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It’s the Law!

Yisrael Rutman

Some people think law is a boring subject. Studying law is like memorizing license plates, they say. But some of the laws in the United States and around the world can be quite interesting, and sometimes funny too.

 

Junior Tales: By Royal Command

Ray Rivlin

Pinchas Goldblatt was probably the smartest boy in Beit HaTorah Elementary School, but he was certainly not the nicest. His blue eyes, curly blond hair, and sweet smile made him look like an angel. Sometimes he even behaved like one, but more often he spoke rudely to other boys and played unpleasant practical jokes on them.

 

History Highlights

Rabbi Meir Goldberg

This week, we move travel to the ancient city of Aleppo, Syria, and explore 3,000 years of Jewish history.



 
Hidden Power
Yonoson Rosenblum One never knows the power of his or her mitzvos
Can You Tell a Phony?
Eytan Kobre “You’re not using the phone; the phone is using you”
Grief and Gratitude
Yisroel Besser The deepest, most sophisticated truth in the world
Nobody's Perfect
Alexandra Fleksher With the gift of maturity, we learn to accept
Colossal Humility
Rabbi Ron Yitzchok Eisenman The last words I ever heard from my rebbi
Ready and Waiting
Baruch S. Fertel, MD, MPA, FACEP Why does everything take so long in the ER?
Bless You!
Faigy Peritzman Blessings don't create anything new in the natural world
Ready, Set, Succeed!
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Ensure success with explicit, doable instructions
The Radiance of Surrender
Mrs Shani Mendlowitz Honest admission reveals your inner radiance