The Trenton Trial: Was It Kidnapping To Free An Agunah?

FBI’s undercover agents contacted ORA (Org. for the Resolution of Agunot) pretending to be an agunah

Ayala Shapira: Giving Through Receiving

In Ayala's case, the art of receiving can have an even bigger impact than the art of giving.

Yom HaShoah Narrative

The arm of my grandmother had a scar, a branding of the Holocaust that was her young adulthood amidst the fires of Auschwitz.

‘Settler’ Leaders Denounces Arson-Murder, but Rabbis Still Silent

"Yesha" and Binyamin Regional Council leaders said the attack "is not the path of Jews in Judea and Samaria."

The Photo On The Wall

Today (10 Nissan – April 18) is the 21st yahrzeit of my daughter Alisa Flatow, Hy”d. I’d like to share with readers of The Jewish Press some personal reflections on the events of 1995 and what has happened since.

Oz ve Gaon Update: One Year After the Abduction

Hundreds visited Oz ve Gaon to mark 1 year since the abduction of Gilad, Eyal & Naftali, HY”D.

80th Anniversary Of Kristallnacht

This Friday, November 9, marks the 80th anniversary of Kristallnacht. To commemorate this tragic date – the beginning of European Jewry’s destruction – The...

Apologists for Hamas Hitch a Ride on Terror

"I'm an old hitchhiker, I wonder what's a waitin' ‘round the bend" - John Denver.

“Tell Your Children the Story”

Telling the story – the miracle story of the Six Day War – is my duty.

Yad Vashem Visit

The same anti-Semitic hatred I saw in Yad Vashem is exists day after day, especially in Jerusalem

International Farhud Day: An Insider’s Eyewitness Account

The Farhud occurred June 1&2 1941 in Iraq, effectively ending 2,600 yrs of Jewish life in Arab lands

Six Million Excuses NOT to Make Aliyah

The one reason to make Aliyah outweighs all the arguments not to move to Israel.

Blessed Times In Israel: Reflections Upon My Return From The Holy Land

Pesach in Israel is extraordinarily special. You can actually feel the chag in the air. For days beforehand, everyone is busy cleaning and preparing for the holiday.

Is Obama a State Sponsor of Terrorism?

If the Iran deal passes, Obama's WH becomes world's leading financier of terrorism against Americans

Yom Hazikaron: Remembering Ari Fuld and Yehoshua Friedberg HY’D

The year was 1992, Ari Fuld and I had just been drafted into the IDF as lone soldiers...

4th of July in Riga, Latvia: Memory, Distorted Behind Recognition

Latvia, July 4, 1941 they forced many Jews in the shul putting it on fire; everyone was burned alive

A Tribute to Irving Yitzchak Moskowitz z”l

The True Builder of United Jerusalem in Our Times

The Miracles of AIPAC

This year though I want to highlight a different aspect of the Convention – I’d like to talk about why 14,000 Jews leave their busy lives each year to come to AIPAC.

In Appreciation of Jewish Women Role Models

“I hold the woman’s place over that of men in every fundamental aspect of public and private life."

‘America And Israel Are More Than Friends…We’re Mishpacha’ – Remarks By Vice President Pence...

We will continue to oppose Iran’s malign influence. And under this president, America will never allow Iran to obtain a nuclear weapon.

Saved From Hitler, Nearly Drowned In Palestine, Shipped To Mauritius

At dawn on November 25, the first couple of hundred passengers from the Atlantic, including my parents, started boarding the Patria.... At 9:00 a.m., the bomb exploded.

Jewish Press Guide for Drivers Faced with Arab Rock-Throwers

Don’t panic. Don’t stop your car. Don’t shoot. And most importantly, don’t give the enemy a victory by staying off the roads.

My Rav

Rav Lichtenstein did not learn Tanaim, Amoraim, Rishonim and Achronim, rather he learned with them

Beyond Politics: Shabbos with Mr. Cruz

Ted Cruz is a true Oheiv Yisroel and the kind of unyielding moral warrior we need in the White House.

Yes, There are Rightist Artists – Me!

To boost aliya, Israel will encourage Marshall’s, Costco, K Mart & Entenmann’s Bakeries to open here

The Kaddish

I was entranced by Kaddish, a song of sorrow of the whole of Israel for the 1000s of years of exile

Humiliated on the Temple Mount

Told to conceal Jewish symbols- kippa/tzitzit-I despaired having to hide my Jewishness in Jerusalem

I Witnessed a Miracle Last Night [video]

My family was at the Western Wall in Jerusalem along with tens of thousands of mothers, fathers, brothers, sisters and friends...

First-Person Account of an American Rabbi Visiting the Temple Mount

Only the Rabbi and his wife had a personal escort of guards accompany them on the Temple Mount. Why?

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