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Sky’s the Limit

Malkie Shulman

Jerusalem Fellowships, Bizrael, and GoInspire are just a few of the programs Chanan Kaufman created to reconnect thousands of Jews to their Jewish identity. Would massive debts upend it all?

 

Fast Track to Parnassah

Riki Goldstein

Aramaic is not a programming language, but experts say a foundation in yeshivah learning can pay dividends in the job market. Where do skill sets from years on the kollel bench shine?

 

The Man Jason Didn’t Meet

Binyamin Rose

The Palestinian Resistance Leader Who Panned Oslo

 

Mobileye Catches Intel’s Eye to the Tune of $15 Billion

Tzippy Yarom

How Will Israeli Citizens Benefit from the Windfall?

 

In Europe, Right-Wing Populism Grows

Jean-Yves Camus, Paris

Geert Wilders’s Freedom Party (PVV) Trumps Anticipated Defeat

 

New York Pols Request Security Funding

Jacob Kornbluh

Jewish Caucus Seeks $25 Million to Combat Anti-Jewish Crimes

 

On Site: Painted into a Corner

Yaakov Lederman

David Avisar spent five years secluded in an artist colony where he worked in a round-the-clock creative frenzy. But when he finally slowed down and pictured his life, he realized it was nothing more than a blank canvas

 

Lifelines: The Real Me

C. Saphir

I didn’t know it at the time, but I was going through the first of several manic episodes I would experience

 

Summer Job: Chapter 47

Dov Haller

“It’s for people who have no koach, no money, or no friends,” Chaim would cheerfully tell Rivky when he’d come home, and she would gamely smile



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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