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Giving Us the Business

Eytan Kobre

Whether he’s reporting for the Wall Street Journal about financial scandals or writing books about the decade’s biggest business stories, Orthodox journalist and author Greg Zuckerman always makes it personal

 

Olive Pits and a Slingshot

Libi Astaire

While some heretical archaeologists contrive that David Hamelech may have been a tribal chieftain, a new discovery — found right next to where David and Goliath fought history’s most famous battle — refutes this contention

 

Lifelines: Letter to the Next World

C. Saphir

When you were around, Aryeh, I didn’t need company. I enjoyed having the kids over, and being invited out, and hosting guests, but we had each other, so it was fine if there was no one else around. Now, I need people

 

Summer Job: Chapter 27

Dov Haller

Penner launches a scheme to close the camp

 

The Finish Line in Sight

Omri Nahmias, North Carolina

In the closing days of the campaign, both Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump trailblazed across the country. Along for the ride was Mishpacha’s special correspondent

 

Sky’s the Limit

Aharon Granot

Looking for a job? Calm under pressure, and comfortable with heights? So were two chassidim from Ashdod — when they decided to become crane operators, spending their days 250 feet up

 

Will Trump Lift or Weigh Down the GOP?

Binyamin Rose

Republicans struggle to keep control of Senate

 

UK Eyes Election in Its Former Colonies

James Marlow, London

Never has the UK been so fascinated with the American election

 

Ground Game is Game Changer

Ariel Ben Solomon

Israel on the defensive with Lebanon



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What’s in a Name?
Shoshana Friedman “What does Writer X have to say this week?”
Atonement — Fake and Real
Yonoson Rosenblum White confessionals and faux rituals
Four Walls Coming Full Circle
Eytan Kobre All the while, there’s been a relationship in the offing...
And Yet We Smile
Yisroel Besser We are the nation that toils to be happy at all costs
Out of This World
Rabbi Henoch Plotnick Dirshu Hashem b’himatzo — we are in Hashem’s company now...
Steven and Jonathan Litton
Rachel Bachrach The co-owners of Litton Sukkah, based in Lawrence, NY
Tali Messing
Moe Mernick Tali Messing, engineering manager at Facebook Tel Aviv
Sick Note
Jacob L. Freedman “Of course, Dr. Freedman. Machul, machul, machul”
Avoiding Health Columns Can Be Good for You
Rabbi Emanuel Feldman Only one reliable guide for good health: our Torah
Endnote: Side Notes
Riki Goldstein Most Jewish music industry entertainers have side profes...
Me, Myself, and Why
Faigy Peritzman Where there’s no heart and no love, there’s no point
Can’t Do It Without You
Sarah Chana Radcliffe When you step up to the plate, you build your home team
Eternal Joy
Mrs. Elana Moskowitz The joy of Succos is the fruit of spiritual victory
The Appraiser: Part III
D. Himy, M.S. CCC-SLP and Zivia Reischer Make sure your child knows his strengths
Hidden Special Needs
Rena Shechter You won’t see his special needs, but don’t deny them
Dear Wealthy Friend
Anonymous There’s no need for guilt. I am truly happy for you