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The Bigger Picture

Esther Teichtal

When photographer Joshua Haruni stumbled onto the chassidic courts of Israel, he found a small window of exposure to a shuttered world

 

Whole Broken Vessels

Barbara Bensoussan

Devastated by grief after the loss of his daughter, Los Angeles attorney Baruch Cohen now helps others heal

 

No Easy Answers in Gaza

Eliezer Shulman

Hamas turns up the heat on Israel’s South

 

A Few Minutes with Dore Gold

Omri Nahmias

Former Israeli ambassador to the United Nations Dr. Dore Gold explains why curbing Iran’s reach is in Putin’s interest

 

Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh

Omri Nahmias

Brett Kavanaugh is a man of many courts

 

The Shame of It All

Gershon Burstyn

America’s loony left plays the shame game

 

Mr. Mensch Goes to Congress

Malky Lowinger

New York Congressman John Faso pursues decent dialogue in a fractured House

 

Against All Odds

As told to Toby Orlander Thaler by her aunt, Yitta Orlander Dembski a”h

I, Yitta Orlander, cannot allow my story to be lost. I will tell the story to the next generation, and the one after that, and the one after that….

 

Double Take: Party Planners

Shaina King

“Let’s do the last one this time,” I said. The last sister, the last sheva brachos; it would be so amazing, I could hardly wait

 

Tech Talk: Share the Wealth

Aliza Feder

Social media: culture of comparison and feelings of lack

 

Shared Space: Chapter 14

Dov Haller

He’d wanted to tell her that someone good enough at being passive-aggressive doesn’t have to be pushy, but she was already on to the next thing

 

Normal Like Me: Chapter 53

Ruti Kepler

“Of course we love her! If we didn’t love her, we’d just leave her there in that cult, with all that nonsense in her head!”



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Rapid Boil or Slow Simmer?
Shoshana Friedman Is that fabled last-minute stroke of brilliance a myth?
Still in Tishrei
Rabbi Moshe Grylak A gift from HaKadosh Baruch Hu called imagination
The Action Is the Reward
Yonoson Rosenblum Each allegation proved more dubious than the one before
G-dless for the People
Eytan Kobre Only believers consistently chose morality in the Gulag
No Way to Run a Business
Rabbi Moshe Friedman There must be a separation between mission and money
Eytan Wiener
Moe Mernick “No such thing as “passive income” or “passive business”
No One Mumbles “Remember Us unto Life”
Rabbi Emanuel Feldman To look with fresh eyes at the familiar and the everyday
We Need You Guys
Jacob L. Freedman “Reb Yitzi, tell him exactly what you told me!”
Warmest Words from the Rebbe
Riki Goldstein An underlying blessing for every married couple
Duet with Dad
Riki Goldstein “Recording this song together was a big deal for me”
Riboin: One Heart
Riki Goldstein “The harmony is a magnet. Love the song”
Good News and Bad News
Riki Goldstein Never take a chance when it comes to Shabbos
Something Rotten in the State of Grape
Faigy Peritzman It’s not enough to look good, we have to be good
Please Don’t Cry!
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Some tears can never be ignored — and others must be
Scale Past Stagnation
Rebbetzin Aviva Feiner Make life’s busyness meaningful by reflecting on the why
Dear Neighbor, Sometimes I Forget
Anonymous They remember Down syndrome but they forget Yaakov