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The Fire They Lit Together

Yisroel Besser

On the Belzer Rebbe’s visit to Canada last week, people were asking, “Why Montreal?” Because here is where it all started

 

Washington Wrap: Is Mueller at the End of His Long Leash?

Omri Nahmias

As Mueller probe drags, Trump senses advantage

 

Metro&Beyond: Crown Heights on Edge After Spate of Attacks

Malky Lowinger

Are rising rents the trigger in Crown Heights violence?

 

Inside Israel: Audacity Leads to Advantage

Eliezer Shulman

Inside the Mossad raid on Tehran’s nuclear archive

 

Global View: More Than a Symbol

Gershon Burstyn

New Jerusalem embassy location breaks fresh diplomatic ground

 

The Opinionator: Should the US Withdraw from the Iran Deal or Not?

Gedalia Guttentag

“The Iranians want nuclear weapons, but on the cheap, and safely”

 

High-Speed Medicine

Barbara Bensoussan

Urgent care centers deliver health care with less wait and greater availability

 

The Money Trap: Lessons for a Shock-Free Retirement

Gila Arnold

Planning for retirement requires a spot-on ability to predict the future. Or for those of us without a crystal ball, careful planning and researched decisions

 

Lifelines: The Endurance Challenge

Moshe Guttman

While my condition, thankfully, did not lead me to violate outright Torah prohibitions, it did bring me into direct conflict with halachah on a daily basis

 

Shared Space: Chapter 4

Dov Haller

“Motty is going crazy. Just crazy. He has five homes and a son who is proud of the way he can chop a scallion!”

 

Normal Like Me: Chapter 43

Ruti Kepler

“Tell them you don’t hear voices anymore… Just act the way they want you to, like a good boy, so they’ll let you out of here”

 

Endnote: The Angel’s Offer; Irish Pipe Dreams

Riki Goldstein

A charming a cappella video version called “Kabbalas HaTorah,” performed by Zanvil Weinberger and the Malchus Choir, has captured the song’s Yiddish essence



 
Hidden Power
Yonoson Rosenblum One never knows the power of his or her mitzvos
Can You Tell a Phony?
Eytan Kobre “You’re not using the phone; the phone is using you”
Grief and Gratitude
Yisroel Besser The deepest, most sophisticated truth in the world
Nobody's Perfect
Alexandra Fleksher With the gift of maturity, we learn to accept
Colossal Humility
Rabbi Ron Yitzchok Eisenman The last words I ever heard from my rebbi
Ready and Waiting
Baruch S. Fertel, MD, MPA, FACEP Why does everything take so long in the ER?
Bless You!
Faigy Peritzman Blessings don't create anything new in the natural world
Ready, Set, Succeed!
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Ensure success with explicit, doable instructions
The Radiance of Surrender
Mrs Shani Mendlowitz Honest admission reveals your inner radiance