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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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Think It Through
Rabbi Moshe Grylak The import of the name Anshei Knesses Hagedolah
Face the Facts: Don’t Suppress Them
Yonoson Rosenblum The left behaves more and more like a cult
You Never Looked So Good
Eytan Kobre Growing hunger for the fleeting high of the superficial
Top 5 Shiur Title Techniques
Rabbi Dovid Bashevkin The answer to “what’s it about?” can fill or empty rooms
Power of Suggestion
Rachel Bachrach Mikey Benzaken is a stage hypnotist based in Jerusalem
Make It Happen
Jacob L. Freedman “If I’m a bum then let me be a bum”
Hard Knocks
Rabbi Ron Yitzchok Eisenman The Langer boys never forgot that apology
The Classic That Almost Didn’t Make the Cut
Riki Goldstein “It took only ten minutes to write, so we weren’t sure”
Hevel Pihem Keeps the World Going
Riki Goldstein The purity of their eyes and their innocent chatter
Yussi Sonnenblick never imagined they’d be singing “Eilecha” half a century later
Riki Goldstein “It’s nice to hear people still singing those songs”
The Rebbe’s Smile and the Rav’s Slap
Riki Goldstein “That was probably my most memorable performance”
Life in the Other Lane
Faigy Peritzman We should honor every Jew as if he were a talmid chacham
Needy
Sarah Chana Radcliffe The needier a person, the more they push people away
Touch of Light
Rebbetzin Debbie Greenblatt “A person cannot live without any kavod”
Stay-at-Home Therapist: Part I
D. Himy, M.S. CCC-SLP and Zivia Reischer She turns to me. “You know the type, smart and silent?”