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The Stores Were Closed

The stores that closed on the night of Tisha b’Av did so out of love, not fear. They love their people and they closed to be part of the Jewish nation regardless of the loss of profit.

No Taxation Without Israeli Annexation!

The new Israeli ''grocery bag tax'' law that went into effect in January, is flawed...it doesn't cover Judea and Samaria. And, Jews in Judea...

New Study: American American Jews Disappearing

Is there a future for non-Orthodox American Jewry? The study found besides Orthodoxy, fewer Jews are getting married, those marrying are marrying later and having fewer children and intermarriage rates are increasing.

If Someone Compares You to Korah, It’s Not a Death Threat

When Uri Regev spins Rabbi Amar's statements to mean the Rabbi aspires to see all Reform Jews dead, he, too, is engaging in the same sort of grandiose and cynical populism of Korah.

Jared Kushner is in Israel, Is Peace Actually Happening?

The purpose of Kushner’s visit is to push Trump’s “ultimate deal” to broker Israel-Palestinian peace. To casual observers it appears that there is really momentum towards a peace deal but is there any REAL chance?

Teen Magazine: American Teen Tortured Into Coma In North Korea Deserved It Because Of...

Never mind that North Korea is filled with North Koreans tortured, imprisoned, murdered, and kept in slave-like conditions. Warmbier had it coming.

Can this Nation Remain United?

The 6 Day War and the Reunification of Yerushalayim was marked, almost exclusively, in one of two ways. Those with a more Religious Zionist leaning, celebrated grandly; in the the "yeshivish olam," one was not even aware of the anniversary.

I Was Physically Attacked at an anti-Israel Event

Having attended 100s of anti-Israel events throughout London and beyond for 10 years I have never been hit. I have been threatened repeatedly but never actually hit. Last night that changed at, of all my places, my alma mater.

Hezbollah Humiliated on Streets of London by pro-Israel Activists

Is the British Jewish community so ill-considered, so small that we are so easily sacrificed?

Why Wonder Woman Must At All Costs Be Banned

The Arab world that slanders and hates us simply can’t take it that instead of being the evil thing they say we are, this movie, as embodied by Gal Gadot, portrays us as the good guy,

Blaming the Victim

This is not an attack on Haredim nor on any community. This is an indictment of a hashkafa (a philosophy) that runs counter to Torah beliefs.

Saving Our Teens From the Lion’s Den

To prepare our teens for when they enter the lion’s den of the anti-Israel and anti-Semitic college campus, our students need first hand exposure to the settlements.

Draft of Halachik Questions to be Asked of the Haredi Rabbanim of the Bet...

Part of the author's ongoing series concerning the state of affairs in Bet Shemesh, To be continued...

Israel Keeps Rejecting Me

The land of Israel was one of the three great gifts God gave to the Jewish people,those gifts. I don’t consider myself to have suffered during my Aliyah, in fact, I think I’ve been living the dream.

An Open Letter to ALL Parents in Bet Shemesh

The Tzniut Police of Bet Shemesh have shed JEWISH blood in the name of Judaism. The “police office” who made the decision that a woman was not properly dressed was a fourteen-year-old child.

From Far-off India to the IDF: An Immigrant’s Tale

Unlike the rest of the fine young men and women being honored, most born and raised in Israel, young Eliezer Menashe's journey began over 5,000 km. away in a remote village along India's northeastern border

Inspiration from Zion: The Holocaust, Miracles and Revenge

The revenge of the Jewish people is a roar of defiance heard around the world. Do you know what it is? Children. Lots of them. Our revenge is life.

In Memory of Rav Aharon on his Second Yahrtzeit

The brilliant yet unassuming Rabbi Lichtenstein bravely modeled for us a rich life of religious purity, intellectual rigor, constant study, broad-mindedness, and societal commitment.

When Arabs Murder Jews We Need to Say So

None of the Israeli news outlets saw fit to mention this dynamic: that of an Arab terrorist, attempting to murder a JEW.

Gazing into My Great Grandmother’s Eyes

A love letter from the author to a great-grandmother he never met, stolen from her family by the Holocaust.

An Open Letter to PM Binyamin Netanyahu

The coalition is collapsing-I refer to the coalition of the JEWISH PEOPLE. The streets overflow with hatred of fellow Jews, hijacked by hoodlums blocking roads; calling for the murder of fellow Jews

Dealing with Jews Who Incite to Murder and Those Who Enable Child Molesters

One of the keys to the pedophiles’ ability to continue to ply their “trade” was the protection they were afforded by members of their own community.

Of Child Molestation and Calling for the Murder of Fellow Jews

Israel Police, on Monday, arrested more than 20 Jewish ultra-Orthodox men as suspected sex offenders whose alleged crimes were known to their insular communities but CONCEALED from the authorities.

The Short Vort: Oxymoronic

Rabbi, please use your pulpit and your column to spread the message that we ‘older-singles’ have feelings too. We all know we are single; however, we still have lives and we still are human beings!”

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