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In Search of the Hidden Yidden

Eytan Kobre

For Rabbi Abie Iktin, summer’s end means one thing: Elul’s here, and he’s off to bring his lost brothers a taste of Yom Tov spirit

 

Skis on Ice

Barbara Bensoussan

Abraham Leib Berenstein was living a glamorous life, jetting around the world as a ski instructor and movie stuntman, until discovering the thrill of Torah

 

Partners, Inc.

Sara Glaz

With 50 percent of all businesses failing before their fourth birthday, start-ups need mentors like bees need honey

 

In Command

Shlomi Gil

Ofer Langer was an Israel Air Force commander living a double life. The day he decided to put on his kippah, everything changed

 

A Lesson on 9/11 from 1961

Binyamin Rose

What Trump and Clinton can learn from Ike Eisenhower

 

Hummus, Not Hamas

Ariel Ben Solomon

It isn’t that Israeli Arabs have become Zionists, but most have become realistic, realizing that Israel is now too powerful to be destroyed.

 

British Battle in Fight against Anti-Semitism

James Marlow, London

Europe is now panicking because thousands of Jews are leaving for Israel, while more and more Muslims are arriving, setting the stage for Islamic extremism

 

Lifelines: Straight A’s

C. Saphir

When Yosef came home, my complaints would start. “I can’t take another minute of this! Here’s the baby. I haven’t sat down all day!”

 

Cut ’n Paste: Still There

Schlomo Yaakovsohn

Ethel, so often divorced from the world, was woken from her literal and figurative slumber by Millie’s yelling

 

Summer Job: Chapter 21

Dov Haller

It was as if Rivky had found a new project and it wasn’t him. She’d found herself a new cause — out of the house



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Not a Newspaper
Shoshana Friedman A deeper difference between newspapers and magazines
Services in Shards
Rabbi Moshe Grylak “Such a painful, malicious lie!”
The Pittsburgh Protests: All Politics All the Time
Yonoson Rosenblum The old rule — “no enemies on the left” — still applies
Danger: School Crossing
Eytan Kobre The hypocrisy of YAFFED’s assertion is breathtaking
Real Laughter and Real Tears
Rabbi Avrohom Neuberger The two sides of a life lived with emunah
Work/Life Solutions with Eli Langer
Moe Mernick I was proud to be “that guy with the yarmulke”
Is Ktchong! a Mitzvah? When Prayer and Charity Collide
Rabbi Emanuel Feldman These cannot both be done effectively at the same time
An Honest Shidduch
Jacob L. Freedman “Baruch Hashem I’m cured, and this will be my secret”
A Blessing in Disguise
Riki Goldstein “I never thought the song would catch on as it has”
Ishay and Motti Strike a Common Chord
Riki Goldstein Bringing together two worlds of Jewish music
What’s your favorite Motzaei Shabbos niggun?
Riki Goldstein From the holy and separate back to the mundane
Rightfully Mine
Faigy Peritzman Don’t regret the job you didn’t land; it was never yours
Growing Greener Grass
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Nurture your blessings and watch them blossom
My Way or the High Way
Rebbetzin Debbie Greenblatt We know what we want — but do we know what He wants?