Feeling Forced into Religion

My parents keep Shabbat, but I’m just not really feeling it.

Killing Harambe: The Cincinnati Zoo Tragedy

It was a choice between a human life and an animal life.

The Billionaire who Won't Leave his Kids a Penny

The connection between wealth and happiness isn't what you think.

My Husband Doesn’t Care about My Feelings

He is too busy running after his desires to really invest in our marriage.

Judaism, Depression and Happiness

Exploring Jewish wisdom on the reasons for sadness and how to attain happiness.

Intruder in My Social Group

I have a former best friend who’s now trying to take away my friends!

Hiroshima, the White House and Israel

Those who instigate war need to pay the price for their evil. Unless it’s waged against Jews.

“Smelly Jews” and Harvard

The student’s offensive remark was not only anti-Semitic, it violated the sanctity of all human beings.

Unhappily Living Abroad

I want to move but my husband refuses to discuss it. The stress is hurting me.

The Leicester Soccer Miracle

It’s being hailed as the most remarkable story in the history of soccer.

UK: The Left's Anti-Semitism Problem

Revealing the root of the Labour party’s anti-Semitism.

Losing My Daughter to Israel

My only daughter became religious, met a guy and plans on moving to Israel. I am devastated.

British Museum & Evidence of Israelite Slavery in Egypt

A mud brick with straw, stamped with a royal seal that says “House of Ramses ll,” and other cool artifacts.

Curfew Woes

When will my parents stop treating me like I’m a little kid?

The $13 Million Seder

Baseball player Adam LaRoche's stunning lesson about family and its connection to Passover.

Islamic Terror: What Muslim Americans Can Do

A Muslim American activist, author and attorney, explains why it is Muslim Americans who must take the lead in identifying and combating Islamic extremists within their communities.

Shine a Little Light

An inspiring music video featuring many great Jewish singers performing a song written by a rabbi with Lou Gehrig's disease.

My Severe Mid-Life Crisis

After 34 years of being happily married, it’s all going to pot. Nothing is making me happy.

Medical Miracles

We are living in an age of wonder and hope.

Breeding Ground for Islamic Extremists

Why are there Muslim ghettos in Belgium but not in the United States?

Brussels & the Israeli Occupation

When will the world realize that Islamic terror has nothing to do with Israel?

Jew Nominated to the Supreme Court

Judge Merrick Garland gave an emotional tribute to his Jewish grandparents who paved the path that enabled him to reach this milestone.

Salomon Says... Farewell

This is my last blog. It’s time to say good bye.

Advice for Parents of Teens

Insults, disrespect and bad attitude, these parents are feeling out of their league.

Bob Dylan’s Jewish Odyssey

Born to a fairly observant Jewish family, Dylan had a decidedly Jewish upbringing.

Sensitivity to Others

I have to go to a shiva house and I don’t know what to say when I’m there.

Wanna Be an Astronaut?

Why did NASA receive a record number of astronaut applications?

From Popular to No Friends

My teenaged daughter is becoming a recluse and I’m spending all my spare time with her.

Hardwired to Give

My work in social services has shown me that no matter how destitute and troubled people are, they have a burning desire to give.

Poland, Guilt and the Holocaust

Making it a crime to imply any Polish culpability for Nazi crimes denies the historical record.

Mein Kampf and Anne Frank's Diary

It’s no accident that the two books, epitomes of the depth of evil and the heights of virtue, are now in the public domain.

3 Ways to Stop Self-Pity

After all, pity is really just counterfeit love.

Oversharing

In Judaism, the more valuable and treasured something is, the more private and protected we keep it.

Better than Email

Making parenting a top priority.

Divorce or One Last Chance?

After moving out and initiating divorce, my husband is vowing to change. Should I give him another chance?

The Pajama Debate

A principal's request for mothers to stop wearing sleepwear while dropping off their kids creates a backlash. She happens to be right.

$360 Billion to Charity

The extraordinary generosity of ordinary Americans.

4 Best Ways to Help Lonely People

Loneliness is a very serious issue. Here's what you can do to help.

Henry Worsley & Risking It All

The British explorer died attempting to cross the Antarctic unaided. Was it worth it?

How Can I Make the World a Better Place?

There’s so much pain in the world. But I’m just a teenager. What can I do?

What's Your Uber Rating?

How Uber is motivating me to be a kinder person.

The Great Blizzard of 2016

New York is getting whacked! Who expected this?

Divorcing an Ailing Husband

My brother-in-law has a serious degenerative disease. After 30 years of marriage my sister wants to divorce him to continue to live her life.

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