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 Matzav Shmoooze: Sanitary Conditions at the Kosel

Dear readers, I feel hesitant to address this, but I must. The Kosel is the holiest place on earth, so why are the restrooms there...

A Reader Writes: Forgive and Forget

Dear Editor, As we approach Yom Kippur, we know that we're supposed to forgive others for anything wrong they may have done. Yet, for many,...

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...

Readers’ Matzav: A Different Take On Airport Pat-Downs

Dear Editor, I would like to comment on the recent tumult over the screening tactics used by the TSA at this country's airports. I want to...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...