Although Palestinians have lived in Lebanon for more than six decades, they are still treated as foreigners when it comes to obtaining a work permit
Modern Orthodoxy has tried valiantly to deal with the issue through prenuptial, but the Haredi world has refused to make any concessions.
The West is not acquainted with Shi'ite culture and is not aware of the deep motives that drive Iran.
Every once in a while, you can glean from the Chutzpah an entire world view.
In considering the rights of the unborn child versus the mother's, Jewish law sides with the viable life—mother, against the potential life—fetus.
Many of the talented and motivated individuals who leave the Haredi world could choose Modern Orthodoxy, but they don't.
The outcry around the world against Nazi book burning included a moving letter from Helen Keller.
There is no other candidate running for mayor who supports our community’s values as Salgado does.
Making Rouhani the president was a brilliant strategic move for Khamene'i.
The 686 men who expressed their desire to run in Iran's presidential election were whittled down to 8.
Every American child seems to be on Ritalin and Israelis are imitating them.
Rohani’s election positions the regime to cater – superficially – to reform-minded voters in Iran, while improving Iran’s prospects in international negotiations.
The top Israeli advocate for letting the terrorists out of jail is none other than Shimon Peres.
The "Community Democracy" model meets all the criteria of the liberal democratic outlook, but it is based on the Jewish heritage and the Torah.
"The Lord conferred statehood upon His people so that they might defend the enforcement of justice and preserve the truth contained in our Law as handed down by transmission."
With Iran and Hezbollah openly supporting the anti-Sunni side in Syria, the battle lines have been redrawn, this time according to ancient and familiar traditions.
The boys who leave yeshiva to go to work are made to feel like they are second class and this makes it difficult for them to remain chareidi.
At some point I noticed an arresting picture on his wall and discovered that his maternal grandfather was Rav Dovid Lifshitz.
The Obama team included many outspoken advocates of U.S. action against the Bashir regime.
Israel, which is more threatened by Iran's nuclear program than is the U.S., has less time to make its up mind on how and when to proceed to avert a threat to its existence.
Police arrived when a confrontation between a screaming protester and a Walker supporter threatened to erupt into physical conflict.
How can that substance which purifies the contaminated also render impure the uncontaminated priest who prepared it?
Rambam would not support the subsidized yeshiva system currently in place in Israel.
Mandatory data retention laws are already in place in certain parts of the world, but Europe has pioneered the practice.
The Russians ginned up media opposition to the NATO missile defense deal, and then used threats of nuclear-armed missile attacks to delay its deployment.