The Matzav Rant: Don’t Blame Rav Scheinberg for Your Interest in the Yankees

By Shmuel Miskin, Matzav.com I thank Matzav.com for allowing me to introduce this new column, The Matzav Rant, which will appear regularly here on Matzav.com....

Tefillah and Achdus: Thequintessentially Jewish Response To A Kidnapping

By Deborah Fineblum/JNS.org With their pictures posted on countless Facebook pagesand widely published in newspapers and on websites, the faces of the three missing...

Why Israel Is Winning This War

By Elliott Abrams The reluctance of Hamas's "military wing"-a misnomer for the more extreme elements of its extremist leadership-to accept the cease-fire designed by...

Why I Am Against A Ground Invasion Into Gaza

By Jacob Hirsch Esq. Today I had the unique opportunity to meet Israel's ambassador to the UN, the Honorable Ido Aharoni. He spoke in...

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...

Opinion: Stop Anti-Chareidi Incitement

By Yehuda Shein, Yediot Achronot For thousands of years governments have been directing the rage of the masses towards minorities. In our times, it...

Shining the Light on “Self-Hating” Jews

By Rabbi Naphtali Hoff Throughout the recent explosion of anti-Israel and anti-Semitic rhetoric all around the world, the Jewish people have felt particularly vulnerable, isolated...

For Real: How To Combat ‘Headline Stress Disorder’

By Steven Stosny As a couples' therapist specializing in anger and resentment, I was overwhelmed with distress calls during the recent election cycle. The...

Is Cuba Rapprochement A Bellwether For Obama’s Forthcoming Mideast Policy?

By Maayan Jaffe Jewish-American aid worker Alan Gross arrived home to celebrate Hanukkah after five years in a Cuban prison, prompting the Jewish world...

What We Owe To Rush Limbaugh

By Jonathan Tobin Let's now pause to take a moment to render praise to someone who rarely fails to do the same for himself. This...