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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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What’s in a Name?
Shoshana Friedman “What does Writer X have to say this week?”
Atonement — Fake and Real
Yonoson Rosenblum White confessionals and faux rituals
Four Walls Coming Full Circle
Eytan Kobre All the while, there’s been a relationship in the offing...
And Yet We Smile
Yisroel Besser We are the nation that toils to be happy at all costs
Out of This World
Rabbi Henoch Plotnick Dirshu Hashem b’himatzo — we are in Hashem’s company now...
Steven and Jonathan Litton
Rachel Bachrach The co-owners of Litton Sukkah, based in Lawrence, NY
Tali Messing
Moe Mernick Tali Messing, engineering manager at Facebook Tel Aviv
Sick Note
Jacob L. Freedman “Of course, Dr. Freedman. Machul, machul, machul”
Avoiding Health Columns Can Be Good for You
Rabbi Emanuel Feldman Only one reliable guide for good health: our Torah
Endnote: Side Notes
Riki Goldstein Most Jewish music industry entertainers have side profes...
Me, Myself, and Why
Faigy Peritzman Where there’s no heart and no love, there’s no point
Can’t Do It Without You
Sarah Chana Radcliffe When you step up to the plate, you build your home team
Eternal Joy
Mrs. Elana Moskowitz The joy of Succos is the fruit of spiritual victory
The Appraiser: Part III
D. Himy, M.S. CCC-SLP and Zivia Reischer Make sure your child knows his strengths
Hidden Special Needs
Rena Shechter You won’t see his special needs, but don’t deny them
Dear Wealthy Friend
Anonymous There’s no need for guilt. I am truly happy for you