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Hearts of the Fathers

Aharon Granot

It’s no longer breaking news that many young people in Poland have discovered their Jewish roots after grandparents — natural or adoptive — came clean with deathbed confessions. But what is news is how elderly Jews themselves, concealed as Christians in order to be saved, have begun to return together with the next generation.

 

The Future is Now

Refoel Pride

Need a wrench? Input a digital code on your printer and… presto. Three-dimensional printing is here, and an Israeli company is a world leader in a field that some are calling a second industrial revolution.

 

Keep it Cheap

Ruti Kepler

They started out selling milk and bread out of a truck. Who would have thought the company that sprang up from that early-morning venture would net them 140 million shekels? But Aryeh Baum has no desire to retire. Instead, he’s creating more and more stores for budget-conscious shoppers to fill up their carts and get out in a hurry.

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Declaring Bankruptcy
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Something from Nothing
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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?”