Readers’ Matzav: A Different Take On Airport Pat-Downs

Dear Editor, I would like to comment on the recent tumult over the screening tactics used by the TSA at this country's airports. I want to...

The Matzav Shmoooze: Davening is Not a Drive-Thru

Dear Readers, Often, when I daven in shul that has multiple minyanim, I see people join a minyan that already started, even though a new...

A Reader Writes: Yanky Should Not Have Died In Vain

Dear Editor, The press reported the tragic death of 12 year old Yaakov (Yanky) Shlomo Yudelevitz from Beitar Illit, who drowned on a class trip...

Letter and Response on Non-Orthodoxy

This is in reference to an earlier article that was published here and appeared as well in Yated Ne’eman. Rabbi Lopatin wrote a letter...

Are You Doing Your Part To Alleviate The Dating Crisis?

By a 23-year-old single girl To my dear fellow singles, I know that this is a difficult time for you. You watch as your friends are...

Report from Yerushalayim

Dear Friends, My wife and I are fortunate to be in Eretz Yisrael for a few days. There have been moments when the Matzav, as...

Readers’ Matzav: Confused About Lag Baomer

Dear Matzav.com Editor, There is something about Lag Ba'omer that I just cannot understand. I understand that we celebrate this special day for a number...

A Reader Writes: Take a Chill

Dear Editor@Matzav.com, I think we all need to take a chill. We have to take it easy and stop overreacting. Now I am not referring...

Alert: Early Shabbos and Parking Meters

Dear Matzav.com, I'v seen this happen many times and I was thinking that maybe it would be a good for Matzav.com to share the following...

Matzav Shmooze: I’m An “Anti Vaxxer” – Here’s My Question To YOU

Dear Matzav Shmooze, I am what people have been calling an "anti vaxxer." Ever since the outbreak of measles my family has been subjected to...