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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



 
What Are We Supposed to Do?
Rabbi Moshe Grylak A tried-and-true remedy — and it shook the heavens
Badgered into Submission
Yonoson Rosenblum Avatars of political correctness in search of dissenters
Drinking Doubt Away
Eytan Kobre Meaning is indispensable for generating happiness
My Tale of Two Mentors
Rabbi Dovid M. Cohen I wish them both continued nachas and success until 120
Checks and Balances III
Mishpacha Readers The conversation continues...
Memorable Melodies of Modzhitz
Rabbi Mordechai Besser The struggling survivors became kings in shul on Shabbos
A Whole Song and Dance
Rabbi Ron Yitzchak Eisenman One of those small acts that are giant leaps of chesed
Diamonds
Jacob L. Freedman MD "Each Jewish woman is a bas Melech, Dr. Freedman!"
Streamlined Service
Riki Goldstein "JewishMusic Stream is still about classic kosher music”
Perfect Harmony
Riki Goldstein "The arrangements literally changed the entire song"
Hang On to the Glow
Riki Goldstein Back to the warm camp Shabbos memories
Marking Miracles
Faigy Peritzman The miracles are there, but our eyes are blind to them
Going Against the Current
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Wise to deny our kids something all their friends have?
Clothed in Splendor
Mrs. Elana Moskowitz When dressing up is spiritual, not superficial
The Spokesman: Part IV
D. Himy, M.S. CCC-SLP and Zivia Reischer Every sentence tells a story; make yours well told