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#9: Envy: The Path to Self-Defeat

#9: Envy: The Path to Self-Defeat

Harvey S. Hecker Character Development Series: Avoiding the damaging spiral of jealousy and frustration.

Robert Kennedy’s Daughter on Israel

Robert Kennedy’s Daughter on Israel

Building a country of courage, democracy and values.

Uncovering Jewish History in Vilna

Uncovering Jewish History in Vilna

Cutting edge technology is unearthing fascinating new evidence regarding the Jews of Vilna.

Walking 5:30 in the Morning

Walking 5:30 in the Morning

You? Exercise? At 5:30 AM? This will last maybe three days.

Muslim NY Teen Hailed a HeroEditor's Pick

Muslim NY Teen Hailed a Hero talks with Ahmed Khalifa who courageously pursued and help arrest the attacker of a Jewish woman on a NY subway.

Countering Hate in Montana


Neo-Nazis are planning a march against Jews in a small Montana town. Here's what you can do about it.

The Secret Jew & Incredible Survival of his Lost Manuscript

The amazing story of Luis de Carvajal, a secret Jew who was murdered in the 1500s, and the unlikely survival of his handwritten memoirs.

Burying Erez Orbach

We buried a beloved son and soldier from our community who was killed in the horrific terror attack in Jerusalem.

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White Privilege


A South African representative offered my mother, a war refugee, a ticket to freedom. “You’re white. That makes you a first class citizen.”

My Son with Asperger’s

I have begun to see your life through the prism of Asperger's and my frustration is slowly transforming into understanding.

Death, My Companion

The doctor told me I had a fatal disease, and at age 77 I realized I'm actually going to die.

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Everything Comes to Those Who Wait

Discovering my mother’s favorite adage isn’t true.

Listening to My Parents?

School is hard. I want to take a day off. But my parents say I shouldn’t.

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Why Vince Lombardi Was Wrong


Lessons from playing Foosball with my grandson.

Where has Zaidy Gone?

A new book teaches parents how to talk about death with kids.

Words and Marriage

What you say and how you say it make a huge difference, especially in marriage.

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Doubts in Dating


I’m just not sure if this feels right. What should I do?

How to Survive When You’re Not Dating

Practical tips to keep going when there’s no prospect in sight.

Rebbetzin Jungreis’s Tell-It-Like-It-Is Dating Advice

How one difficult conversation changed a woman’s life.

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10 Simple Tips for Making Jews Laugh


Don’t resort to Fiddlerization or Yentl-ication.

Sweet Bread

When exactly did challah turn into dessert?

Londoners Try to Pronounce Jewish Words

See what happens when we asked members of the public in Camden Town, London to pronounce some long-winded Jewish words.

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With His Dream on the Line


An Israeli soldier faces a moral dilemma that threatens his dream of getting into an elite combat unit.

The Shuk Gallery: Jerusalem’s Incredible Secret

Incredible video how an independent art project is changing the face of Jerusalem.

It's Your World

Taking responsibility for the environment. A message for Tu B'shvat.

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Living to Work


Egyptian slavery and man’s drive for meaning.


For great people there are no small things.

Born to Lead

Moses transcended his status as an individual.

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Reward and Punishment


Striking a balance between this temporal world and the eternal afterlife.

The Truth about the West Bank

Israel's Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs explains the historical facts relating to the Israeli Palestinian conflict.

Beauty Industry Vs. Modesty

How the media is destroying our self image and what we can do about it.

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