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Lifelines: The Red Carpet

C. Saphir

I told myself then that I might as well just get engaged to him, because he was probably the closest I’d ever come to Eliyahu

 

Comeback Kid

Yisroel Besser

Aryeh Deri has traveled a long road back to the leadership of Shas, yet, while the seat and the title may look familiar, it’s a wiser and warier Deri, struggling to keep his party relevant

 

Go West, Young Men

Eytan Kobre

Fifty years at the helm of Denver’s Yeshiva Toras Chaim hasn’t dimmed the spark of its indefatigable roshei yeshivah, Rav Yisroel Meir Kagan and Rav Yitzchok Wasserman

 

Fine-Tuned

Shlomi Gil

Meshulam Greenberger is probably the least self-promotional artist in today’s chassidic music industry, although his compositions are grabbed by the best-selling singers in the business

 

Five Risks and Rewards of Embassy Move

Binyamin Rose

For Israel and the US, Benefits Outweigh Potential Pushback

 

Stalking the Lone Wolves

Eliezer Schulman

How Shin-Bet Head Nadav Argaman Broke the Terror Wave

 

High Anxiety Before Trump’s Israel Trip

Jacob Kornbluh

Will Trump Fulfill Campaign Promises?

 

What the Next FBI Director Faces

Omri Nahmias, Washington, D.C.

Trump-Comey Scandal Leaves Complicated Job in Its Wake

 

His Day in Court

Yeruchem Yitzchak Landesman

Jew!” the priest began with a sweet smile. “You see where your luck led you when you cleaved to the religion of your forebears! Your bitter life will change for the good, at once, if you make the wise decision to bring you and your family over to our Christian religion”

 

Reconnected

Ayol Samuels

Abe hadn’t spoken of his ultra-Orthodox roots for decades, but dementia changed everything

 

Summer Job: Chapter 54

Dov Haller

Chaim tells Rivky he wants to buy the camp



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Not a Newspaper
Shoshana Friedman A deeper difference between newspapers and magazines
Services in Shards
Rabbi Moshe Grylak “Such a painful, malicious lie!”
The Pittsburgh Protests: All Politics All the Time
Yonoson Rosenblum The old rule — “no enemies on the left” — still applies
Danger: School Crossing
Eytan Kobre The hypocrisy of YAFFED’s assertion is breathtaking
Real Laughter and Real Tears
Rabbi Avrohom Neuberger The two sides of a life lived with emunah
Work/Life Solutions with Eli Langer
Moe Mernick I was proud to be “that guy with the yarmulke”
Is Ktchong! a Mitzvah? When Prayer and Charity Collide
Rabbi Emanuel Feldman These cannot both be done effectively at the same time
An Honest Shidduch
Jacob L. Freedman “Baruch Hashem I’m cured, and this will be my secret”
A Blessing in Disguise
Riki Goldstein “I never thought the song would catch on as it has”
Ishay and Motti Strike a Common Chord
Riki Goldstein Bringing together two worlds of Jewish music
What’s your favorite Motzaei Shabbos niggun?
Riki Goldstein From the holy and separate back to the mundane
Rightfully Mine
Faigy Peritzman Don’t regret the job you didn’t land; it was never yours
Growing Greener Grass
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Nurture your blessings and watch them blossom
My Way or the High Way
Rebbetzin Debbie Greenblatt We know what we want — but do we know what He wants?