The Kansas City JCC murders remind us that virulent anti-Semitism does exists in the United States.

What to Include in an Ethical Will
What values and lessons do you want to pass on to your children and grandchildren? Here are 40 of mine.

Izzy’s Mission
Learning how to embrace challenge from Shmuel and Chani Zundell’s inspiring example.

Making Germany Pay
The Germans should pay for their successive degradation of our humanity, but reparations are a mean and cruel salve.

No E-Mails After 6pm
Five ways to use the momentum of Passover to break free from electronic slavery.

Helping Singles Get Married
My top four pieces of advice.

Murdered at Auschwitz
My name is Yechiel Michoel Friedman. I was murdered in Auschwitz and don't you ever forget me.

Grocery Shopping as Contact Sport
Where human behavior is on display – at its best and, more frequently, at its worst.

12 Things to Know About Dating the Second Time Around
My lessons in dating after divorce.

Zachor: We Will Never Forget
Ben Lesser a Holocaust survivor, on living a life that matters.

Running from Giants
My grandfather’s struggle to survive in Nazi occupied Europe.

A Web of Lies
My teacher told me not to tell my friend what he said.

Performing Miracles
God split the sea. What miracle can we do?

Passover: Days of Future Past
Two remarkable women in my family personify two disparate attitudes about life.

Islam & Silencing the Progressives
Covering up the abusive treatment of women in Muslim-majority countries.

Jews Leaving France
French anti-Semitism and French aliyah skyrocket on parallel tracks.

Discipline with Harmony
Parenting and counting the Omer.

Dating the Second Time Around
We broke up a year ago. Should we give it a second chance?

Next Jewish Holiday

April 16 - June 3, 2014
Count 50 days until the Torah was given at Mount Sinai, preparing for the big event with a program of introspection and self-improvement.