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Leonard Cohen & Facing the Darkness

Leonard Cohen & Facing the Darkness

There is a crack in everything, that’s how the light gets in.

A White Lie
Dear Emuna

A White Lie

Is it okay to lie in order to not hurt someone’s feelings?

Why Israel is the World’s Best Nation

Why Israel is the World’s Best Nation

The Jewish State keeps showing the world the best humanity has to offer.

Lunch at the White House
Mom with a View

Lunch at the White House

The intoxicating allure of power.

Burying Sam: Life after DeathEditor's Pick

Burying Sam: Life after Death

Finding meaning after the death of my baby.

Who Is Responsible for the Shuafat Refugee Camp?


Shuafat is an awful place, but people are there because the Arab world and its leaders have kept them there for 68 years.

Why is France Labeling Jews Again?

France’s decision to label products from Jewish-owned businesses in the Golan, Judea and Samaria smacks of anti-Semitic bigotry.

Fidel Castro and the Jews

Some surprising numbers related to Fidel Castro’s relationship with Israel and Jews.

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A young Jewish man gets ensnared in the welcoming community of Messianic Jews.

From Baptist Minister to Orthodox Jew

Moshe Boldor’s harrowing odyssey from hunted renegade in Communist Romania to freedom in the U.S. as an observant Jew.

My Torah Mentor, Jiro the Japanese Sushi Master

I just read the Torah in shul for the first time, thanks to an old Japanese sushi master named Jiro Ono.

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The Distasteful Holocaust Ice Dance Routine


“Not one of the six million danced and a concentration camp is not a summer camp.”

Forgiving Ralph Branca

Why the infamous Brooklyn Dodger pitcher, who recently passed away, didn’t deserve all that hatred. And the surprising Jewish connection.

The Greatest Gift You Can Give: An Amazing True Story

And it doesn't cost a penny.

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The Best Shakshuka Recipe


Eggs poached in a thick, spiced tomato sauce. We add feta for saltiness, but shakshuka can be dairy-free too.

My First Year of Marriage: 3 Top Lessons

Including: don’t ever talk about your past relationships.

INFOGRAPHIC: 6 Ways to Stay in Love Forever

Making these habits a part of your life will transform your marriage.

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How to Deepen Your Long-Distance Relationship


9 tips on how to make your LDR thrive.

Top Ten Questions to Ask Your Date

Great conversation starters you can use on a date.

7 Things to Let Go in Dating

Common obstacles on the road to finding your soul mate.

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What Jewish History Forgot: Amazing Covert Rescues


Wilfrid Israel rescued tens of thousands of Jews from the Nazis, yet few have heard of him.

16 Thoughts I Had While Watching Moana

Tough experiences don’t have to stop you. In fact, they’re not meant to stop you. They’re meant to make you stronger for later.

Jtube: Finding Dory

Do you think parents over-protect their kids today?

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Fall Seven Times, Get Up Eight


What really separates winners from losers.

Why Do We Say Shabbat Shalom?

The deeper Kabbalistic significance of Shabbat.

Why 13 Is the Age for a Bar Mitzvah

Celebrating his Bar Mitzvah, Charlie Harary’s son explains what it means to become a man.

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The Birth of the World's Oldest Hatred


Understanding the roots of anti-Semitism.

Much Obliged

Gratitude is more than the magic words...

What's In a Name?

The spiritual power of names.

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Rational Approach To Divine Origin of Judaism


Exploring Judaism’s unique claim that no other religion in history has made.

Jerusalem (10 min video)

A Stunning video tour of 3000 years of Jewish History.

Evolution: Rationality vs. Randomness

An M.I.T. trained scientist takes a look at Darwin, the fossil record, and the likelihood of random evolution.

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