Larry Gordon

Dollars for Trump

Dollars for Trump

With the presidential election campaign beginning to hit its stride come autumn, it might be time for the Orthodox Jewish community to put its money where its mouth is, as they say, and support Mr. Trump’s reelection campaign financially. , 12/08/2019 10:30
The Schumer "Shomer Israel" fraud

The Schumer "Shomer Israel" fraud

Was Sen. Schumer warned by House leaders like Speaker Nancy Pelosi not to say anything in response to Congresswoman Omar’s hateful and derogatory comments, lest he be identified as being too Jewish?, 19/03/2019 11:30
Why is everyone talking about Shtisel?

Why is everyone talking about Shtisel?

In Israel, everyone was talking about it several years ago, but now it has hit the US scene - with the same result., 27/01/2019 08:57
Trusting justice - even if the Supreme Court candidate is Republican

Trusting justice - even if the Supreme Court candidate is Republican

Is being obective too much to ask of our elected representatives? The Kavanaugh hearings are a timely reminder of what justice should mean., 16/09/2018 09:41
The Wizard of Jerusalem

The Wizard of Jerusalem

All about one of the first non-diplomatic delegations visiting the new United States Embassy in Jerusalem with the opportunity to sit and talk about the issues of the day with our U.S. Ambassador to Israel, David Friedman., 13/08/2018 22:00
Bring them home

Bring them home

It is four years since Operation Protective Edge and Oron and Hadar are still not home. The remains of US soldiers who fell in Korea are on their way home after 70 years. , 05/08/2018 17:33
Frager leading the way to peace

Frager leading the way to peace

Much of the major shifts that are taking place today on the world stage involve, for the first time, major players whose growth and personal development have been shaped by a Torah and overall Jewish education., 01/07/2018 06:52
Not a smart move

Not a smart move

For Satmar to display this level of animus and ridicule on a public stage and in front of the world media is detrimental to Jews and the cause of Am Yisrael everywhere, and there is no way around that reality., 10/06/2018 14:24
The evangelical equation

The evangelical equation

Who is it in the American Jewish community that is so insulted at what they perceive to be, as the NY Times said, the evangelical speakers 'denigrating of the Jewish faith'?, 30/05/2018 14:49
The Shidduch fraud

The Shidduch fraud

People are unfortunately desperate. That is precisely when people swoop in for the kill. , 27/05/2018 11:47
Recognizing reality

Recognizing reality

Fifty-one years later, it all makes sense., 22/05/2018 07:54
Numb and silent

Numb and silent

We are a worldwide community without walls or borders, real or imagined. When members of that community celebrate, we do so with them, and when they suffer pain, we feel that pain and suffer with them. The tragic story of Yisroel and Elisheva z"l. , 15/04/2018 06:46
Analyzing Rubashkin

Analyzing Rubashkin

Maybe what Pollard and Rubashkin have in common should be pushed out into the open., 30/12/2017 19:34
Menashe

Menashe

This is a film that the hasidic community would just love to see. The only problem is that, by and large, it is anathema and strictly forbidden, in most instances, to either see a movie or go to a movie theater. But it is catching on., 21/08/2017 17:00
A mother's naches

A mother's naches

The story told by the Lubavitcher Rabbe's mother N"E., 20/03/2017 13:22
On Western and other walls

On Western and other walls

Erecting barriers and building walls to protect us is very much in the news these days. It is also in the daf yomi for the week., 04/02/2017 23:55
White socks, baby carriages

White socks, baby carriages

, 06/12/2016 21:10
Rudy and Mitt

Rudy and Mitt

Only Israel is concerned about who the new Secretary of State will be., 03/12/2016 18:54
Trump and the Jews

Trump and the Jews

There is truly nothing to fear about the upcoming Trump presidency., 20/11/2016 00:26
Making America good

Making America good

Trump is the jolt that America needs., 06/11/2016 15:54
Undecided in Israel

Undecided in Israel

Trump or Hillary? It’s in Israel’s best interest to sit on the sidelines and wait out the results of the forthcoming election., 31/10/2016 09:05
Sanders, Cruz and Jews

Sanders, Cruz and Jews

Cruz might have made a better candidate but he erred at the RNC., 29/07/2016 06:33
Political lives matter

Political lives matter

Obama has chosen to only speak out when blacks have been the victims of police misconduct or tragic error., 15/07/2016 08:12
Rescue and recovery

Rescue and recovery

The NY Times does it again, true to form., 27/06/2016 09:20
Trump's people

Trump's people

Trump's advisors on Israel are a refreshing change. Freezing construction in Judea and Samaria is not on the list., 16/06/2016 20:03
Celebrate with Israel this year

Celebrate with Israel this year

Are things perfect with the Jewish state as she celebrates 68years of independence? Far from it, of course. Israel is a work in progress, but it is ours., 12/05/2016 12:04
AIPAC Post-mortem

AIPAC Post-mortem

AIPAC seems to have developed somewhat of its own agenda vis-à-vis Israel policy on a number of issues., 01/04/2016 14:17
The apprentice candidate

The apprentice candidate

The next president is in a good position because he cannot do worse than Obama when it comes to foreign policy., 17/03/2016 23:58
Religion, peace and politics

Religion, peace and politics

Whoever is the next president will be able to improve upon his or her predecessor’s performance so long as they wake up in the morning and are breathing., 08/03/2016 16:56
Man of the future

Man of the future

A visit with our man in the UN, who holds an unenviable but crucial position., 08/01/2016 15:45
Rabin and Kahane

Rabin and Kahane

Peace was not lost because of Rabin's assassination, it wasn't going to happen to begin with. Kahane, however, foretold today's events., 08/11/2015 09:01
Moderate Militants

Moderate Militants

Bashar al-Assad, Mahmoud Abbas and Saddam Hussein have been called moderates. Is this for real?, 18/10/2015 05:55
Condemnation, not Self-Flagellation, is What is Needed Here

Condemnation, not Self-Flagellation, is What is Needed Here

Why is it that Obama can keep the State Department and media from using the words 'Islamic terror' about a fast-spreading scourge, but our leaders think 'Jewish terror' sounds just fine. , 03/08/2015 09:46
Supreme Disappointment

Supreme Disappointment

Three decisions—Jerusalem, Obamacare, and same-gender marriage—carry an underlying theme that speaks of a lack of steadfastness on the part of the court and an overall failure of leadership. , 03/07/2015 10:06
Jerusalem Exists, but Where?

Jerusalem Exists, but Where?

Where else in any of the 200 countries of the world does the U.S. weigh in on which city should be that nation’s capital?, 19/06/2015 06:01
It’s Only Words

It’s Only Words

The Obama approach to handling possible evolving crises is to concentrate on placating people without doing anything., 14/05/2015 03:15
A Child's Letter

A Child's Letter

Two sensitive souls joined by a letter., 03/05/2015 08:39
Meeting the President

Meeting the President

The President of the United States reached out to Jewish community leaders and asked them to come to the White House to discuss the Iran deal., 26/04/2015 00:24
Empty Phrases

Empty Phrases

The idea of forcing Iran to the table through crippling sanctions was having its desired effect and the next logical step was to maintain or intensify sanctions to force Iran into abandoning its quest for a nuclear bomb, so why an "agreement"?, 17/04/2015 07:19