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Cut 'n Paste: The Moment

As told to Rochel Grunewald

How could I demonstrate the indescribable?

 

Staying Free and Clear

Eytan Kobre

A frank discussion of, and some expert advice on what the average person needs to know about the real-life legal implications of everyday financial dealings

 

Summer All Year

Yisroel Besser

For Rabbi Judah Mischel and his staff and campers at HASC, the past two months are the fuel to keep the next ten months just as warm

 

Chef Divine

Barbara Bensoussan

Chef Shalom Kadosh creates sumptuous kosher cuisine for heads of state — and he’s put Israel on the culinary map

 

Syria Turns Treacherous for Israel

Eliezer Shulman and Binyamin Rose

Israel fears Iran foothold as civil war ends

 

Steve Bannon’s New Bully Pulpit

Jacob Kornbluh

Will ousted aide remain Trump’s friend, or morph into his foe?

 

Meir Ben-Shabbat

Gershon Burstyn

Israel’s new national security advisor

 

The Rebbe’s L’Chaim

Yeruchem Yitzchak Landesman

A tavern. A cellar. A body. Zechariah just wanted to help his widowed mother. How did he end up with a noose around his neck?

 

Lifelines: Alternate Trajectories

C. Saphir

When Ben was about to begin his first job with a Manhattan law firm, he told me he might not wear his yarmulke to work

 

Normal Like Me: Chapter 8

Ruti Kepler

On the one hand, she hadn’t wanted him. On the other hand, she’d already begun getting used to the idea that he would be her husband

 

Endnote: “Siman Tov U’Mazel Tov”

Riki Goldstein

Sheya Mendlowitz’s enduring wedding tune is still the favorite



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With All Due Respect
Rabbi Moshe Grylak The honor of every human being
What We Lost
Yonoson Rosenblum A long view, a larger perspective
Reprobate Return
Eytan Kobre Loyalty to the true and the morally upright
My Own Gentle Giant
Jacob L. Freedman Finn smirked. “Do whatever you want, Dr. Israel”
Individually United
Faigy Peritzman Two contradictions classify the Korban Pesach as a chok
Hearing Problems
Sarah Chana Radcliffe In fight mode, you may hear attacks never said
An Equal Focus
Rebbetzin Shira Smiles Remaining true to our most authentic feminine selves
The Marketer, Part I
D. Himy, M.S. CCC-SLP and Zivia Reischer “I’m late, my work is late, I come to meetings late”
Dear Neighbor and Friend
Words Unspoken I know you’ve been given challenging kids