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On the Wings of a Dove

Rhona Lewis

Ten years have passed since that terrible day when Shoshana Hayman Greenbaum was killed in the Sbarro terrorist attack. But now that the tears have dried, a different picture shimmers. Because although the contours of this woman’s life seem ordinary, the image that emerges is extraordinary.

 

The Meat of Kashrus

Chany Rosengarten

Today, chickens come packaged in neat Styrofoam trays, shrink-wrapped in plastic with a kosher seal on top. All a balabusta has to do is tear the packaging and pour on her favorite sauce. But it wasn’t always like that. What caused the kashrus revolution? And what of the women — in Russia, India, Jerusalem, and beyond — who continue to kasher their own chickens and meat?

 

Shop Your Closet

Rachel Bachrach

Ever find yourself staring at a closet full of clothes, thinking you have nothing to wear? In moments like this, you need someone like Eve Cantor, the founder and owner of Shop Your Closet. She knows exactly how to make the most of the clothes you already own, and help you revamp your wardrobe — without spending a penny. What to keep, what to toss, and how to create nice new outfits with the clothes you already own.

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Fallen Idols
Rabbi Moshe Grylak Even the best of values can become idolatry
Declaring Bankruptcy
Yonoson Rosenblum The implosion of the Conservative movement
Something from Nothing
Eytan Kobre Israel should go for a bigger win than baseball
The Business Trip
Rabbi Avrohom Neuberger Sometimes business trips aren’t strictly business
Death and Taxes
Jacob L. Freedman Aliyah ups, downs, and all-arounds
Perspective Shift
Rabbi Ron Yitzchok Eisenman Single, female, Orthodox, adult: not an oxymoron
Mission with Ambition
Faigy Peritzman The way you see her is what she will become
Drop the Nagging
Sarah Chana Radcliffe You can gain cooperation, but not by nagging
Trying Our Patience
Rebbetzin Aviva Feiner Savlanus isn’t just patience, it’s endurance
Redeeming Factor
Shoshana Itzkowitz “When was the last time we ate a meal behind the dryer?”