Readers’ Matzav: Contemplating Suicide

Dear Matzav Editor, "Frum Man Jumps to His Death Over Finances." That headline isn't a real one - yet. But it may be soon. I am...

An Open Letter to Rabbi Barry Dolinger

An Open Letter to Rabbi Barry Dolinger, Who Testified Before His State Legislative Committee To Advocate Changing Marriage Laws (See http://matzav.com/orthodox-rabbi-barry-dolinger-testifies-in-support-of-ri-same-gender-marriage-equality) Dear Barry, You are a...

A Reader Writes: A Look at Pressure in Girls Schools

Dear Matzav.com Editor, Thank you for making Matzav.com a place that helps us grow as Yidden by highlighting what is important and explaining why it...

The Matzav Shmooze: How Do I Convince My Sister To Vaccinate Her Children?

Dear Matzav Shmooze, I'm at my wit's end. Ever since the measles outbreak, I've read through hundreds of comments on this site and many others,...

IMPERSONATING A NURSE: A Registered Nurse Comments On Matzav Story About Nanny Who Suffocated...

Dear Matzav Editor, I am writing to you out of great concern after seeing Matzav.com's article yesterday, Nanny Nightmare. From the article, I am unsure...

The Matzav Shmoooze: Matzav Exposing Real Estate Scams

Dear Editor, The Israeli online media reported that yesterday, a man walked into the real estate office of Landau Nadlan with a gun and a...

An Open Letter to Michael Bloomberg

Honorable Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg, City Hall, New York, N.Y. 253 Broadway, 10th floor, New York, N.Y., 10007 Honorable Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg, You claim you care about...

A Tale of Two Restaurants: What Do WE Think The Role Of A Hechsher...

Dear Matzav, The story of a restaurant in Lakewood that put up an Israeli flag on Yom Ha'atzmaut made headlines last week when rumors began...

A Reader Writes: The Caring Nature of Klal Yisroel

Dear Editor, As Matzav.com readers might be aware, this past Friday, a number of colonies in Harris, New York, experienced a devastating tornado. Trees were...

A Day of Merit

Dear Tayereh Sisters and Brothers, The government gives tax extensions to individuals who need extra time to take care of their financial ...