Why do we cheer for an incredible upset?
Children today are like leatherback turtles lured away from the life-giving ocean by the glare of artificial lights.
The Texas Rangers offer lessons for achieving a common goal.
Despite the umpire's botched call, Armando Galarraga pitched an exquisite feat in the game of life.
The connections with Torah and Hebrew words are just too frequent and striking to be accidental.
Surprisingly, James Cameron’s new blockbuster taught me a lot about myself.
Two contemporary morality tales convey the same important message.
Michael Jackson’s farewell movie is a hit, but it also provokes some difficult questions.
A creative writing class unexpectedly unlocks metaphysical mysteries.
Quentin Tarantino's new movie made me wonder what Jewish "vengeance" should look like.
Rabbi Yonah Weinrib has devoted his life to interpreting and portraying Torah through art.
In some parts of the world, a woman can be destroyed at a man's whim without consequence.
Israel's first observant pro-basketball player is on a mission.
Sci-fi fun often ignores the tough questions about human existence.
You need to find the right question for the answer to make sense.
Although a magnificent piece of art, this film is damaging to Israel.
How the Bielski Partisans built a village amidst the Nazi death machine.
This well-meaning book ends up distorting the Holocaust.
Is the Sistine Chapel the site for the greatest subversive act in the history of art?
An interview with Alan Veingrad, winner of a Super Bowl ring, and now an observant Jew.
The film's message is antithetical to the real meaning of Daniel Pearl's murder.
The canvas as a conduit for the light Above.
The film is as painful to watch as your last root canal, without the benefit of gaining something positive from the experience.
Moral relativism died with my son Daniel Pearl, in Karachi, on January 31, 2002.
In her life and work, Ayaan Hirsi Ali personifies the central challenges of our times.
A moving book that allows us to feel the pain of the Gush Katif residents who were exiled from their homes.
The Sopranos manipulates us into identifying with Tony's humanity so that we overlook his wickedness.
Shaul Rosenblatt's new book is one of the best on the topic of suffering.