Judaism's Guidelines for Voting

4 guidelines the Torah gives for choosing great leaders.

Glamorizing Hitler

Fighting “Hitler Chic” isn’t just an issue of taste. It’s protecting the dignity of the six million Jews murdered and battling resurgent anti-Semitism today.

The Morning After the Election

Like it or not, Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump will be elected the 45th president of the United States of America. Here’s how we can prepare.

Work and Having Children

My husband and I want to start a family but we both love our intense jobs and neither one of us is ready to give our job.

When the Victims of Terror Are Not Jews

The terrorism of Nice and the world's select outrage.

The Terrorist Attack in France

It seems that nowhere is safe. How do we live in these times of uncertainty?

Carnage in Dallas

The shooter had connections with a radical group that promotes violence against white people and Jews.

My Hateful Father

My father is constantly disrespecting me and refuses to get help.

Elie Wiesel's Love of America

He never forgot his American liberators, and never stopped loving the country that gave him a second lease on life.

Elie Wiesel Changed My Life

The Nobel Prize winner has died at the age of 87. His passion for life and Judaism left its indelible mark on me.

My Overly Sensitive Husband

My husband is very sensitive and gives comfort to others in pain. But he takes things too personally and can fly off the handle.

Three Keys to Loving Your Job

70% of Americans hate their job. Here’s Judaism’s formula for loving your work.

Does Evolution Contradict the Genesis Account?

The rabbi offers his take on the question of whether evolution and the Torah's creation account can be reconciled.

Miracle on the Hudson

What was Captain Sully thinking as he calmly landed that plane on the water, saving everyone on board?

One German’s War against Hate

A powerful video about one 70-year-old woman who has scraped off over 72,000 neo-Nazi symbols throughout Germany.

Wheelchair Envy

I wish people would realize my child is mentally ill and is not going to grow out of it.

After Physical Abuse, Can My Marriage Heal?

He is in counseling and working very hard on changing. Am I being a fool to stay and hope that he can change?

“Me Before You” Deserves the Backlash

The film distorts the experiences of people with disabilities and goes against Judaism’s value of human life.

The Orlando Massacre: A Hate Crime against Man and God

Omar Mateen unwittingly chose the very day on which God first proclaimed “Thou shalt not murder” to carry out his barbaric executions.

The Orlando Terror Attack

We must feel the horror of every terror attack, whether it’s Tel Aviv or Orlando.

Dr. Henry Heimlich: Saving Lives, Saving Worlds

The maneuver of Dr. Heimlich, who recently passed away at age 96, wasn't his great contribution to saving lives.

Muslims Yes, Jews No: The Hypocrisy of the NY Times

Separate swimming hours to accommodate religious sensitivities provokes hypocritical response.

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.

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