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DNC 2016: Hillary’s Strategic Acceptance Speech

Binyamin Rose, Philadelphia

Turning the issue of trust against Trump, Clinton warned Americans not to believe anyone who says ‘I alone can fix it.’ “We don’t say I alone can fix it. We say we’ll fix it together. Our founders wrote a constitution so that America would never be a nation where one person has all the power”

 

DNC 2016: Obama Strikes Back

Binyamin Rose, Philadelphia

“We’ve always had differences with Republicans. A contest of ideas always pushes this country forward. But what we heard in Cleveland last week wasn’t Republican and it wasn’t conservative. There were no solutions to pressing problems. Just the fanning of resentment, fear, anger, and hate, and that’s not the America I know.”

 

The Unconventional Convention

Over four days, Americans witnessed a Republican convention like no other in history. Takeaways, analysis, and impressions from the convention floor

 

Behind the Mike

Barbara Bensoussan

Don’t let Yitzchok Saftlas’s nice-guy appearance fool you. The marketing guru has parlayed his interest in the business world into a weekly radio show

 

No More Foxes on Mount Zion

Shlomi Gil

Little did Rav Mordechai Goldstein, founder of Diaspora Yeshiva, know he would be creating a teshuvah revolution and rebuilding the ruins of Jerusalem

 

Home Sweet Historic Home

Rifka Junger

Passionate about living in a 500-year-old Old City home, a beautiful 1920’s Tudor in LA, a quaint cottage in England once owned by a lord?

 

The ABCs of the RNC

Yisroel Besser, Cleveland, Ohio

Yisroel Besser shares the flavor of the RNC with an alphabetical diary

 

Are Republicans More Authentic Than Democrats?

Binyamin Rose

Both parties diverged in dealing with maverick candidates

 

Can You Thrive in a Toxic Company Atmosphere?

I was told there was a lot of negativity and divisiveness in the company. Now that I’m actually working here, I see how acute it is.

 

Summer Job: Chapter 14

Dov Haller

Chaim prepares for life after Merit Financial.



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A Response to "Too Far from Home"
Rabbi Moshe Grylak “Chareidi Israel is not happy to absorb immigrants”
Life after Kollel
Yonoson Rosenblum Remaining a ben Torah requires remaining a bar daas
Angel's Advocate
Eytan Kobre Because this is how’s it’s supposed to be always
Make Your Words Count
Rabbi Shneur Aisenstark This story delivers two sobering lessons for all of us
I Know of What I Speak
Rabbi Ron Yitzchok Eisenman I would allow my mask to fall, my soul to be revealed
Meet the Tzaddik
Jacob L. Freedman “Aren’t there meds that can get him back to yeshivah?”
Two centuries later, the Chasam Sofer’s niggunim are heard again
Riki Goldstein The musical side of the Chasam Sofer dynasty
How Do You Think of These Words?
Riki Goldstein “For me, the words are the neshamah of the song”
The Song I Can't Stop Singing: Shlomo Simcha
Riki Goldstein “Which song are you connecting to this season?”
Megama Had the Magic
Riki Goldstein Remembering Moshe Yess a”h and Shalom Levine a”h
Living Beyond the Moment
Faigy Peritzman Someone steeped in Torah always lives beyond the moment
Uncertainty
Sarah Chana Radcliffe We can only be sure that we can never be sure
Instinctive Knowledge
With Rav Moshe Wolfson, written by Baila Vorhand Jewish babies are born knowing Hashem
The Gardener: Part II
D. Himy, M.S. CCC-SLP and Zivia Reischer “It’s a secret language called body language”