Op-Ed By NYS Assemblyman Dov Hikind: Obama’s Unmitigated Chutzpah

Let there be no doubt: The United States of America has always been a great friend to the people of the State of Israel....

Op-Ed: An Open Letter to Rav Aharon Teitelbaum, Satmar Rebbe, Shlita

Yelamdeinu Rabbeinu. There is a recording of the Rav’s recent talk on the tragedy of the murder of three precious neshamos in Klal Yisroel. Among...

BLOOD LIBEL 2014: Mainstream Media Jumps to Conclusions About Dead Palestinian Teen

During the 18 days of frantic searching for the three missing Israeli teenagers, the mainstream media was eerily quiet. John Kerry condemned  the kidnappings...

Op-Ed: Nebulous or Nefarious?

Since the inauguration of the President over six years ago, objective political pundits have had various reactions to the President’s policies ranging from comments...

Op-Ed: R’Shaim Are People Too

We often hear how “John Doe” is a Rasha, an evil-doer, and that we should all therefore take actions X, Y, and Z against...

Op-Ed: A Tale Of Two Cities; Yeshiva University & Lakewood

This is a tale of two cities. It is a tale of two cities, or rather two communities - that are both in very...

Op-Ed: The CHUTZPAH Of The Times Of Israel To Use This Photo In Investigation...

Dear YWN, As an avid student of Jewish history, I am well aware that the Jew has always taken the eternal role of scapegoat. When economies...

Op-Ed: What Israel Must Do

The tragic kidnappings of three high school youths last Thursday night have the entire nation of Israel and their Jewish brethren across the world...

A Response to the Wall Street Journal Op-Ed (Why This Rabbi Is Swearing Off...

An Op-Ed appeared recently  in the Wall Street Journal by Rabbi Shmuly Yanklowitz that can only be described as a terrible blurring of lines. ...

Op-Ed: Chris Christie, Omitting The Obvious

For Chris Christie, it was a chance at redemption. After his last big appearance at a Jewish event ended in controversy following his utilization...

Op-Ed: Exploring ‘What We Know About’ East Ramapo

The "Rockland Clergy for Social Justice" wrote an article in the Jewish Week headlined "here is what we know about East Ramapo." The nine...

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...

Op-Ed: The Case For Increased Financial Controls In Our Shuls and Schools

This past August, the CEO of the Metropolitan Council on Jewish Poverty was arrested and charged with stealing more than $5 million during his...

Op-Ed: Drawing the line on J Street

The Conference of Presidents rejection of J Street’s membership application was the right decision. During the nearly yearlong after J Street applied for membership...

Op-Ed: The Unnoticed Main Financiers of the $3.2 Billion U.F.T. Payout: Yeshiva Parents

When a beaming Mayor Bill de Blasio shared the stage yesterday with the Teacher’s Union leaders to announce a deal to grant them increases...

Op-Ed: Secretary Kerry Dishonors Yom Hashoah 2014

What do the allegation of “apartheid Israel” and Yom Hashoah, the annual commemoration of the Holocaust, have in common? The former is the modern face...

Op-Ed: Deri Blinded by Personal Ambitions

There can be no question that the appointment of HaGaon HaRav Shalom Cohen as the official head of the Shas Council of Torah Sages...

Op-Ed: Bill de Blasio: The First 100 Days

One hundred days have passed since that frigid January afternoon when we gathered outside City Hall to witness the inauguration of our city’s 109th...

Op-Ed: Kudos To The Jewish Press For Their Apology

Kudos to the Jewish Press on doing something remarkable. Rashi (Vayikrah 4:22) tells us, “Asher Nasi yecheta – when a prince sins – This...

Op-Ed: The Shocking Headline Published By The Jewish Press About The Manhattan Atzeres Tefillah

It was a headline befitting Der Sturmer Magazine, not the Jewish Press. “50,000 Chareidim March So Only Other Jews Die in War.” True, it...

Analysis On The Atzeres Tefillah In Manhattan

This is a response to my good friend Reb Barry Jacobson’s remarks on the Asifa this past Sunday in Manhattan. It also addresses his...

Opinion: Obama Talking Sanctions Against Israel

In the strange upside-down world that we live in, where victims are punished and their assailants awarded with Nobel prizes, it is no surprise...

Analysis: Tax Overhaul Bill Headed For The Shelf

Ordinarily, the late-winter introduction of major legislation by the chairman of a powerful committee might signal a major push in Congress for an election-year...

Yeshiva Boys Smoking: Stopping The Madness Once And For All

Let’s picture the true story of a wonderful Bais Yaakov girl in high school. She has friends, she loves her Torah classes.  She does well...

Op-Ed: Obama’s Empty State of the Union Address & Israel

Delivering what many view as an empty state of the union address, one that included promises voiced in previous years by US President Barak...

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...

Op-Ed: The Decision of the Chief Rabbinate Should be Rescinded – Avi Weiss Brings...

The recent volt-face on the part of the Chief Rabbinate of Israel regarding recognition of Rabbi Avi Weiss as an Orthodox Rabbi is rather...

Opinion: Let’s Put Things in Perspective

For anyone over 50 much of what is about to be said is most likely obvious. It has been evident for some time that...

Who Didn’t Want Us Dead?

The following is the "Editor’s View", By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz. It appears in this weeks Yated Ne'eman. I look at the picture of his face, And see...

Op-Ed: Mayor DeBlasio And The Stark Shiva Call

Recently an editorial printed in the Hamodiah has called out the new mayor, Bill de Blasio, for not visiting the Stark Shiva. It labeled...

An Open Letter to the New York Post

A family mourns today. A community mourns today. And I, as a New Yorker, mourn today. I do not mourn for a man I did...

Op-Ed: My Brother-in-Law Menachem Stark Leaves Seven Children and a Wife Who Miss Him

My brother in law, Menachem Stark was killed this weekend. A 39-year old father of seven, he will be missed by his wife, children,...

MAILBAG: Open Letter To The ‘True-Torah-Jews’ Organization [AKA Satmar]

It's truly a great and virtues project to tell the world that Zionism is contrary to the foundation of the Jewish nation - the...

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...

False Accusations & The Withholding Of A Get

Most people are already sensitized to how horrible it is to withhold a Get from an ex-wife. It causes needless pain and suffering, not...

Trending