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In a Class of Their Own

Yisroel Besser

Menahalim across the board agree that this is the next frontier in chinuch: a functional and vibrant network of private educators

 

Always a Pressburger

Aryeh Ehrlich

Rabbi Romi Cohn’s life follows several narratives, but the story he holds most dear is how he restored the Chasam Sofer’s gravesite — because he’s still a Pressburger at heart

 

Riches from the East

Barbara Bensoussan

Rabbi Marvin Tokayer took a pulpit in Japan, and returned with historic treasures

 

Rose Report: Handcuffs Won’t Shackle ISIS Ideology

Binyamin Rose

“Political correctness should be set aside, and reality should become the guide for definitions, plans, and their implementation”

 

Washington Wrap: IAC’s Growing Numbers and Influence

Omri Nahmias

IAC may soon become a force that could compete with AIPAC, at a time when some Jewish Americans have lost confidence in the latter

 

Inside Israel: The Saudi Story Behind Hariri’s Resignation

Eliezer Shulman

To understand why al-Hariri threw in the towel where he did, when he did, a review of the key players in the region is in order

 

Metro & Beyond: Speaker Race Next

Jacob Kornbluh

Last week, Agudath Israel of America hosted a candidate forum at its annual legislative breakfast, featuring five out of the eight candidates who have announced their candidacy

 

On Site: Find Your Very Own Orange Socks

Gershon Burstyn

Bursts of color and black humor as chareidi artists use their gifts to highlight what makes us both individual and united

 

Lifelines: Prognosis of Hope

C. Saphir

When I heard that I was a candidate for a transplant, I thought, What are they talking about? This sounds like science fiction!

 

Normal Like Me: Chapter 18

Ruti Kepler

“My own sisters are disgusted by me, while this girl from some island in the Pacific Ocean treats me with such respect”

 

Endnote: Return of The Rabbis’ Sons

Riki Goldst

In 1991, I was approached by Shorashim, an organization providing Jewish education for Russian children living in America. Could we organize a Rabbis’ Sons reunion?



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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