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A Western Afghanistan Dear Editor, You back the NRA’s idea of having an armed guard at each of our nation’s schools to protect the students from insane people armed to the...

Letters To The Editor

Marriageable Age Dear Editor, Of late we have read full-page ads signed by scores of roshei yeshiva acknowledging the statistical disparity in the number of girls seeking boys to marry. The...

letters to THE EDITOR

From The Depths Of My Heart An Open Letter As the horrific news from the Sandy Hook school in Newtown, Conn., massacre unfolded, I became uncontrollably emotional, which left me...

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Thank You, RCCS Dear Editor, I would like to publicly express my hakaras hatov to the Ribbono shel Olam for such a wonderful organization like RCCS. On account of RCCS, I...

Islamic Terrorists Bomb Egyptian-Gaza Border Base

Islamic terrorists destroyed part of an Egyptian security building at Rafiah Saturday night, challenging Cairo’s control over the Sinai after the ceasefire with Israel. No one was injured in...

Why I Am Against A Ground Invasion Into Gaza

By Jacob Hirsch, Esq. November 18–Today I had the unique opportunity to meet Israel’s ambassador to the UN, the Honorable Ido Aharoni. He spoke in front of several hundred eager...

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Election Reflections Dear Editor, In your post-election editorial, you wrote, “The country has made its choice in a wonderful and massive exercise of textbook democracy. Barack Obama will be our president...

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How To Get Heat Dear Editor, This will take you less than 20 minutes and will heat up your whole house when the power is out, without a generator. It is...

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The Other Side Of The Picture Dear Editor, Like Proust’s madeleine, the 5TJT cover portrait of a rebbe examining an esrog with a magnifying glass (meant to convey an image of...

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Magnifying The Mitzvos, Part 2 Dear Editor, The point of my original letter (October 12 issue of the 5TJT) was that our leadership is silent in the face of many developing...
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