Rav Moshe Feinstein does not praise the United States for not having fascists and communists, but for having a system of government that is particularly resistant to what came to be known as totalitarianism.
Zev Eleff examines some of the toys peddled around by mitzvah merchants and other fascinating features of Ultra-Orthodox culture.
Did elite rabbinic figures jumpstart Bais Yaakov, or was it a grassroots women's movement? Leslie Ginsparg Klein explains.
Yishai Schwartz responds to Michael (Avi) Helfand on the matter of American law, religious liberties and get-torture.
Rachel Levmore asks whether Internet feuds are the proper way to adjudicate halakhic matters.
Jeremy Stern dissects the recent and supposed Israeli ban against the BDA prenup.
Shmuel Lamm examines Rabbi Norman Lamm's sermons for insights on a crucial issue.
Yaakov Jaffe on the Rav, prayer and Modern Orthodox Jews who wish to pray like the Rav.
Zev Eleff offers a rejoinder to his critics regarding the Non-Observant Orthodox Jew.
Elli Fischer argues that news of the non-observant Orthodox Jews' demise has been premature.