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Redemption Song

Refoel Pride

Meilech Kohn’s life might have taken a two-decade detour, but that hasn’t kept his four recently released singles from becoming the most popular tunes on the radio waves and simchah playlists

 

Tunnel to Life

Libi Astaire

Facing certain death, the inmates took the only tools they had — spoons, plates, screwdrivers, their bare hands — and started digging. Could they possibly fashion a tunnel that would lead to freedom from the Nazis?

 

The Missing Years

Barbara Bensoussan

The newly released Early Years, documenting the Lubavitcher Rebbe's early life, represents the painstaking efforts of researchers who pursued scattered threads and wove them into a tapestry

 

A Red Line Crossed

Omri Nahmias, Washington, D.C.

Charity Ball Game Practice Becomes a Shooting Range

 

Tillerson in the Dark on Palestinian Payments?

Jacob Kornbluh

Payments to Terrorists Long-Term Capitol Hill Concern

 

New Hope for Pancreatic Cancer Patients

Barbara Bensoussan

Rafael Pharmaceuticals' CPI-613 May Be Long-Awaited Game Changer

 

Lifelines: One-Two Punch

C. Saphir

The first interview question was, “What would you do if you’d walk into a jail cell and find an inmate hanging from the ceiling?”

 

Cut ‘n Paste: She Was My Ima

Yitzi Feigenbaum

Her levayah was packed, and there was nowhere near enough room at the shivah. All who came considered her their best friend, and she was

 

Summer Job: Chapter 59

Dov Haller

“I have a cousin and a brother. They have a million connections. When do you want to do the breakout?”



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Weekly Struggle
Shoshana Friedman Cover text: promise big and deliver what we promise
Only Through You
Rabbi Moshe Grylak A response to last week’s letter, “Waiting in Passaic”
Are You Making a Kiddush Hashem?
Yonoson Rosenblum In communal affairs, “one bad apple…” often applies
Chance of a Lifetime
Eytan Kobre I identify with the urge to shout, “No, don’t do it!”
Work / Life Solutions with Bunim Laskin
Moe Mernick "You only get every day once"
Seeking a Truly Meaningful Blessing
Dovid Zaidman We want to get married. Help us want to date
Shivah Meditations
Rabbi Emanuel Feldman Equivalence between two such polar opposites is puzzling
Magnet Moment
Jacob L. Freedman Everyone’s fighting a battle we know nothing about
Secrets and Surprises
Riki Goldstein Top-secret suits Eli Gerstner just fine
Blasts of Warmth
Riki Goldstein Keeping the chuppah music upbeat in low temperatures
Behind the Scenes
Faigy Peritzman The intrinsic value of each mitzvah
Good Vision
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Good or bad, nice or not? What you see is what you get
Day of Peace
Mrs. Elana Moskowitz On Shabbos we celebrate peace within and without