Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain: Taking It to Heart

Their suicides give us pause and reminds us just how little we know of other people’s pain and challenges.

Moses' 6 Rules for Facebook

Ancient guidelines for a healthy social media experience.

Twitter & Your Responsibility

Just because you think it doesn’t mean you should write it.

Frazzled Mom Pulled in All Directions

Help! Every child needs me, I'm completely overwhelmed and at a loss how to balance it all.

Pass the Anti-Semitism Awareness Act

This should not be a controversial piece of legislation. It doesn’t seek to ban hateful speech, just to define it.

When My Husband Lost his Job

Lessons from the dark pit of financial insecurity.

3 Lessons from Roseanne's Offensive Tweet

What we can take from ABC’s abrupt cancellation of Roseanne Barr’s hit show.

Stop Giving Grades So Kids Can Learn

Nothing gets in the way of learning more than grades.

Prince Harry’s Namesake, the Duke of Sussex

The first Duke of Sussex championed the rights of the underdogs and downtrodden in Britain and beyond, including the Jews.

Praying with My Feet

Last year at this time I was preparing to freeze my eggs. This year, I’m planning my wedding.

Memorial Day: Missing in Action

Keeping alive the memory of my uncle, lost at sea in WWII.

Excusing FDR’s Indifference to Jews in the Holocaust

The Holocaust Museum’s exhibit makes excuses for ignoring genocide.

The Sanctity of Life: A Jewish Perspective

The Californian judge was right to overturn the law legalizing physician-assisted suicide.

My Wife Spends Too Much Money

And every month we argue about it.

What Is Love? A Jewish Take

Why Judaism doesn’t believe in love at first sight.

The Poker Windfall and My Greedy Boss

My boss gave his seat to my husband at a charity poker event, and he won! Now he insists on splitting the pot.

Anti-Semitic Politicians in America Today

The rise of anti-Semitism in America can also been seen in the political sphere.

Israeli Diplomat Forced Out of Uber for Speaking Hebrew

An exclusive Aish.com interview with Itay Milner, Israel’s Deputy Consul General to the Midwest.

PETA and the Dehumanization of Humans

Their new video equates human beings to animals.

Hilarity for Charity: An Interview with Seth and Lauren Rogen

The Hollywood couple is the driving force behind a movement dedicated to raising awareness, inspiring change and accelerating progress in Alzheimer’s care and research.

Coming to Grips with My Mental Illness

After my first child was born I developed severe postpartum depression and sank into a dark abyss.

Losing the Nobel Prize

Part memoir, part scientific history and part polemic, Prof. Brian Keating’s new book offers a comprehensive treatment of the physics Nobel, warts and all.

I Feel Pretty: Can Confidence Make a Woman Beautiful?

Amy Schumer’s mediocre film raises important issues about self-esteem and beauty.

JK Rowling and Standing Up to Anti-Semitism

J.K. Rowling, French celebrities and German officials are making it clear they stand with the embattled Jewish minorities within their midst.

My Thoughts and Struggles about Not Being a Parent

A truthful book about one woman’s struggles with infertility.

My Boring Husband

Every day is the same and I’m going out of my mind.

Banning the Kippah

The Anne House employee isn’t the only person told not to wear his kippah at work.

Where Have All the Good Jewish Men Gone?

Fear of commitment is exacting a steep price from both men and women.

Where Have All the Good Jewish Women Gone?

Some women seem to be more interested in over-achieving than in maintaining a relationship.

Did the Bookkeeper of Auschwitz Redeem Himself?

Oskar Groening is no hero. But he did jeopardize his own safety in order to combat Holocaust denial.

Searching for Antonio in the Streets of LA

A band of Jews come together to help a homeless man.

The Dangers of Willful Blindness

The masses prefer to ignore reality and ordinary people can courageously speak up and become heroes.

Freedom of Speech

Why a central theme of Passover is talking.

Invite These Five Women to Your Seder

Women who played a pivotal role in Exodus story.

Taking It Out On My Husband

My husband bears the brunt of my bad moods and frustration and I can’t seem to stop myself.

Stephen Hawking and a Great Man’s Imperfections

Stephen Hawking’s death is the loss of a great man, but a man with great flaws.

Good Advice to Appalled and Heartbroken Mother-in-Law

How to respond to threatening texts from son’s fiancé.

Aging Solutions: Is There a Problem?

Age is all mind over matter. If you don’t mind, it doesn’t matter.

The U.S. Holocaust Museum and Revoking Honor

When moral heroes betray the very ideals for which they were singled out for tribute.

My Journey through Infertility

My husband and I conceived our first child effortlessly, but the second time would never happen naturally again.

Aiding Nazis in Mass Killing of Jews

Father Desbois is on a mission to expose the Holocaust’s hidden crimes.

Whose Life is More Valuable?

Society considers some lives more valuable than others. Judaism disagrees.

Poland, Purim and Masking the Truth

Just when evil people and destructive ideologies seem to dominate the world, the darkness can turn into light.

What Made America Great in the First Place

Rabbi Meir Soloveichik’s new lecture series offers insights into the Jewish ideas that influenced America’s founders.

Babatha & the Role of Women in the 2nd Century

Exploring the mysterious 2nd-Century find in the Cave of Letters.

Sports, Politics and Our Search for Meaning

When sports and politics become a distraction from the real challenges in our lives.

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