Big Data, Big Solutions Eytan KobreThe Jewish community has gotten used to relying on anecdotal evidence and conjecture when it comes to pressing mental health issues like depression, OCD, and anxiety. But that’s not good enough, says Dr. Yitzchak Schechter, so he’s built an institution utilizing big data to dispel the myths.
Quality Beats Quantity
Binyamin Rose, Washington DC | Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Georgia’s 9th Congressional district is probably home to no more than 100 Jewish families, yet one of the major legislative efforts its freshman congressman, Doug Collins, shepherded through the House is a bill to ensure Israel remains the Middle East’s predominant military power.
Back to the Drawing Board
Shlomi Gil | Tuesday, April 22, 2014
From his little corner in the offices of Globes business daily, Gil Gibli pens his often irreverent, always brilliant caricatures. But it’s not only politics that intrigue him. He’s also helped the police crack some of the country’s toughest mysteries.
“Don’t Worry, I Take Care”
Barbara Bensoussan Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Miriam Lubling was a diminutive woman with a giant heart for chesed — and the gumption to knock down any obstacle in the way.
Turning Tides: More than Money
As told to Leah Gebber Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Where I come from in Russia, no one earns enough to survive. No, people are expected to “supplement” through corruption. If you want a driver’s license within a few weeks rather than a few years, you slip the official some crisp bills — only to lubricate the system, of course.
What a Pest!
Shira Yehudit Djalilmand Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Greg White is the manager of Rockland Pest Control, an extermination company based in Rockland County, New York. He very kindly agreed to tell Jr. all about his fascinating job…
Meisels Mischief Managed
Shayna Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Chedva jumped back and covered her mouth with both hands.
“What’s the matter?” Eliezer asked.
Chedva just moaned and rocked back and forth. She pointed at the shoes lined up on the bottom of the closet.
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