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We did not go to Orlando this year

We did not go to Orlando this year

Orlando expected 88,000 frum Jews—mostly from the northeast—to descend upon this central Florida town for Pesach. Not our family. Op-ed.Larry Gordon, 30/03/2021 17:03
Ambassador to Gaza?

Ambassador to Gaza?

The best way to judge whether to appoint a diplomat to an area is if he can stay in a hotel without an attempt on his life.Op-ed.Larry Gordon, 31/01/2021 16:51
When you are the news

When you are the news

Last week there was a false freeze-frame moment when the 5TJT was on websites around the world as endorser of the Capitol violence. Op-ed.Larry Gordon, 22/01/2021 15:00
Did Cuomo and De Blasio learn anything from the SCOTUS decision?

Did Cuomo and De Blasio learn anything from the SCOTUS decision?

We know in shul to socially distance and wear masks throughout the service. Assuming that we prefer danger and illness is ridiculous. Op-ed.Larry Gordon, 05/12/2020 18:06
Jonathan Pollard: Free at last

Jonathan Pollard: Free at last

Over all these decades, the case of Mr. Pollard has divided the Jewish community, perhaps more than so many other sensitive issues.Opinion.Larry Gordon, 30/11/2020 08:30
Outdoor Minyanim are here to stay

Outdoor Minyanim are here to stay

This is a pivotal period for the outdoor minyanim that dot frum communities all around the country. Will they survive the winter?Larry Gordon, 22/11/2020 20:56
Lockdown in Borough Park

Lockdown in Borough Park

The coronavirus needs to be brought under control, but there has to be a fair method to the madness. Op-ed.Larry Gordon, 17/10/2020 21:00
Ruth Bader Ginsburg, BD’E

Ruth Bader Ginsburg, BD’E

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg passed away on Rosh Hashanah The country is now in an uproar that pushed the pandemic to the sidelines. Op-ed.Larry Gordon, 24/09/2020 20:40
Jews of Bahrain

Jews of Bahrain

Most of Bahrain’s Jews fled to Israel and of the 800 living there in 1948, there remain 40.Op-ed.Larry Gordon, 21/09/2020 12:24
How are we going to handle shofar blowing in the US this year?

How are we going to handle shofar blowing in the US this year?

We are faced with many issues relating to the pandemic and High Holydays this year, but the depth of our prayers has not changed. Op-ed.Larry Gordon, 30/08/2020 04:00
Biden vs. Trump

Biden vs. Trump

The mainstream media desperately wants Biden to be victorious in November. More than that, they want to orchestrate Trump’s defeat. Op-ed.Larry Gordon, 02/08/2020 16:00
Flattening the coronavirus curve ball

Flattening the coronavirus curve ball

With the uptick in cases in Israel there is the realization that non-medical factors are involved in a societal approach to the virus.Op-ed.Larry Gordon, 28/07/2020 13:23