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Before It’s Too Late

Machla Abramovitz

The roots of at-risk behaviors of teenage girls are planted far earlier. New initiatives give young girls the necessary tools to withstand life’s inevitable challenges

 

Your Money — or Your Computer Files

Hadas Afik

They don’t sail high seas or fly pirate flags, but today’s cybercriminals are just as disruptive — especially when it’s your computer that’s being held ransom

 

Surveyor of Streets and Souls

Ahron Rubin

Only the secret kabbalists of Tel Aviv and a handful of tzaddikim of the generation knew that behind the ever-present scowl was Rav Yehudah Zev Leibowitz, a holy wonder worker

 

Argentina’s Other Revolution

Dr. Ari Z. Zivotofsky and Dr. Ari Greenspan

When we stumbled upon the town of Resistencia, we discovered not only a shul, but a veritable teshuvah movement in the making

 

Things He’ll Never Forget

Aharon Granot

After two years, Major Eyal Sabag, the head of the Shomron Brigade, closes accounts

 

Labour’s Corbyn Marches toward Reelection

Yermi James Marlow

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn is poised to recapture party leadership in a landslide, which would be bad news for Israel supporters

 

Weapons Flood the Gulf after Iran Deal

Ariel Ben Solomon

Despite the growing defense budgets of Arab Gulf states, a Washington-based military affairs expert told Mishpacha that Israel has little to worry about right now

 

Riding High

Malky Lowinger

Teens at the brink get back in the saddle by learning patience, responsibility, and pride

 

Lifelines: All in the Family

C. Saphir

In the 1950s — well before the baal teshuvah movement — my grandparents took the highly unpopular step of becoming frum. All for my Uncle Norman

 

Summer Job: Chapter 20

Dov Haller

With Rivky at the hospital tending to her father, and no job, Chaim found himself visiting his mother for the third time in three weeks



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Weekly Struggle
Shoshana Friedman Cover text: promise big and deliver what we promise
Only Through You
Rabbi Moshe Grylak A response to last week’s letter, “Waiting in Passaic”
Are You Making a Kiddush Hashem?
Yonoson Rosenblum In communal affairs, “one bad apple…” often applies
Chance of a Lifetime
Eytan Kobre I identify with the urge to shout, “No, don’t do it!”
Work / Life Solutions with Bunim Laskin
Moe Mernick "You only get every day once"
Seeking a Truly Meaningful Blessing
Dovid Zaidman We want to get married. Help us want to date
Shivah Meditations
Rabbi Emanuel Feldman Equivalence between two such polar opposites is puzzling
Magnet Moment
Jacob L. Freedman Everyone’s fighting a battle we know nothing about
Secrets and Surprises
Riki Goldstein Top-secret suits Eli Gerstner just fine
Blasts of Warmth
Riki Goldstein Keeping the chuppah music upbeat in low temperatures
Behind the Scenes
Faigy Peritzman The intrinsic value of each mitzvah
Good Vision
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Good or bad, nice or not? What you see is what you get
Day of Peace
Mrs. Elana Moskowitz On Shabbos we celebrate peace within and without