New Year’s Resolutions

By Rabbi Moshe Meir Weiss The Gemora teaches us, "Im ein daas, havdala minayin - Without knowledge, how does one differentiate?" This is...

Sharpening Our Empathy for Our Brethren

By Rabbi Moshe Meir Weiss What happened in Paris with the horrifying massacre in cold blood of 190 innocent people caused outrage, sympathy, and concern...

Opinion: A Lesson from the World Series

By Yisrael Feuerman Seeing the Yankees celebrate winning the 2009 World Series, pouring champagne all over each other, coaches and teammates jumping up and...

Growing In Ruchniyus? There’s No Better Place.

Haaretz Hatovah Real Life Stories and Experiences of Yidden Settling in Eretz Yisroel. For Growing In Ruchniyus, There's No Place Like Eretz Yisroel Rabbi Yosef Younger's story It...

John Kerry, Chill Out

By Aaron Dovid Miller Here we go again. A recently minted American secretary of state eager to burnish his foreign policy credentials barely a day after...

Commentary: Clown Show this Week at the U.N.

By Arsalan Iftikhar The United Nations this week hosted two of the world's most notorious dictatorial clowns. The world body gave a prominent forum to...

Let’s All Be Happy

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz Sukkos is upon us. The Yom Tov of joy has returned. We study its halachos and concepts so that with the...

Eight States Hold Key To White House

Sorry, Florida. Barack Obama and Mitt Romney may be ardently courting America's biggest battleground state, but their real passion is for Ohio. Because as...

Analysis: Disappearance of Yeshiva Students Could Be Outcome of Palestinian Unity

Ron Ben-Yishai, Yediot Achronot While security officials have yet to confirm that three Israeli teens missing in the West Bank since Thursday night were...

Opinion: Bedtime

By Yochanan Gordon While I am beginning to write this article, my son Nison who is in the room just to the right of me,...