Opinion: Deport the Heads of Hamas

By Avi Dichter This past month has made it very clear what Hamas' strategy is: taking over the core of the Palestinian Authority in a...

Rabbi Weisberg to APP: End Hateful Coverage of Frum Community

By Rabbi Moshe Zev Weisberg The March 30 Asbury Park Press editorial “A.G. must take close look at Lakewood” regarding Lakewood’s Orthodox community reeks of...

Time to Dance

By Rabbi Ron Yitzchok Eisenman What is one of the two most joyous days of the Jewish calendar? Well guess what? If you guessed today...

Biden Snub Amplifies Obama Administration’s Tension With Israel

By Jacob Kamaras The latest episode in a history of tension between the Obama administration and Israel has escalated to a new level, with U.S....

They’re Not Us

By Rabbi Avi Shafran The teaser e-mail alert from the Jewish Telegraphic Agency read: "Hasidim for Iran"; and the headline of the linked...

How the New York Times Distorted Netanyahu’s UN Speech

By Alan Dershowitz I was in the General Assembly when Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu delivered his speech about Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and...

The Matzav Shmoooze: The Scourge of Machlokes

Dear Editor, Machlokes. A terrible word that reviles all who hear it. Machlokes is something we are taught from the youngest age to avoid. Yet,...

To Speak for the Trees…

By Rabbi Eliyahu Safran I am the Lorax; I speak for the trees ... - Dr. Seuss The Lorax The noted children's author, Dr. Seuss, understood well...

Why Send Kids to Camp?

As the summer months start to edge their way to the front of the calendar, parents begin their personal season of angst: school is...

NY Times Column: Jews Are Famously Accomplished Group

David Brooks writes in the pages of the New York Times: Jews are a famously accomplished group. They make up 0.2 percent of the...