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Back to Benghazi

James Marlow, London

Nearly five decades after Libya’s Jewish expulsion, expat and international rights advocate Raphael Luzon still had faith in restitution — until he found himself with a gun at his head

 

Making the Grade

Riki Goldstein

The mechanech’s job has evolved to include much more than imparting knowledge and grading quizzes. Are they up to the task? Is there a choice?

 

Crimes on Ice

Shira Isenberg

What cases have been left unsolved by the United State’s top crime-fighting agency? Despite the bureau’s best detectives and the most sophisticated methods, the FBI doesn’t always get its man

 

Is There Really a Jewish Vote?

Binyamin Rose

Emotion sways voters more than devotion

 

Israeli-Arabs Fed Up with MKs

Ariel Ben Solomon

Do Arab MKs represent the interests of their constituents?

 

Sadiq Khan’s Outreach to London Jews

James Marlow, London

London mayor takes a stand against anti-Jewish harassment

 

Luck of the Draw

Yehudit Garmaise

Artist Marc Lumer sketches new adventures out of old stories

 

LifeLines: Captain of the Sinking Ship

C. Saphir

I couldn’t believe it — the boat was sinking! “Everybody out of the boat!” I commanded. “We’re going to have to swim to shore”

 

Summer Job: Chapter 26

Dov Haller

Chaim tells Chana Leeba he’s taking the job



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Seventy Years
Rabbi Moshe Grylak “The sword from without, and machlokes from within”
Helping Our Kids Find Their Mission
Yonoson Rosenblum The best home protection against the “foreign winds”
Meeting for Minchah
Eytan Kobre “A Ten-Minute Appointment for a Five-Minute Encounter”
Top 5 Jewish Grammar Mistakes
Rabbi Dovid Bashevkin Seeing the errors of our grammatical ways
The Missing Alef
Alef is not simply another letter in the Hebrew alphabet
What Are You Grateful For?
Jacob L. Freedman “I guess all we can do is to be grateful”
A Simple Offering
Faigy Peritzman Our obligations are measured according to our abilities
Building a Better Brain
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Make your home an emotionally safe place to be real
The Cyclist: Part III
D. Himy, M.S. CCC-SLP and Zivia Reischer Rachel has advanced from “flustered” to “determined”
Wholly Holy
Rebbetzin Aviva Feiner Realize who you are and how you can impact this world