EXCLUSIVE: The Inside Story Behind the Request to Remove Israeli Flag from SSSS in...

An Israeli flag outside the South Side Sandwich Shop in Lakewood, NJ, owned by Yosef Mutterperl, is still flying above the store on Cedar...

Rav Eytan Feiner Calls on OU to Break from Open Orthodoxy

This past Shabbos, Parshas Vayishlach, Rav Eytan Feiner, rov of Cong. Knesseth Israel, the White Shul, in Far Rockaway, spoke about the Orthodox Union’s...

FAKE HECHSHER AT MONTICELLO RESTAURANT: Phony Certificate At Upstate Eatery Causes Kashrus Crisis

A treif restaurant in upstate New York has been using a fake hechsher and causing dozens of Jews to eat non kosher food this...

Why I Am No Longer Frum

Dear Editor and readers, Several years ago, I moved to Brooklyn from an out of town community for the purpose of shidduchim. As a...

NAFLAH ATERES ROSHEINU: Maran Hagaon Harav Elya Svei zt”l

It is with great sadness that we report the passing of Maran Hagaon Harav Elya Svei zt"l, the Philadelphia Rosh Yeshiva, who until...

Travesty of Justice: 8th Circuit Rejects Rubashkin Appeal, Upholds 27-Year Sentence

Shocking Decision: In a stunning decision that will shock Rubashkin supporters and legal experts following the Rubashkin case, the U.S. Court of Appeals for...

Avi Weiss Set To Ordain Three Women as “Maharats” This Sunday

This Sunday, June 16, three women will be "ordained" as Orthodox rabbis at the inaugural graduation ceremony of Yeshivat Maharat, founded by Rabbi...

The Matzav Rant: What’s the Deal With Chanukah Vacation?

By Shmuel Miskin Why am I writing this article now, in the middle of the day, to be published on Matzav.com? Usually, I do my writings for...

Yated Blasts Chovevei Torah for Ordination of Female Rabbi, Calls on YU, RCA &...

The American Yated Ne'eman has published its second extensive critique on Yeshivat Chovevei Torah, an institution that calls itself Orthodox but which the newspaper...

Say It Already: Avi Weiss is Not Orthodox

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz What makes one Jewish person Orthodox, another Conservative, and a third Reform? What is it that has defined Orthodoxy ever since that...