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Destroying the Chametz Within and Truly Preparing for Pesach
 
Eyewitness Report from Ukraine: ‘You Can Feel the Tension in the Air’

April 23, 2014 - 1:32 PM
 
Common Blood Pressure Drug Prevents Post-TBI Epilepsy

April 23, 2014 - 12:46 PM
 
It’s Prom Time, and Abbas Must Choose a Dance Partner – Israel or Hamas

April 23, 2014 - 12:06 PM
 
Eyewitness in Ukraine: “Everyone is Expectant of Some Development; You Can Feel the Tension in the Air”

April 23, 2014 - 11:46 AM
 
Israeli-American Journalist Held Hostage in Ukraine

April 23, 2014 - 11:24 AM
 
Egypt Plays US off Russia, Gets Military Aid Back

April 23, 2014 - 11:18 AM
 
Shas Continues Petty Attacks Against Rav Amar for Control Over Sephardim

April 23, 2014 - 10:34 AM
 
More Jewish Sites Vandalized in Ukraine

April 22, 2014 - 9:53 PM
 
Syria to Hold Presidential Elections

April 22, 2014 - 9:25 PM
 
Egypt Signing Unprecedented $3 Billion MiG-35 Deal with Russia

April 22, 2014 - 8:44 PM
 
Missouri’s Jew-Hating Mayor Quits (Video)

April 22, 2014 - 8:00 PM
 
Jordan Summons Israeli Ambassador over Temple Mount Violence

April 22, 2014 - 6:28 PM
 
Archaeologists Find Ancient Chisel that May Have Helped Build Kotel

April 22, 2014 - 5:00 PM
 
IDF Announces Draft Notices to Christian Israelis

April 22, 2014 - 4:12 PM
 
Elite IDF Bedouin Trackers Eliminate Israel’s Northern Border Threats

April 22, 2014 - 3:55 PM
 
US Has Proof Syrian Gov’t Poisoned Civilians

April 22, 2014 - 3:00 PM
 
Gazan Rockets Pound Israeli Communities Over the Holiday

April 22, 2014 - 1:44 PM
 
Chief Rabbi of Nikolayev, Ukraine on Firebomb Attack

April 22, 2014 - 3:50 AM
 
Will Your Child be Born in ‘Israel’?

April 22, 2014 - 3:08 AM
 
All in the Family: BDS Protests Zabars; Carole Zabar Promotes BDS

April 20, 2014 - 11:09 PM
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The Skverer Rebbe, Rabbi David Twersky
 

There Is No Joy in New Square

Posted on: October 4th, 2013

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The joyous members of Skvere had absolutely no compassion for this poor woman. They only saw someone who left the community and went OTD.

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The Good News and the Bad for Orthodoxy

Posted on: October 3rd, 2013

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Even though 10% of Jewry identifies as Orthodox, 14% to 17% say they were raised Orthodox.

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A group of YCT rabbis.
 

YCT, Heterodoxy, and Agudah

Posted on: October 2nd, 2013

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It is a fact that heterodoxy is no longer the threat to Orthodoxy it once was – if at all.

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(L-R): William E. Rapfogel, Rabbi David Cohen, and Senator Malcolm Smith.
 

Succumbing to Temptation

Posted on: October 1st, 2013

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I don’t know what it is that turns good people into crooks.

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Images of ‘the Other’

Posted on: September 30th, 2013

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Images of ‘the other’ are heavily biased by what the media report about them.

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Yom Tov Sheni in Israel

Posted on: September 25th, 2013

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I do not enjoy the second Simchas Torah at all.

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Rav Aharon Leib Steinman
 

He Feels their Pain

Posted on: September 24th, 2013

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The Charedi world has never seen the government in a positive light and condemns it frequently.

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The Right to Buy Snake Oil

Posted on: September 17th, 2013

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I question the success rate claims made by conversion therapy advocates upon which Agudah no doubt relies.

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The Nationally televised intermarriage of Ashley Hebert & J.P Rosenbaum.
 

Intermarriage 2013

Posted on: September 16th, 2013

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It used to be the case that an Orthodox parent would sit Shiva on a child who intermarried.

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Of Davenning, and OTD (Off the Derech)

Posted on: September 15th, 2013

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Being frum today is an upper-middle-class pursuit.

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He Murdered his Daughter

Posted on: September 12th, 2013

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What would compel a devout Jewish father to take the life of his own child?

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Breslover Chasidim in Uman.
 

The Mess They Leave Behind

Posted on: September 10th, 2013

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I hope these Breslover Chasidim got what they wanted out of this visit… and that it was worth the Chilul HaShem it ended up making.

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woman with shtender
 

Of Yoatzot and Shtenders

Posted on: September 10th, 2013

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Some have argued that the advent of Yoatzot is a slippery slope towards the ordination of female rabbis.

The Skverer Rebbe.
 

Putting the Blame Where it Really Belongs

Posted on: September 3rd, 2013

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He has taught his Chasidim that one of the worst sins a Jew can do is inform on a fellow Jew to the government.

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This picture speaks for itself.
 

Doing Battle with WoW

Posted on: August 30th, 2013

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I disagree with continuing to make an issue of it.

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Women in the back of the bus.
 

Abusing Clout

Posted on: August 25th, 2013

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When Chassidim make a request to a government official, he pays attention.

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A figure of Jesus on the cross defaced in Hebrew opposite the grave of Rabbi Nachman in Uman, Ukraine, Aug. 14, 2013.
 

Exacting Vengeance on the Gentiles?

Posted on: August 21st, 2013

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Seeing the sight of Jesus on a cross must have made them feel like they were seeing Avodah Zara in the Beis HaMikdash.

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Rav Chaim Kanievsky
 

The Internet, Halacha, and Olam HaBah

Posted on: August 20th, 2013

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I happen to know Gedolei Torah and Roshei Yeshiva who use I-phones and the internet. Are they all doomed?

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Egypt and the Muslim Brotherhood

Posted on: August 18th, 2013

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The Egyptian army is fighting a movement that is extremely anti Semitic as a part of its religious theology.

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haredi students
 

A Step in the Right Direction

Posted on: August 15th, 2013

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The moderate Charedi world that I often talk about as the future of mainstream American Orthodoxy - is a beneficiary of the new high school curriculum.

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