Readers’ Matzav: When Are People Going to Learn?

Dear Editor, I work at a store in shopping center. This afternoon, I had a customer who was in my store for about an hour,...

The Matzav Shmoooze: Don’t Call It English and Insult Our Intelligence

Dear readers, I am generally not the type to write letters of any sort, not to the editor and not to a "Shmoooze," but I...

The Matzav Shmoooze: Making Light of Mitzvos On Social Media: Are We Different Than...

By The Partial View The meraglim spoke lashon hara about Eretz Yisroel, painting a negative picture with their report from their trip to the Holy...

The Matzav Shmoooze: Fools

Dear Editor, The stupidity coming out of the recent Yair Hoffman article on Jay Leno and halacha is most interesting and should be in the...

A Reader Writes: If I Do An Aveirah, Am I Still a Maamin?

Dear Editor, Thank you for your wonderful news site, which I enjoy immensely. As I have read some insightful hashkafic discussions here on Matzav.com, I'd...

The Matzav Shmoooze: Cop Endangering Residents in Flatbush

Dear Editor, There is a cop that is endangering pedestrians at the corner of Avenue L and Coney Island Avenue in Flatbush, Brooklyn. He parks on the...

The Matzav Shmooze: Are OTD “One of Us?”

Dear Matzav Shmooze, With all the recent attention given to the tragic stories of the many who, after leaving our way of life, find themselves...

The Matzav Shmoooze: Putting Out the Fires

Dear Matzav Readers, A thought has been running through my mind and I'm sharing it with you. Within the last week there have been 4 fires...

The Matzav Shmoooze: Davening is Not a Drive-Thru

Dear Readers, Often, when I daven in shul that has multiple minyanim, I see people join a minyan that already started, even though a new...

A Reader Writes: The Chometz-Being-Sold-On-Pesach Crisis

Dear Editor@Matzav.com, I am writing in response to your post yesterday (here) about a woman in Israel who mistakenly bought a chometzdike item that she...