Matzav.com - The Online Voice of Torah Jewry2014-10-23T14:10:56ZWordPresshttp://matzav.com/feed/atomMatzav Editorhttp://matzav.com/?p=1097142014-10-23T07:01:59Z2014-10-23T14:10:56ZCanadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper addressed his nation on Wednesday night after Canada suffered the the second terrorist attack in one week. Harper said “in the days to come, we will learn more about the terrorist and any accomplices he may have had,” and vowed: “We will not be intimidated.”
Here is the text of [...]]]>0Matzav Editorhttp://matzav.com/?p=1097112014-10-23T06:36:14Z2014-10-23T13:40:57ZThe world’s first ’sparkling’ apple that fizzes in the mouth when eaten has been created.
Huge cells in the flesh of the brand new variety called Paradis Sparkling, release effervescent juices that is akin to having a mouthful of fizzy drink.
The sensation is only experienced when the apple is bitten into and its juices are [...]]]>0Matzav Editorhttp://matzav.com/?p=1096862014-10-23T06:30:14Z2014-10-23T13:01:01ZDear Editor,
For all its upsides and downsides, my family chooses Matzav for news because it’s the most filtered, with no open forums or say-what-you-want comments.
I just want to suggest something. Every time you post something like the death of Oscar de la Renta, some comments will come up with: “Why is this [...]]]>2Matzav Editorhttp://matzav.com/?p=1097072014-10-23T06:30:10Z2014-10-23T12:16:03ZBy Ben Cohen
CNN reporter Sarah Sidner was prevented from broadcasting a live report on Monday night from Ferguson, Missouri by protesters who yelled that the network is controlled by “Zionists.”
Ferguson has been the site of angry, racially-charged protests over the last two months following the fatal shooting by local police [...]]]>1Matzav Editorhttp://matzav.com/?p=1097052014-10-23T06:30:04Z2014-10-23T11:21:40ZBlogger Elder of Ziyon has again caught the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) publishing and then deleting explicitly anti-Semitic material from its website.
Last week, I reported that the UNRWA “human rights” school website included explicit antisemitism (a copy of the document can be seen here):
The Jews in the sixth [...]]]>0Matzav Editorhttp://matzav.com/?p=1097102014-10-23T06:29:54Z2014-10-23T10:27:58ZA man jumped the White House fence late on Wednesday, but Secret Service apprehended the intruder before he came close to the residence. “An individual jumped the north fence of the White House. He was immediately taken into custody by canine units and Uniformed Division officers,” said Secret Service spokesman Edwin Donovan. He also [...]]]>0Matzav Editorhttp://matzav.com/?p=1096922014-10-23T01:32:19Z2014-10-23T09:31:24ZBy Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz
Once again, as the hue and glow of the greatest month of the year begins to fade, we find ourselves reading the story of Noach. As we slip from the joyous days of Sukkos into the inevitable chill of winter, we find that the parshas hashovua offers warmth, compensating for the [...]]]>0Matzav Editorhttp://matzav.com/?p=1097022014-10-23T06:14:43Z2014-10-23T08:13:31ZThe campaign of R’ Nachman Caller for State Assembly has welcomed Assemblyman Dov Hikind’s promise to fight in Albany for the Education Investment Tax Credit after he admitted nothing has been done over the past 3 decades to solve the tuition crisis.
Most recently, a push to pass the Education tax credit in the [...]]]>0Matzav Editorhttp://matzav.com/?p=1097062014-10-23T06:25:06Z2014-10-23T07:23:57ZTo the Editor of Haaretz,
You published an attack on me and my reporting without providing a shred of evidence to back up your assertions. My Israeli lawyer sent this letter to you more than 24 hours ago, but no response has been received. I repeat my question: Do you have the intellectual guts [...]]]>0Matzav Editorhttp://matzav.com/?p=1097032014-10-23T06:16:39Z2014-10-23T06:16:39ZBy Rabbi Moshe Meir Weiss
Once again, global Jewry starts reviewing the Torah with gusto. There are many, however, who just never seem to be able to get into the routine of consistently reviewing the weekly Torah portion. Let me tell you, if you are one of those, here’s your chance to make a capital [...]]]>0