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The Best Medicine

Shimon Breitkopf with Shlomi Gil

Former Jerusalem mayor Uri Lupolianski agreed to a rare interview in the wake of his latest initiative — a groundbreaking urgent-care center in the capital

 

Seeing is Believing

Gavriel Horan

When Rabbi Chaim Jachter, a Gemara rebbi in New Jersey, confronted the doubts of his own star pupil, he knew he had to provide answers — with a comprehensive book on emunah

 

Manila Envelope

Ari Greenspan and Ari Z. Zivotofsky

After davening Shacharis in Manila’s daily minyan and meeting the rabbi of this tiny community, we unsealed a Southeast Asian treasure

 

Inside Israel: Israel and Russia Careening toward Disaster?

Eliezer Shulman

As the US goes AWOL on Syria, will Israel end up facing Russia alone?

 

Washington Wrap: Trump Unlikes Putin

Omri Nahmias

Trump finally stands up to Putin in barrage of missiles over Syria

 

Global View: A Note on Trump

Gershon Burstyn

It is almost cruel to point out the contrast between the Trump-Haley tandem and the Barack Obama team

 

Metro&Beyond: Intraparty Fracas Threatens GOP’s Only NYC House Seat

Jacob Kornbluh

Republicans slug it out in NY primary even as Democrats threaten safe seat

 

Face to Face with Roni Alsheich

Eliezer Shulman

Police Commissioner Roni Alsheich explains the deluge of high-profile corruption investigations in Israel

 

Double Take: Wheel of Fortune

Shaina King

Now I understand that he only earned commission, but all I knew then was that sometimes there was money, and sometimes there wasn’t. Usually there wasn’t

 

Normal Like Me: Chapter 40

Ruti Kepler

“If I don’t complete my hours here in Jerusalem, none of these courses I took will count toward my nursing degree! It’ll all go down the drain”

 

Endnote: How to Make Music without the Music

Riki Goldstein

“There’s something very raw, when all you have is the core of the song”

 

Shared Space: Chapter 1

Dov Haller

“It’s better to leave kollel on a high than to stay too long and leave after you’re burnt out,” Malky said



 
What Are We Supposed to Do?
Rabbi Moshe Grylak A tried-and-true remedy — and it shook the heavens
Badgered into Submission
Yonoson Rosenblum Avatars of political correctness in search of dissenters
Drinking Doubt Away
Eytan Kobre Meaning is indispensable for generating happiness
My Tale of Two Mentors
Rabbi Dovid M. Cohen I wish them both continued nachas and success until 120
Checks and Balances III
Mishpacha Readers The conversation continues...
Memorable Melodies of Modzhitz
Rabbi Mordechai Besser The struggling survivors became kings in shul on Shabbos
A Whole Song and Dance
Rabbi Ron Yitzchak Eisenman One of those small acts that are giant leaps of chesed
Diamonds
Jacob L. Freedman MD "Each Jewish woman is a bas Melech, Dr. Freedman!"
Streamlined Service
Riki Goldstein "JewishMusic Stream is still about classic kosher music”
Perfect Harmony
Riki Goldstein "The arrangements literally changed the entire song"
Hang On to the Glow
Riki Goldstein Back to the warm camp Shabbos memories
Marking Miracles
Faigy Peritzman The miracles are there, but our eyes are blind to them
Going Against the Current
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Wise to deny our kids something all their friends have?
Clothed in Splendor
Mrs. Elana Moskowitz When dressing up is spiritual, not superficial
The Spokesman: Part IV
D. Himy, M.S. CCC-SLP and Zivia Reischer Every sentence tells a story; make yours well told