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The Will to Win

Binyamin Rose

Billionaire Elie Horn has set the bar high. Fighting the battle against assimilation is not enough, he says. He has plans to win the war

 

Singular Solace

Yisrael Groweiss

Rav Daniel Chaim Alter finds pinpricks of light amid the loss of his wife, Rebbetzin Hinda Rachel Alter a”h

 

Secrets from the Grave

Shlomi Gil

Rabbi Herschel Groman of Jerusalem’s Perushim chevra kaddisha has seen it all. But once a year, on the 7th of Adar, he lets that tough curtain slide

 

Rose Report: Thinking Out Loud about Trump

Binyamin Rose

Israel Hayom editor Boaz Bismuth supports Trump’s realistic approach to Mideast peace

 

Washington Wrap: What Mueller Might Ask the President

Omri Nahmias

If Mueller gets to grill Trump, these questions spell trouble

 

Metro&Beyond: Schumer Criticizes Orthodox Leaders

Jacob Kornbluh

Schumer accuses Orthodox leaders of “tepid” response to Trump

 

Inside Israel: Israel and Iran in Open Conflict

Eliezer Shulman

The Israel-Iran war comes out of the shadows

 

Global View: Which Russia Scandal?

Gershon Burstyn

Did Obama misuse federal power to handicap political opponents?

 

Oneg Shabbos: Back from Beyond

Yeruchem Yitzchak Landesman

They’d waited years to be blessed with a child. Would their deal with G-d be wiped away minutes after it was fulfilled?

 

Double Take: Perfect Facade

Shaina King

Logically we knew it shouldn’t matter — even if Tziporah’s parents viewed us as failures, it wasn’t true. But emotionally it was too much to handle

 

Normal Like Me: Chapter 32

Ruti Kepler

No one in the village knew just what a mobile network was, but it was something bad, that much was clear

 

Endnote: Rabbi Shloime Taussig's Next Step; Harmony across the Sea; Dveykus

Riki Goldstein

“From the feedback I received on this song, the message — not fretting over what was and just moving on — went straight to the heart of a lot of people”



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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”
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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!”
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
Good Vision
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Good or bad, nice or not? What you see is what you get
Day of Peace
Mrs. Elana Moskowitz