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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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With All Due Respect
Rabbi Moshe Grylak The honor of every human being
What We Lost
Yonoson Rosenblum A long view, a larger perspective
Reprobate Return
Eytan Kobre Loyalty to the true and the morally upright
My Own Gentle Giant
Jacob L. Freedman Finn smirked. “Do whatever you want, Dr. Israel”
Individually United
Faigy Peritzman Two contradictions classify the Korban Pesach as a chok
Hearing Problems
Sarah Chana Radcliffe In fight mode, you may hear attacks never said
An Equal Focus
Rebbetzin Shira Smiles Remaining true to our most authentic feminine selves
The Marketer, Part I
D. Himy, M.S. CCC-SLP and Zivia Reischer “I’m late, my work is late, I come to meetings late”
Dear Neighbor and Friend
Words Unspoken I know you’ve been given challenging kids