Society’s emphasis on the quality of life society is perverting our most basic moral intuitions.
After the tragic death of their son, Mark and Ellen Newman are doing everything possible to ensure no other parents suffer what they have.
Sometimes receiving a sign that God is orchestrating events can transform one’s life.
Why would anyone care if he’s dating a Gentile?
Rabbi Noah Weinberg connected to the Torah as “wisdom for living.”
One of the greatest Jewish philanthropists made sure to stay under the radar. What was behind his relentless drive?
A fitting tribute to Rabbi Weinberg’s extraordinary legacy.
We can strengthen Jewish unity by truly loving our fellow Jew.
After returning to Israel, why continue to mourn the destruction of the Temple?
Natan Sharansky, Bernard Lewis and their differing views on the chances for democracy in the Middle East.
Such statutes create a dangerous precedent to outlaw other discussions as beyond the pale.
A comprehensive overview of Israel's critical security needs for a viable peace.
How should Jews react to the French ban on the public wearing of the burka?
Beinhart's indictment of today's Israel is a cartoonish pastiche, lacking the context of recent history.
A Jewish family comes home to discover their house festooned with holiday lights.
For Israeli Jews survival remains the primary desideratum. For American Jews the simulacrum of peace in the form of a treaty is primary.
This was no replay of the infamous Terry Schiavo case. Everyone knew the patient wanted to live. Yet the hospital viewed those wishes as irrelevant.
There can be no greater joy than successfully answering the question, "Who are you?"
Free choice is humanity's "greatest gift," a gift that itself makes life worth living.
In Britain, it is open season on both Israel and the Jews.
The urgent need to renew Israel's national purpose.
Would we really wish to live in a society in which no one gets angry when children are slaughtered?
Britons have finally awakened to the fact that they have a serious problem in their midst.
What Jews under 35 feel towards Israel goes beyond apathy to outright resentment.
Europeans are not about to start singing, "We are all Israelis now," any time soon.
The day of the American Bicentennial was a crucial awakening for me as a Jew.
As strains of Islam arouse suspicion worldwide, there may be ramifications for the Jewish community too.
Each year an estimated 50,000 or more potential Jewish lives are aborted in Israel.
These insane Jews embraced the disciples and followers of their ancestors' murderers and have been spit out by the Torah world.
Another unfortunate example of classical appeasement.
Identification with the suffering of our fellow Jews is not automatic. It requires work.
The shiva for my father centered on the joy of his life, not his death.
Mikey's story is not one of terrible suffering, but of faith and triumph.
The ethicist of the NY Times gets it wrong.
The openly expressed loathing for Israel and Jews among a large swath of Britain's elites is cause for concern.
There are special moments in life when we touch God's perfection. Here's one of them.
"The problem is not that Jewish students lack the facts, it's that they don't care about them in the first place."
The terror attacks on Jews in Israel have little to do with the living conditions of Palestinians.
Choosing to marry someone who shares the defining values of your life is not racist.