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On The Bookshelf

19 Av 5775 – August 3, 2015
Aside from my own 485-page tome on the subject, Red Army, I think Jamie Glazov did an excellent job at framing things in United in Hate: The Left's Romance with Tyranny and Terror.

The Mother Of Reinvention

"Isn't it enough that the whole world hates us? WHy do we have to hate each other?"

Spotlight On Jewish Community Watch

16 Av 5775 – July 31, 2015
“The fear of being exposed publicly is the only thing that will stop people,” observed Seewald.

‘I Love Everything About Being Jewish’: An Interview with Best-Selling Author Harvey Rachlin

13 Av 5775 – July 29, 2015
I think the melodies in our religious services have a haunting sound to them that just permeates your guts and gets into your soul. If you have any musical inclination, I think they inspire you to compose.

Saying Mazel Tov For 400 Years: Amsterdam’s Dotar

12 Av 5775 – July 27, 2015
It was modeled upon a similar fund that had been set up by Sephardic Jews in Venice. But Amsterdam’s Dotar was initially more ambitious in scope.

The Transforming Message Of Rav Aharon Margalit

Rav Aharon Margalit is a bestselling author – his book, As Long As I Live, has been translated into four languages – and a...

‘I Thought We Were Elected To Actually Do Things’: An Interview with NYS Assemblymember...

7 Av 5775 – July 22, 2015
The bills I’m proud to have sponsored are less controversial, more responsive to yeshiva and parochial school parents, and were gaining traction in the Assembly until the negative campaign began...

‘Orthodox Society Is Constantly Rewriting The Past’: An Interview with Professor Marc Shapiro

29 Tammuz 5775 – July 15, 2015
In his day, Rav Kook was the greatest writer of haskamot and pretty much everyone in the Lithuanian Torah world wanted his approbation.

The Renaissance Scholar Who Rescued The Talmud, Zohar and Other Books of Jewish Learning

22 Tammuz 5775 – July 9, 2015
Johannes Reuchlin, renaissance scholar and savior of seminal works in Jewish thought and theology.

An Exit Interview with the ADL’s Abe Foxman

Anti-Semitism's worse today than in generations but things are different now because there's Israel

I Hope People Will Say Of Me, ‘He Loved Jews’: Rabbi Avi Weiss On...

22 Tammuz 5775 – July 8, 2015
But on the human level, public protest played a very central role. And that’s not my position – it’s the position of historians who are experts in this area.

Trump: Other Candidates ‘All Talk, No Action’ On Israel

15 Tammuz 5775 – July 1, 2015
“The only [candidate] that’s going to give real support to Israel is me,” said the 69-year-old Trump.

Ask The Rabbi

13 Tammuz 5775 – June 29, 2015
Rabbi Pfeffer points out that at his site, there are no one-line answers. "We want to show the people we're interested in their questions," he says.

On The Bookshelf

10 Tammuz 5775 – June 26, 2015
My best book is one that hasn't been published yet.

Jewish Dating Apps and the Downfall of Jewish Marriage

8 Tammuz 5775 – June 25, 2015
Dating apps have really changed the way many young Jews approach dating.

‘I Don’t Miss Being President’: An Interview with George W. Bush

1 Tammuz 5775 – June 17, 2015
I made a decision, as you know, not to criticize my successors, with an “s.”

Get Right Inside HonestReporting

29 Sivan 5775 – June 16, 2015
HonestReporting's missions attract a wide gamut of participants, 15% of whom are not Jewish.

Israel Under 12 National Baseball Team is Going to Tuscany!

29 Sivan 5775 – June 15, 2015
Under-12 Israel National Baseball Team will compete in Italy in a great international competition

From The New York Times To Fox News: An Interview with Investigative Journalist Judith...

24 Sivan 5775 – June 10, 2015
Sometimes it takes a catastrophe like 9/11 to wake Americans up.

Empowering Their Way Across the Kinneret

21 Sivan 5775 – June 8, 2015
“This event is about empowering young special needs adults in Israel to live a more fulfilling life”

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