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Stop Deriding Black Hatters!

In the spirit of 'elu v’elu' we should just agree to disagree and respect each other’s views and lifestyles as long as they do not impinge on the rights of others.

Self-Respect: the Antidote to Foreign Pressure

Blaming foreigners, however hostile they may be, yields only further self-delusion and suffering.

Is Hatred for Haredim Due to Media Bias?

The record number of kipa-wearing Jews in the new Knesset surely shows that secular Jews do not really hate religious Jews.

Sounds Israeli: The Idan Raichel Project

Israeli artist Idan Raichel blends African, Latin American, Caribbean and Middle Eastern sounds.

Holding on to Judaism While Attending University

For the vast majority of students who truly want the best of both worlds, I would strongly recommend YU over any Ivy League school.

Fiddling on the Roof, While Iran Goes Nuclear

With regards to Iran, the United States is reverting to its pre-World War II isolationist mode.

Debunking the ‘Palestinians as Native Americans’ Myth

In one anti-Israel protest outside of Nablus, Palestinians even dressed up like Native Americans in order to make a political point.

Decentralized Jihad

Anyone anyone who talks negatively about Islam is accused of bigotry and hatred on the level of the Ku Klux Klan or the Nazi party.

Is the Chief Rabbinate to Blame?

In Israel today, how many of our religious leaders instill pride in being Jewish into the secular public?

What Can Happen on a School Trip?

Scrambled air force jets shooting down a drone, an Arab attacking them with rocks are not the usual concerns with sending your children on a school trip.

The UN: When is Enough Enough?

The United States pays about 22% of the UN’s budget, which amounted to almost than $8 billion in 2010.

Canada Couldn’t Deport Alleged Terrorist Because He’s ‘Palestinian’

Canadian Minister of Citizenship and Immigration Jason Kenney blamed the 'old policies' for the grant of a pardon and permanent residency to the accused terrorist.

Lag BaOmer – One Big Mistake?

The entire idea of partying on Lag BaOmer is based on... a typo.

The Outreach Revolution

Our battles with the Conservative movement are over. They no longer pose a threat to Orthodoxy.

In Hebrew: ‘Abstinence’

Your weekly video dose of Hebrew.

A Pallywood Hijacking

Palestinian have no shame when it comes to lying, even easily exposed lies.

Allahu Akbar or Kol HaKavod?

'No one ever told me 'Kol HaKavod' for not killing anyone,' my daughter once told me.

Syria Using Chemical Weapons: Will the US Act?

Deterrence requires a credible threat. It isn’t enough to issue ominous-sounding ultimata unless they are believed.

For the Sake of Keeping the Bris Milah, Give Up Metzitza B’Peh

Those who carry the herpes virus cannot always tell when it is present in the mouth.

Viscount Samuel, Meet Secretary Hagel

Sometimes one is better off when an opponent feels compelled to prove his bona fides.

Jews are Indigenous to the Land of Israel

None of these archaeological relics would have existed if there weren’t an ancient Jewish kingdom within the Land of Israel.

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