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Stopping the Soul Snatchers

Rabbi Eliyahu Gut

The yeshivah bochurim who launched Pe’ilim may not have been sophisticated, but their youthful passion saved hundreds of new immigrants from forced secularization

 

Catching Up… with Alan Gross

Binyamin Rose

Alan Gross’s career took him to 54 countries. Most were routine business trips. His most recent visit to Cuba lasted five years — against his will

 

On Site: A Burger with a Side of Intrigue

Omri Nahmias

Whether you run with the movers and shakers or just want to chap a nosh while touring the nation’s capital, Char Bar is the place

 

Burning the Candle at Both Ends

Eliezer Shulman

Deterred by Iran, frustrated by Hamas. Ministers speak about Israel’s strategic quandary

 

A Shattering End to Quiet

Eliezer Shulman

Abbas condones terror, another family mourns

 

A Few Minutes with Dr. Dave Rich

Gedalia Guttentag

Expert on far-left anti-Semitism Dr. Dave Rich explains how the UK Labour Party has turned toxically anti-Semitic

 

Trump Talks Turkey with Erdogan

Omri Nahmias

From fist bumps to threats with Trump and Erdogan

 

White House Chief of Staff John Kelly marks one year of unforgettable quotes

Omri Nahmias

John Kelly’s first year was replete with nondiplomatic, not politically correct utterances, some of which elicited smiles, and others that raised eyebrows

 

Coffee Break with Zvi Hauser

Omri Nahmias

Hauser sees this as a final window of opportunity before Assad takes over all of Syria

 

Fiction Corner: Out with the Old

Sara Pachter

For a fleeting moment, I thought I saw a glint of compunction in her eyes, but if I did, it was gone as soon as it came

 

Cut 'n Paste: The Miraculous Mission

Shaindy Horowitz

Now that my husband, Rav Moshe Horowitz ztz”l is no longer with us, I share the details of an episode that occurred in the early days of our marriage

 

Tech Talk: Say Cheese

Aliza Feder

In 40 years when I’m looking through my albums, I don’t want to only remember the spectacular, beautiful days. I want to remember my life

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Whose State Is It?
Rabbi Moshe Grylak The Nation-State Bill adds nothing to the simple truth
First, Clean Your Room
Yonoson Rosenblum Disorder of our rooms reflects the disorder of our minds
Start Up with G-d
Eytan Kobre “Women rabbis” suffocate the spirit of the law
The Non-Competitive Competitors
Rabbi Avrohom Weinrib Competition? We are all working for the same Boss!
In Defense of Those Eltere Bochurim
“Still Waiting” (an anonymous contributor) A perspective built on 12 years (and counting) of dating
No Size Fits All
Jacob L. Freedman Meir’s success seemed practically carved out for him
Endnote - Start with the Heart
Riki Goldstein “I start with the heart of the sound, then add layers”
Great Shakes
Rabbi Ron Yitzchok Eisenman Hashem has His ways of pressing our “reset” button
Of Gates and Gators
Faigy Peritzman Our ears can receive messages the most easily
I Don’t Know
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Get around decision paralysis by listening to your gut
Time to Try the Frum Dating Sites?
Sara Eisemann That’s my problem and I’ll have to work it through