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Souls Aflame

Aryeh Ehrlich

From the very first tish, the chassidim realized this would be something different. Toldos Avraham Yitzchak ignites neshamos, not only at the dramatic grand finale in Meron on Lag B’omer, but all year round

 

Swab Stories

Barbara Bensoussan

You may be separated by hundreds of years and thousands of miles, but DNA testing is making it possible for far-flung family members to reconnect

 

Getting Ready for the Rebbe

Y. Honig

The Belzer Rebbe hasn’t been in London in nearly 24 years, but now it’s time to reconnect with a younger generation of chassidim

 

War of the Minds

Binyamin Rose, with reporting from Tzippy Yarom

Uri Maklev: Boost Cyber Defenses in Wake of Attacks

 

The Inside Story on Trump’s Israel Visit

Omri Nahmias, Washington, D.C.

… And Why Abu Mazen’s Visit Drew Yawns

 

Why Bo Dietl Wants to Be Mayor

Jacob Kornbluh

New York Republican Opposition Talks to Mishpacha

 

French Jews Dodge a Bullet

Jean-Yves Camus, Paris

More Than 90 Percent of French-Israeli Voters Supported Macron, Say Israeli Officials

 

On Site: All Fired Up

C. S. Teitelbaum

An ancient village, a windswept mountaintop, and half a million people. How to prepare for the Jewish world’s biggest annual gathering

 

Lifelines: Pyrrhic Victory

C. Saphir

The first I heard about the vicious, year-long court battle that preceded Menachem’s get was when I was married for barely a few weeks and Menachem’s sister mentioned to me that there had been a terrible story



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The Fortunes of War
Rabbi Moshe Grylak We’re still feeling the fallout of the First World War
Some Lessons, But Few Portents
Yonoson Rosenblum What the midterms tell us about 2020
Vote of Confidence
Eyan Kobre Why I tuned in to the liberal radio station
5 out of 10
Rabbi Dovid Bashevkin Top 5 Moments of the Kinus
Day in the Life
Rachel Bachrach Chaim White of KC Kosher Co-op
When Less is More
Rabbi Ron Yitzchok Eisenman How a good edit enhances a manuscript
It’s My Job
Jacob L. Freedman “Will you force me to take meds?”
They’re Still Playing My Song?
Riki Goldstein Yitzy Bald’s Yerav Na
Yisroel Werdyger Can’t Stop Singing
Riki Goldstein Ahrele Samet’s Loi Luni
Double Chords of Hope
Riki Goldstein You never know how far your music can go
Will Dedi Have the Last Laugh?
Dovid N. Golding Dedi and Ding go way back
Battle of the Budge
Faigy Peritzman Using stubbornness to grow in ruchniyus
The Challenging Child
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Strategies for raising the difficult child
Bucking the Trend
Sara Eisemann If I skip sem, will I get a good shidduch?
The Musician: Part 1
D. Himy, M.S. CCC-SLP and Zivia Reischer "If she can't read she'll be handicapped for life!"