The Matzav Shmoooze: How to Get Cheaper Flights to Israel

Dear Editor, Maybe you could tell your readers that they could save hundreds of dollars by booking travel to Israel from Boston or Washington instead...

The New Shidduch Crisis: Tall Girls

Dear Matzav.com Editor, According to my research, there are numerous tall girls who have very minimal shidduch prospects, as there are an insufficient number of...

The Matzav Shmoooze: Honk Out Tent City

My Fellow Yidden, Recently, I was driving northbound on Cedar Bridge Avenue in Lakewood, NJ, whereupon my car began to fill with toxic fumes. Since as...

The Matzav Shmoooze: Why Did I Go Off the Derech – And Why Do...

Dear Editor@Matzav.com, As a so-called former “teen at-risk,” I’ve wanted to write this letter for a long time, so here it is. I am hoping...

The Matzav Shmoooze: In Time of Sorrow

Dear Editor, One of the most difficult and trying periods in one's life occurs when experiencing the death of an immediate family member R"l. Compounding...

A Reader Writes: A New Angle On the Shidduch Crisis

Dear Editor, The "age gap theory"* has been receiving attention recently. What is being done to address this problem is providing incentives to make closer-in-age...

Stop Mocking Obama

Dear Matzav, Thank you for your service. I have come to rely on the reporting and accuracy of Matzav.com and sincerely appreciate your service. Of...

Judging the Standard of Judging Standards

  Every year, as the summer sun reveals herself and beats down upon us, the essential matter of tznius - the unequivocal hallmark of a...

A Reader Writes: A Man’s View of Seminary

Dear Editor, I can hear you already: "What does it matter what a man thinks of seminary?" The answer is harsh but true. It matters...

The Matzav Shmoooze: More On the Divorce Crisis and “Marriage Incompatibility”

Dear Editor and Readers, Several days ago, Matzav published a letter quoting a noted therapist in a radio interview who opined that the reason for...