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Beheading James Foley
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Beheading James Foley

How can I and the person who saws off a man's head with a 6-inch knife be of the same species?

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When a Loved One Has Depression

When a Loved One Has Depression

by Pearl Goldman

8 tips to help you cope.

Victimhood: The Jewish Secret to Overcoming Oppression

Victimhood: The Jewish Secret to Overcoming Oppression

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Rather than wallowing in self-pity, Jews have always taken responsibility.

Hollywood and Hamas

Hollywood and Hamas

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Be careful what you wish for.

Genocide in Iraq

Genocide in Iraq

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Javier Bardem and Penelope Cruz must watch this video. And so should you.

Do You Pass the Israel Test?

Do You Pass the Israel Test?

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Do you resent or celebrate Israel's success? How your society answers indicates that society’s progress.

With Rifle and Baby in Hand

With Rifle and Baby in Hand

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Hamas’ perversely brilliant strategy in using human shields should serve as a wakeup call to all of humanity.

How You Can Defend Israel

How You Can Defend Israel

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We put together a successful Israel rally. You can make a difference too.

Israel, Then You

Israel, Then You

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Everyone here understands that we are fighting for our lives.

Human Rights, Human Shields, Human Indifference

Human Rights, Human Shields, Human Indifference

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“As the Jews go, so go the Christians.”

Hamas Vs. Israel: Moral Fog Awards

Hamas Vs. Israel: Moral Fog Awards

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Those who refuse to grasp the simple, stark truth.

10 Reasons Why We Need the Messiah Right Now

10 Reasons Why We Need the Messiah Right Now

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With outrageous levels of insanity overtaking the world, we need him now more than ever.

Paris Synagogue Attack

Paris Synagogue Attack

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In the heart of Paris, calls to kill the Jews inflame a violent mob. An exclusive Aish.com interview.

The Jewish Environmental Code

The Jewish Environmental Code

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Ancient wisdom applied to modern technology.

Sanctifying Life

Sanctifying Life

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In memoriam Eyal, Gilad and Naftali.

The $300 Charity Fiasco

The $300 Charity Fiasco

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A Chinese millionaire’s largesse to NY’s homeless spins out of control.

Rachel Frankel’s Speech at the UN Human Rights Council

Rachel Frankel’s Speech at the UN Human Rights Council

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Every mother’s nightmare is waiting and waiting endlessly for her child to come home.

Europe, the Holocaust & Today’s Anti-Semitism

Europe, the Holocaust & Today’s Anti-Semitism

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It is not surprising to see an increase in Jew-hatred in western Europe.

Hacked

Hacked

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I contacted the scammer in Nigeria who stole my email account and he actually replied.

Baseball Player & Spy

Baseball Player & Spy

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Moe Berg was a second-rate baseball player but a first-rate spy for America and its Allies.

Guys and Modesty

Guys and Modesty

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The Jewish concept of modesty applies to men as much as it does to women.

Brandeis Rescinds Hirsi Ali’s Honorary Degree

Brandeis Rescinds Hirsi Ali’s Honorary Degree

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An open letter to the Brandeis faculty.

Rise of the Far Right in Europe

Rise of the Far Right in Europe

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The far right and even neo-Nazi parties gained strength in the recent elections.

Pope Francis’s Visit to Israel

Pope Francis’s Visit to Israel

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Christians and Jews face a common enemy: radical Islam.

Bring Back Our Girls

Bring Back Our Girls

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What do 276 girls kidnapped in Nigeria have to do with me?

What Was Aish.com Thinking?

What Was Aish.com Thinking?

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Readers want to know: Why did Aish.com post Tal Fortgang’s article, “Checking My Privilege”?

Checking My Privilege

Checking My Privilege

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Why I don't apologize for white privilege.

The Donald Sterling Affair

The Donald Sterling Affair

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His words were vulgar and bigoted, but private.

The $20 Gift for a Soldier

The $20 Gift for a Soldier

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How an 8-year-old boy transformed $20 into a priceless gift.

Iran’s Cry for Freedom

Iran’s Cry for Freedom

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A mother and daughter are giving a voice to 77 million Iranians being denied their freedom.

No E-Mails After 6pm

No E-Mails After 6pm

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Five ways to use the momentum of Passover to break free from electronic slavery.

Touchscreen: Poetry Slam

Touchscreen: Poetry Slam

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Is technology making us less human?

Flight 370: Without a Trace

Flight 370: Without a Trace

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The agony of not knowing.

Suing Parents

Suing Parents

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Children went from being our employees to our bosses, replacing responsibility with entitlement.

North Korea’s Concentration Camps

North Korea’s Concentration Camps

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Where is our shame?

The Age of Innocence

The Age of Innocence

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What kind of memories do we want our children to have?

WhatsApp and the Joy of Adar

WhatsApp and the Joy of Adar

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From penniless immigrant to billionaire, Jan Koum’s fortune captures the joy of possibility.

I'll Do It Tomorrow

I'll Do It Tomorrow

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It took more than ten years to find those ten minutes.

Electronic Heroin

Electronic Heroin

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An inside look at a controversial rehabilitation center in China that is “deprogramming” teenagers who are addicted to the Internet.

The Three Greatest Mistakes People Make About Love

The Three Greatest Mistakes People Make About Love

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No one falls out of love.

The Death of Phillip Seymour Hoffman

The Death of Phillip Seymour Hoffman

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Addiction is a dreadful disease. As an addict, I know.

Whose Life is More Valuable?

Whose Life is More Valuable?

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

Wealth Addiction

Wealth Addiction

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When a $3.6 million bonus isn’t enough.

Jonathan Pollard & America

Jonathan Pollard & America

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Pollard should have been released years ago because discrimination and unfairness are anti-American ideas.

Does God Care about the Super Bowl?

Does God Care about the Super Bowl?

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Doesn’t He have more important things to be worried about?

Not All Dreams Are Created Equal

Not All Dreams Are Created Equal

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Martin Luther King had a dream. Did his wife and family support it?

Apple Misunderstands

Apple Misunderstands

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An Apple commercial equates recording life with actually living it.

New York Post’s Shameful Cover

New York Post’s Shameful Cover

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The headline shows a frightening disregard for the value of human life.

Good Riddance Day

Good Riddance Day

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A new custom for removing trash from your life echoes the burning of chametz before Passover. The similarity is no accident.

Aish.com’s Top 10 of 2013

Aish.com’s Top 10 of 2013

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Revisiting the most popular articles and videos of the year.

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