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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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Evolution vs. Revolution
Shoshana Friedman I call it the “what happened to my magazine?” response
Up, Up, and Away
Rabbi Moshe Grylak What a fraught subject Eretz Yisrael is, to this day
Where Do You Come From?
Yonoson Rosenblum Could they be IDF officers with no Jewish knowledge?
Heaven Help Us
Eytan Kobre Writing about anti-Semitism should rouse, not soothe
Work/Life Solutions with Chedva Kleinhandler
Moe Mernick “Failures are our compass to success”
An Un-Scientific Survey
Rabbi Emanuel Feldman Are Jerusalemites unfriendly? Not necessarily
Out of Anger
Jacob L. Freedman How Angry Lawyer was finally able to calm down
5 Things You Didn’t Know about…Yitzy Bald
Riki Goldstein He composed his first melody at eight years old
When the Floodgates of Song Open, You’re Never Too Old
Riki Goldstein Chazzan Pinchas Wolf was unknown until three years ago
Who Helped Advance These Popular Entertainers?
Riki Goldstein Unsung deeds that boosted performers into the limelight
Your Task? Ask
Faigy Peritzman A tangible legacy I want to pass on to my children
Are You There?
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Emotional withdrawal makes others feel lonely, abandoned
A Peace of a Whole
Rebbetzin Debbie Greenblatt Love shalom more than you love being right
Seminary Applications
Rabbi Zecharya Greenwald, as told to Ariella Schiller It’s just as hard for seminaries to reject you