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The Arson Intifada

Binyamin Rose

Hundreds of fires wreaked havoc in the lives of thousands of Israelis last week, but the bigger question is when and if it will happen again

 

Keeper of the Songs

David Damen

Reb Ben Zion Shenker, who passed away last week at 91, bequeathed an enduring legacy of how profound, exacting neginah can make the soul soar

 

The End Game

Machla Abramovitz

It’s a new world. Messianic progressives have joined Muslim jihadis to embrace a common apocalyptic narrative with an ultimate enemy — Israel. Introducing millennialism: where progressivism and jihad meet

 

Counting the Waze to Success

Ariel Ben Solomon

Speaking to a chareidi audience of budding entrepreneurs in Jerusalem, Waze founder Noam Bardin drew a road map for success in high tech

 

Sneak Attack at Trump Tower

Yossi Elituv

Bennett’s visit takes Netanyahu by surprise

 

A Bully Pulpit and Policy Vehicle

Binyamin Rose

What Orthodox Jews expect Betsy DeVos to bring to the Department of Education

 

The Headline that Waited 20 Years

Binyamin Rose

Castro’s death and the Jews

 

Lifelines: Thanking the Doctor

C. Saphir

Doctors aren’t prophets. They have permission to heal, but not to make predictions. But only several years later did I learn Who the true Healer is

 

Summer Job: Chapter 31

sighed. “I have no clue. Is that really my job? And what do I know about breakouts?”



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Weekly Struggle
Shoshana Friedman Cover text: promise big and deliver what we promise
Only Through You
Rabbi Moshe Grylak A response to last week’s letter, “Waiting in Passaic”
Are You Making a Kiddush Hashem?
Yonoson Rosenblum In communal affairs, “one bad apple…” often applies
Chance of a Lifetime
Eytan Kobre I identify with the urge to shout, “No, don’t do it!”
Work / Life Solutions with Bunim Laskin
Moe Mernick "You only get every day once"
Seeking a Truly Meaningful Blessing
Dovid Zaidman We want to get married. Help us want to date
Shivah Meditations
Rabbi Emanuel Feldman Equivalence between two such polar opposites is puzzling
Magnet Moment
Jacob L. Freedman Everyone’s fighting a battle we know nothing about
Secrets and Surprises
Riki Goldstein Top-secret suits Eli Gerstner just fine
Blasts of Warmth
Riki Goldstein Keeping the chuppah music upbeat in low temperatures
Behind the Scenes
Faigy Peritzman The intrinsic value of each mitzvah
Good Vision
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Good or bad, nice or not? What you see is what you get
Day of Peace
Mrs. Elana Moskowitz On Shabbos we celebrate peace within and without