Matzav.com - The Online Voice of Torah Jewry2014-03-10T16:20:15ZWordPresshttp://matzav.com/feed/atomMatzav Editorhttp://matzav.com/?p=995602014-03-10T06:21:12Z2014-03-10T16:20:15ZFormer Vice President Dick Cheney said there is “no question” that Russian President Vladimir Putin believes President Barack Obama is weak, and that the United States should not take military options off the table in its response to Russia’s military intervention in Ukraine.
“I worry when we begin to address the crisis, the first thing [...]]]>0Matzav Editorhttp://matzav.com/?p=995582014-03-10T06:18:10Z2014-03-10T15:14:56ZFormer Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee (R) didn’t disguise his presidential ambitions on Thursday, touting his socially conservative bona fides 0 and blasting both President Obama and Hillary Clinton in his Conservative Political Action Conference speech.
“These are the things that I know. I know there is a God, and I know this nation would not exist [...]]]>0Matzav Editorhttp://matzav.com/?p=995572014-03-10T06:14:54Z2014-03-10T14:13:51ZThe Washington Post’s report on two surveys suggesting that Obamacare’s heavily taxpayer-subsidized exchanges “appear to be making little headway in signing up Americans who lack insurance,” contains this additional nugget about the Obama administration’s level of foresight and competence:
“Inside the Department of Health and Human Services, staff analysts who have been producing monthly enrollment updates [...]]]>0Matzav Editorhttp://matzav.com/?p=995542014-03-10T06:08:08Z2014-03-10T13:27:40ZBy Maayan Jaffe
Imagine that your child is born seemingly normal, but by age 1 or 2 her or she has mental and physical disabilities. By 3, the child has epilepsy and is virtually vegetative.
This phenomenon, known as Progressive Cerebro-Cerebellar Atrophy (PCCA), affects dozens of Israeli families of Iraqi and Moroccan-Jewish descent. But thanks to [...]]]>0Matzav Editorhttp://matzav.com/?p=995552014-03-10T06:12:31Z2014-03-10T12:39:31ZSarah Palin, inspired by Ted Cruz’s reading of Green Eggs and Ham during his filibuster last year, re-wrote the Dr. Seuss classic to whack Uncle Sam at CPAC today:
“I do not like this Uncle Sam. I do not like his health care scam. I do not like — oh, just you wait — I [...]]]>0Matzav Editorhttp://matzav.com/?p=995532014-03-10T06:01:36Z2014-03-10T12:01:45Z2013 saw a record number of births in Israel, data published over the weekend by the Israeli Central Bureau of Statistics showed.
The total number of births rose 0.2 percent to 171,207, compared to 170,904 in 2012. Jewish births increased 1.3 percent to 127,101, compared to 125,409 born in 2012. Some 5,000 babies were born [...]]]>0Matzav Editorhttp://matzav.com/?p=995512014-03-10T06:00:34Z2014-03-10T11:21:21ZNabil Elaraby, the head of the Arab League, has called on Arab countries to take a “firm stand” against recognizing Israel as a Jewish state.
Elaraby made his remarks Sunday as part of an Arab Foreign Ministers conference in Cairo, the Associated Press reported.
On Friday, Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas made similar comments, saying [...]]]>0Matzav Editorhttp://matzav.com/?p=995502014-03-10T05:58:19Z2014-03-10T10:11:31ZBulgarian authorities have recovered DNA evidence of one of the terrorists behind the summer 2012 Burgas bus bombing that killed five Israeli tourists and their Bulgarian bus driver.
The DNA belonged to a Lebanese-Canadian man named Hassan El Hajj Hassan, who was in charge of logistics for the terror attack, including the remote detonation of [...]]]>0Matzav Editorhttp://matzav.com/?p=995402014-03-10T05:28:56Z2014-03-10T09:45:37ZThe list of intriguing attendees and presenters at the 2014 Parnassah Expo - to take place on March 25th and 26th - keeps on growing by the day.
On Sunday, it was confirmed that noted entrepreneur and philanthropist Reb Shlomo Yehuda Rechnitz, founder of TwinMed LLC and owner of Brius Healthcare, will play a most [...]]]>0Matzav Editorhttp://matzav.com/?p=995482014-03-10T05:56:14Z2014-03-10T08:05:46Z0