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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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The Fortunes of War
Rabbi Moshe Grylak We’re still feeling the fallout of the First World War
Some Lessons, But Few Portents
Yonoson Rosenblum What the midterms tell us about 2020
Vote of Confidence
Eyan Kobre Why I tuned in to the liberal radio station
5 out of 10
Rabbi Dovid Bashevkin Top 5 Moments of the Kinus
Day in the Life
Rachel Bachrach Chaim White of KC Kosher Co-op
When Less is More
Rabbi Ron Yitzchok Eisenman How a good edit enhances a manuscript
It’s My Job
Jacob L. Freedman “Will you force me to take meds?”
They’re Still Playing My Song?
Riki Goldstein Yitzy Bald’s Yerav Na
Yisroel Werdyger Can’t Stop Singing
Riki Goldstein Ahrele Samet’s Loi Luni
Double Chords of Hope
Riki Goldstein You never know how far your music can go
Will Dedi Have the Last Laugh?
Dovid N. Golding Dedi and Ding go way back
Battle of the Budge
Faigy Peritzman Using stubbornness to grow in ruchniyus
The Challenging Child
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Strategies for raising the difficult child
Bucking the Trend
Sara Eisemann If I skip sem, will I get a good shidduch?
The Musician: Part 1
D. Himy, M.S. CCC-SLP and Zivia Reischer "If she can't read she'll be handicapped for life!"