Struck by the tragedy that befell the Jewish people in Meron this Lag B’Omer, Mrs. Rochel Kaplan of Chabad Maryland penned a heartfelt essay on the depth of the tragedy and the underlying beauty that it represents.
Like many people, Aliza BasMenachem could not help but pay attention to yesterday’s verdict, and struggle to find a meaningful lesson for herself. In the end, she chose Simcha, which started with the absurdity of the reactions to the verdict.
Symbolism vs Pragmatism, a fundamental difference in views held between the Rebbe and much of the more Modern Orthodox world. Levi Y. Keselman brings the points through a story, and shows the Rebbe’s view on which is more important.
What did the Rebbe mean when he wrote in 1981: “But the forces of alienation are nevertheless very strong and very active.”? An Op-Ed by Aliza BasMenachem on the Demoralization, Destabilization, Crisis and Normalization of the United States.
Assembly Member David Weprin represents part of Queens in the state Assembly. He is a candidate for New York City Comptroller and a member of the Committee on Ways and Means, former Chairman of the NYC Council’s Finance Committee and served as the Deputy Superintendent of Banks and Secretary of the Banking Board for New York State under Governor Mario Cuomo.
Making a shidduch is an incredible zechus. Something many people in our community strive to achieve. Making suggestions has become infinitely more accessible in the age of social media if only people would get past some basic misconceptions.
Rabbi Kopel, a resident of the Holy City of Tzfat, Israel, and a Spiritual Coach and a Rabbinic Attorney in training, faces off against the widespread passing around of misguided vaccine information, and boils it down to one question. Are you willing to be responsible for someone’s death?
Sadly, after the events that took place in Washington yesterday, our great country reached a new low. Opinion author Dovid Goldbaum faces the reality of what occurred in the second impeachment of President Donald Trump, and how the same can happen against the Jewish people.
The outcome of the recent banning of a sitting US President from multiple social media platforms can only have two possible endings, either badly for the platforms, or badly for the people of the United States. The Lubavitch Heightser breaks down the monumentally bad decision and outlines the possible courses of action.
Aliza BasMenachem traveled across at least one state on her way to the massive “Save America” rally that took place yesterday in Washington DC. As an insider, she penned her experiences and thoughts on the troubling and confusing day.
When you are screaming unity but excluding Lubavitch, is that unity? If you call yourself Lubavitch, but ignore the Rebbe, are you Lubavitch? A Crown Heights resident penned the following Op-Ed decrying the pride and lack of unity involved with the “Unity Sefer Torah”.
It’s that time of the year again; it’s that time that we see the holiday lights on cars across the globe, but don’t forget to also be safe.
Zvi Gluck is the CEO of Amudim, an organization dedicated to helping abuse victims and those suffering with addiction within the Jewish community says thank you for everything that 2020 have provided.
Shmiras Shabbos is a given for the Orthodox Jewish community, but sometimes, something simple like a calendar can throw off simple candle lighting times, and make them not so kosher.
Over or not, the presidential election of 2020 has ignited passions and actions unseen in the Jewish community in a long time. Forced to address this with his children, a parent penned an Op-Ed regarding his view of how we should be acting after this election.
This election cycle has been exceptionally charged, and who the winner is may have many ramifications. Levi Y. Keselman takes another approach to why this election is incredibly important and urges everyone to vote.
After an Op-Ed was published with 10 Reasons for a Frum Person to Vote for Trump, Avraham Yosef Baez, Devorah Leah Backman, Laura Melnicoff, and Miriam Levy-Haim of Ker A Velt penned 12 Reasons for a Frum Person to Vote for Joe Biden.