Democracies Dancing with the Devil

By Dovid Efune The continuing chaos that has drawn all eyes to Egypt, has led many to pontificate the flaws of democracy. More specifically called...

Our Mandate

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz Every time I learn Parshas Noach, I am struck again by the words of Rashi which seek to quantify and minimize...

Opinion: Obama Should Step Aside for Hillary

By Patrick H. Caddell and Douglas E. Schoen When Harry Truman and Lyndon Johnson accepted the reality that they could not effectively govern the nation...

“To Heal the World?” The Tikkun Olam Distortion

By Rabbi Avrohom Gordimer Jonathan Neumann’s To Heal the World? is nothing short of a lethal indictment – actually a conviction – of the leadership...

Obama Wants a Bad Iran Deal at Any Price

By Noah Beck Much has been written about just how bad the proposed Iranian nuclear deal has gotten. This outcome is hardly surprising after Israel’s...

As Palestinians Praise Shul Atrocity, Mahmoud Abbas Walks Back His ‘Condemnation’

By B. Cohen Hours after this week's terrorist atrocity at a shul in Jerusalem, in which four rabbis and a Druze condemnation regarded by many...

Matzav Analysis: Why The California Governor’s Race Matters

On June 5th the score card on who will be the contenders for the gubernatorial race in California will be set in print.  While...

Matzav Shmooze: I’m An “Anti Vaxxer” – Here’s My Question To YOU

Dear Matzav Shmooze, I am what people have been calling an "anti vaxxer." Ever since the outbreak of measles my family has been subjected to...

A Reader Writes: Shidduchim – Complain or Do Something

Dear Editor, As a parent of children who are not yet in the parsha of shidduchim, I would like to make a suggestion as...

Higher Standards

By S. Friedman Our culture and values puts a very strong emphasis on mesorah and those whom represent it.  We are all familiar with...