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Making Educated Choices

Binyamin Rose

Dr. Alan Kadish, president of Touro College and University System, contends that success is contingent on what you know and who you know. Starting with yourself

 

Trials of Torment

Barbara Bensoussan

In one of the last interviews before his passing last week, Elie Wiesel shared his own tortured reflections

 

Under the Rebbe's Wing

Yossi Elituv and Aryeh Ehrlich

Twenty-two years after the Lubavitcher Rebbe’s passing, and half a century removed from the penniless, orphaned war refugee, Rabbi Yitzchok Raitport is still a humble talmid

 

Guests for Shabbos?

Esther Teichtal

Hosting Shabbos guests is a quintessential Jewish trait going all the way back to Avraham Avinu, but what about the couples who host the crowds?

 

Bravery in Kiryat Arba

Aharon Granot

Kiryat Arba’s Shuki Gilboa, who subdued the terrorist who murdered 13-year-old Hallel Yaffa Ariel Hy”d, tells his story

 

Did Israel Miss the Boat with Turkey?

Aharon Granot and Eliezer Shulman

Fathers protest as return of sons’ bodies from Gaza dropped from three-way deal

 

Lifelines: On-the-Job Training

C. Saphir

I was so unqualified for this job that I didn’t even know to turn it down

 

Cut and Paste: Priority Passenger

S. T. Agam

“My chavrusa just called. There’s been a mega terror attack in Istanbul’s Ataturk Airport.”

 

Summer Job: Chapter 11

Dov Haller

Chaim promises his wife he won’t jeopardize his job — but is he hiding something?

 

For Every Jew

Rabbi Mattis Goldberg

Remembering the Bostoner Rebbe of Beit Shemesh



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Shoshana Friedman “What does Writer X have to say this week?”
Atonement — Fake and Real
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Four Walls Coming Full Circle
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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
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Tali Messing
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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