A Reader Writes: Dealing With the Shidduch Crisis – A New Idea

Dear Editor, In recent years, there has been a concerted effort to solve the shidduch crisis. Some of the recent developments in the world of...

Those Who Are Protesting for Shabbos, and Those Protesting in Iran

The following is from a Ynet article written by Yair Borochov: What I'm about to write was to be expected, but it's also as appropriate...

Thanking The Garbage Man

By Rabbi Yonason Goldson A number of years ago, when my wife was a stay-at-home mother, her daily schedule consisted entirely of dreaming up new...

Hardened Criminals and Newborn Babes

By Rabbi Avi Shafran Liberian dictator Charles Taylor, believed to be responsible for the murders and maiming of untold numbers of innocent African men, women...

Bringing the Joy Back to Tammuz

 By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz  Ask any Western diplomat what he considers to be the greatest threat to peace and democracy in the world. Most would...

A Reader Writes: Ticketing By Police – It’s Out of Control

Dear Editor, Question: Are police paid with our tax dollars to protect us or to hound us with unending traffic tickets? Do we need...

Explaining Obama: Our First Islamist President?

By Richard Baehr One might think that Barack Obama's obsession with Jewish settlements in the West Bank would wane a bit, given the events in...

A Reader Writes: Up in Smoke

Dear Editor, I am not the first to write about the following issue, but I am writing from a different perspective. This issue bothers me,...

A Reader Writes: 82% of Salary for Tuition

Dear Editor,  I would like to address recent discussion regarding high tuition costs. I believe I have bitachon especially in parnassa issues because of events that...

Deaf to Peace

By Rabbi Avi Shafran My daily commute often puts me in the presence of one or another ear bud-wearing young person whose music device's volume...