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Shutting the Pipeline

Barbara Bensoussan

Young couples often need financial help. But when should they start going it alone?

 

Heaven’s Wedding

Vered Burnstein

In the face of personal tragedy, power kiruv speaker Rav Michoel Lasry draws on his personal reserves of faith in Hashem’s perfect world.

 

The Untouchables Reach Out

Ari Z. Zivotofsky and Ari Greenspan

Welcome to India of 2016 and how the incongruity of modernity and old-world behaviors affect this nation of over 1 billion people.

 

Nerves of Cyber

Avi Friedman

In the 1980s, Be’er Sheva still resembled the town our forefathers might have encountered. Today, Be’er Sheva is becoming Israel’s cyber nerve center.

 

Is Trump His Own Worst Enemy?

Binyamin Rose

Trump may have frittered away the only other commodity that is as valuable as money in an election campaign: time.

 

Fighting Crime Need Not Be an Uphill Climb

Sarah Buzaglo

Why you can, and should, become a local neighborhood crime fighter

 

Knesset Rebels at IRS Pressure

Avi Friedman

Will integrating an American law as part of Israel’s tax code violate both fundamental principles of privacy as well as the US Constitution?

 

Money & Your Life

RC Steif

I’m concerned that my marketer’s approach will turn off more customers than I can afford to lose.

 
 

Summer Job: Chapter 9

Dov Haller

Chaim felt his good mood evaporate. “I feel very optimistic all of a sudden. Now I know why.”



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What’s in a Name?
Shoshana Friedman “What does Writer X have to say this week?”
Atonement — Fake and Real
Yonoson Rosenblum White confessionals and faux rituals
Four Walls Coming Full Circle
Eytan Kobre All the while, there’s been a relationship in the offing...
And Yet We Smile
Yisroel Besser We are the nation that toils to be happy at all costs
Out of This World
Rabbi Henoch Plotnick Dirshu Hashem b’himatzo — we are in Hashem’s company now...
Steven and Jonathan Litton
Rachel Bachrach The co-owners of Litton Sukkah, based in Lawrence, NY
Tali Messing
Moe Mernick Tali Messing, engineering manager at Facebook Tel Aviv
Sick Note
Jacob L. Freedman “Of course, Dr. Freedman. Machul, machul, machul”
Avoiding Health Columns Can Be Good for You
Rabbi Emanuel Feldman Only one reliable guide for good health: our Torah
Endnote: Side Notes
Riki Goldstein Most Jewish music industry entertainers have side profes...
Me, Myself, and Why
Faigy Peritzman Where there’s no heart and no love, there’s no point
Can’t Do It Without You
Sarah Chana Radcliffe When you step up to the plate, you build your home team
Eternal Joy
Mrs. Elana Moskowitz The joy of Succos is the fruit of spiritual victory
The Appraiser: Part III
D. Himy, M.S. CCC-SLP and Zivia Reischer Make sure your child knows his strengths
Hidden Special Needs
Rena Shechter You won’t see his special needs, but don’t deny them
Dear Wealthy Friend
Anonymous There’s no need for guilt. I am truly happy for you