Op-Ed: Game Changer: A Governor with the Courage of Conviction in the Pursuit of...

A Democratic governor, the most powerful in the country by far, stands in most Democratic county in the country, behind a banner that reads...

Daily News Op-Ed: Shelly Silver Wins Unopposed, But NY Loses If He Does Not...

The winds of political change are howling in Albany - but not when it comes to Assembly Speaker-for-life Sheldon Silver. He faced no opposition in...

NYC Councilman Ulrich’s Op-ed On Yeshivas, Religious Freedom & Parental Choice

In the coming months, the city and state education departments are expected to rule on an issue that may have huge repercussions for parental...

A Deeper Appreciation Of Neilah

By Rav Aryeh Z. Ginzberg Chofetz Chaim Torah Center While the “Neilah” experience for most people is an important one, climaxing the entire Yom Kippur Avodah,;...

Op-Ed By Rabbi Yaakov Horowitz: How Many More Will We Bury?

An orphan is someone who buries a parent. An orphaned generation buries its children. We are rapidly becoming an orphaned generation as we are losing more...

Op-Ed: The Hypocrisy of the RCA

The legendary Maggid of Yerushalayim, Harav Shalom Schwadron, zt”l, shared the following story: Once, while he was sitting in his home learning, Reb Shalom...

Guest Post: Problem With IRS Head ‘Pleading The Fifth’

Lois Lerner, who heads the tax-exempt division of the IRS (the one that allegedly targeted right-wing groups), refused to testify to Congress yesterday, other...

The Office Tyrant

They exist throughout corporate America, in for-profit businesses and in nonprofits, in klei kodesh enterprises as well as financial. They are the office tyrants...

Op-Ed: Dov Hikind Takes On Hatzolah’s Daas Torah

For years I have supported Dov Hikind. When others criticized, I defended him. What do I like most about Dov? His passion. Unfortunately, in light...

Time For Action – How Can We Ignore The Cries? [Speaking Out For The...

The following article is by Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz, and appears in this weeks Yated: As I was searching for pictures for this week’s edition, I...

Rabbi Avi Shafran: Too Much Information

Winter, when my commute home from Manhattan on the Staten Island ferry is shrouded in darkness, provides me a singular opportunity. That’s because the thousands...

Op-Ed By Ed Koch: The Coming Political Tsunami

I predict a Republican victory of tsunami proportions on November 2nd. For the last six months in various public forums, I have said that Republicans...

Op-Ed: Jewish Vote Veers Right – At Times

The following Op-Ed was written by Tevi troy for Politico: For decades, conservative Jews have been wondering when the traditionally Democratic Jewish voter would make...

Rabbi Krakowski: Reflections On Recent Tragedies In Eretz Yisroel

It's been a hard tekufa. Tragedies occur, but sometimes they are closer to home and more frequent. When it’s close to home we tend...

Sheldon Adelson: Don’t Risk Israel’s Security on Obama’s Words

“Americans who support Israel should take the president at his word,” wrote Haim Saban recently in the New York Times, claiming President Barack Obama...

Op-Ed: Cory Booker: Honorary Member of the Tribe

The special election in New Jersey to replace the late Senator Frank Lautenberg has lived up to the hype. With two veteran members of...

Op-Ed: Should Teachers Be Saying ‘Yechi’ with Students?

The following Op-ed appeared on CrownHeights.info: At a recent Chaddishe auspicious day, celebrated with a children’s rally at 770 with several schools participating, there was...

Refuting ‘Re-Examining The Pollard Case’ – A Blood Libel Against Jonathan Pollard

Even a cursory glance at the facts which Yair Hoffman totally ignores in his article, “Re-examining the Pollard Issue” (5 Towns Jewish Times...

Op-Ed: Neturei Karta is Wrong, But Where Are We?

The latest episode in so-called Neturei Karta's history of meeting with and marching alongside the enemies of the State of Israel - their participation...

Op-Ed: An Intolerable Situation

Since Tuesday, I have been staying in Be’er Sheva where this morning we ran with everyone else to a bomb shelter as the warning...

British MP Slams BBC Over Biased Coverage Of Itamar Massacre

Who is Tamar Fogel? The chances are that you will have no idea. She is a 12-year-old girl who arrived home late on Friday,...

Op-Ed: De Blasio Is A Hypocrite

Not that most of us ever had a doubt, but there is now no question about it. NYC's new liberal demagogue mayor is a...

Making The Most Of Your Sedorim

The Torah intended for the Sedorim to be children oriented. The Torah repeatedly speaks of a dialogue between the children and parents. The Hagaddah...

Op-Ed: Arizona Shooting Underscores Need For Jewish Public Officials To Confront Anti-Semitism

While it is inappropriate to try to blame mainstream political movements for the tragic shooting of Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, there is at least some...

Op-Ed: TAP: What’s the Excitement?

Last week many hailed the passage of the New York State Tuition Assistance Program for rabbinical students. Many activists and community leaders hurried to...

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