A Jewish organization creates unforgettable summer experiences for special needs kids and their parents.
Posted on: April 28th, 2008InDepth → Front Page
In attempting to account for these developments I have reached a set of conclusions about why events are unfolding as they are.
Posted on: April 9th, 2008InDepth → Front Page
During the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries the Catholic Church did its utmost to root out any vestige of Jewish religious observance among New Christians.
Posted on: January 30th, 2008InDepth → Front Page
On Sunday night, many observant Jews will be among the hundreds of millions of people watching the Jets fan's nightmare as the Giants play the Patriots in Super Bowl XLII.
Posted on: December 27th, 2007InDepth → Front Page
During the late 19th and early 20th centuries, a number of rabbis did their utmost to establish and maintain Orthodox Judaism in America.
Posted on: December 12th, 2007InDepth → Front Page
An interview with the man who led Israel's 1981 attack on Iraq's nuclear reactor
Posted on: October 31st, 2007InDepth → Front Page
Two weeks ago I debated Michael Steinhardt, the renowned philanthropist and self-declared atheist, and Prof. Noah Feldman, arguably America's foremost thirty-something legal mind, on the subject of whether or not Jews are different based on their values.
Posted on: October 24th, 2007InDepth → Front Page
There is a nefarious lobby that controls American policy and subordinates American interests to its own narrow interests.
Posted on: October 10th, 2007InDepth → Front Page
"If this president does not get us out of Iraq, when I am president, I will," pledged Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton in a televised Democratic debate broadcast nationally and around the world.
Posted on: September 25th, 2007InDepth → Front Page
Throughout history there have been gentiles who decided the only way for them to come close to God was to convert to Judaism.
Posted on: September 11th, 2007InDepth → Front Page
The instant the Lelover Tzaddik reentered the bais hamedrash, the Chozeh of Lublin seized the moment to launch into a fervent recitation of Lamnatzayach.
Posted on: August 29th, 2007InDepth → Front Page
I suppose I should begin by explaining why I bothered to read the book The God Delusion by Richard Dawkins (Bantam, 2006).
Posted on: August 22nd, 2007InDepth → Front Page
On August 27, 1929, The New York Times ran the following front-page banner:8 AMERICANS LISTED IN 70 HEBRON DEADAttack on Rabbinical College was Savage – 18 Killed in Banker’s HouseWOMEN AND CHILDREN SLAINThe headline referred to an unprovoked massacre perpetrated by Arabs on innocent Jews on August 24. Many of those killed that Shabbos were […]
Posted on: August 1st, 2007InDepth → Front Page
While the book was of great interest to those struggling with conflicts between Torah and science, and aroused considerable controversy in some quarters, it turned out that those most passionate about the book were of a different group: Harry Potter readers.
Posted on: July 25th, 2007InDepth → Front Page
Not long ago posters appeared in a number of synagogues in Brooklyn banning a recently published book that, according to the posters, contained misleading halachic rulings.
Posted on: July 18th, 2007InDepth → Front Page
We have become so used to living in a world without the Beit HaMikdash that it would be unreasonable to expect anyone to be able to begin the "Three Weeks" with the observances of shiva.
Posted on: July 11th, 2007InDepth → Front Page
At the dawn of the modern period, as the issue of granting civic rights to Jews was broached in the states of central and western Europe, every objection raised by those opposed to such rights found its Jewish supporters.
Posted on: July 4th, 2007InDepth → Front Page
Maydan, a village of 70 families, has changed little these past 100 years. The single road in town is still used by horse-drawn wagons.
Posted on: June 27th, 2007InDepth → Front Page
Mention the names Leo Gottlieb, Sid Hertzberg, Ossie Schectman, Ralph Kaplowitz, Nat Milotzok and Hank Rosenstein, and the image that probably comes to mind is that of the board of directors of a Florida retirement village rather than half the roster of the 1946-47 New York Knickerbockers basketball team.
Posted on: June 27th, 2007InDepth → Front Page
After their military defeat by regular forces, the occupied population produced terrorists who engaged in bombings, sniping, poisonings, and other attacks on occupation forces and on the civilian population.
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