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The 45th President’s Anti Semitism Problem

Claims of sinister Jewish control of governments used to come from the extreme Right and the extreme Left. Now they seem to be coming from the mainstream Left as well, viciously attacking Trump and Kushner

So Hard To Say Goodbye

I was in New York during the last months of my father’s life. During that time, my father, z”l, stayed with my brother and...

A Visitor From Amerika: A Tragic Parable For July 4

But above all, boasted the new Americans, here was a nation that was governed by law. This law protected all, even a poor Jew who could speak only Yiddish

Q & A: Praying In Other Languages (Part II)

Question: When reciting a berachah in English, does a person fulfill his obligation if he says “Hashem” instead of “L-rd” or “G-d”? Yosef

Cracked Glasses

My glasses! exclaimed Moshe. I hung them on the seat in front and you cracked them.

Daf Yomi

Rash And Impulsive ‘A Place Inhabited By Many Kohanim …’ (Bava Basra 160b)

Four Weeks, Four Women

And then the world learned about Nechama Novak Spiegel.

Dying To Give

Our rabbis, keenly aware of the often ephemeral nature of our resolutions, make us jump through some procedural hoops in order to ensure that we mean what we sell or give away.

Earning A Living Doesn’t Have To Be Difficult

Rashi tells us that because of this mistake, the Jewish people lost out on a great lesson.

Can The Court Can Initiate Questions Leading To Judgment Against A Litigant? (Siman...

Before the Torah obliges a defendant to take the Modeh Bemiktzat oath of partial admission, the defendant must admit at least one perutah of the claim and deny two maot.

Lessons On Responsibility From Sichon And Og

There is an obvious question about this story. Why would Sichon and Og wage war with Klal Yisrael?

Terror Payments Go To The Heart Of The Conflict

The Oslo accords failed and there is no peace between Israelis and Palestinians today because the Palestinian leadership never accepted Israel nor rejected terrorism. The Oslo accords were a sham

Realizations

As we raced from store to store I was invigorated but Jo tagged listlessly along. I pretended not to notice and chatted gaily all the while.

The Continuity Of Death And Life

In the Torah, law and narrative are intertwined for the very profound reason that G-d’s law is not arbitrary. It speaks to the human condition, arising out of human history.

Israel’s Protection Money

If the protection money paid to Gaza--to the tune of 1billion NIS annually--does not prevent Jewish fatalities – which have increased 5x since the Oslo peace accords broke out and Israel retreated from Gaza – why does Israel continue to pay these huge sums of money to our sworn enemies?

The Duality Of Being Jewish

To say that this respect for all people is vitally lacking amongst many of our Jewish brothers and sisters is an understatement.

Disabilities

Aside from the inconsiderate people there are the people who stare at those who look different, or even strange, depending on the disability.

Holy Land Hardball: The Oys Of Summer

In a symbolic move, Hall of Fame pitcher Sandy Koufax was the last player chosen in the draft.

ArtScroll Founder Rabbi Meir Zlotowitz Passes Away: His Publishing Company Revolutionized Torah Study in...

Rabbi Zlotowitz likened the story of ArtScroll to watching an oak tree grow out of a small acorn, ultimately sprouting into something with immeasurable impact.

Rabbi Meir Zlotowitz, zt”l

The inculcation of Torah values to generations of Jews will be an important and enduring part of his legacy.

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