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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



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The Fortunes of War
Rabbi Moshe Grylak We’re still feeling the fallout of the First World War
Some Lessons, But Few Portents
Yonoson Rosenblum What the midterms tell us about 2020
Vote of Confidence
Eyan Kobre Why I tuned in to the liberal radio station
5 out of 10
Rabbi Dovid Bashevkin Top 5 Moments of the Kinus
Day in the Life
Rachel Bachrach Chaim White of KC Kosher Co-op
When Less is More
Rabbi Ron Yitzchok Eisenman How a good edit enhances a manuscript
It’s My Job
Jacob L. Freedman “Will you force me to take meds?”
They’re Still Playing My Song?
Riki Goldstein Yitzy Bald’s Yerav Na
Yisroel Werdyger Can’t Stop Singing
Riki Goldstein Ahrele Samet’s Loi Luni
Double Chords of Hope
Riki Goldstein You never know how far your music can go
Will Dedi Have the Last Laugh?
Dovid N. Golding Dedi and Ding go way back
Battle of the Budge
Faigy Peritzman Using stubbornness to grow in ruchniyus
The Challenging Child
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Strategies for raising the difficult child
Bucking the Trend
Sara Eisemann If I skip sem, will I get a good shidduch?
The Musician: Part 1
D. Himy, M.S. CCC-SLP and Zivia Reischer "If she can't read she'll be handicapped for life!"