The Matzav Rant: The Blue Claws, Kishke’s Opinion and Blogs vs. The Gedolim

Editor's Note: Despite threats by a particular blog to do damage to Matzav.com as a result of publishing the wonderful article below earlier today, we...

The Matzav Shmooze: The Impact of the Tuition Crisis On My Life

Dear Readers, I would like to present my own experience with the tuition crisis and the impact it has had on my life. I grew up...

CNN Anchor Jim Clancy’s Twitter Account Shut Down Following Disability Slur, Insulting Exchange With...

By B. Cohen The Twitter account of veteran CNN anchor Jim Clancy has been shut down, following an angry exchange the presenter held with a...

Remembering Rebbetzin Miriam Libby Weiss – Part Twenty-Three

By Rabbi Moshe Meir Weiss My beloved Rebbetzin wanted her matzeivah up as soon as possible.  Although I never talked to her about it, I...

Readers’ Matzav: You Have Tremendous Power

Dear Mesivta and Yeshiva Bochurim, You are about to begin a new zeman. Your hopes are high for a year of hatzlocha in your learning....

Life

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz Korach is one of the most intriguing parshiyos of the Torah. We read it, study it and wonder how Korach could...

The Perverse Wishfulness of The Twisted Zimmerman-Haters

By Rich Lowry The George Zimmerman trial is the racial metaphor that failed. It has proved that none of the ideological baggage heaped on...

Pesach and the “Enlightened Ashkenazi Elitists”

A View of Current Events in Eretz Yisroel Through the Prism of Our History By Avrohom Birnbaum The Yom Tov of Pesach is upon us....

A Prophecy Fulfilled

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz The fate of the Jews of Russia was first placed on the public consciousness decades ago. It has held our fascination...

Empathy!

By Rabbi Moshe Meir Weiss The goal of becoming a talmid chochom, a Torah scholar, is very different than mastering another category of knowledge.  For...