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For France, This is War

For France, This is War

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The barbaric attacks in Paris have made it clear that Islamist jihad has arrived, and it intends to kill, terrify and conquer.

Does Religion Make Kids Less Generous?

Does Religion Make Kids Less Generous?

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Far from undermining generosity, Judaism fosters it.

Selling Your Soul

Selling Your Soul

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Do we each have our price?

Killing Baby Hitler: A Jewish Response

Killing Baby Hitler: A Jewish Response

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One must differentiate between potential and actual evil.

One of the Greatest Jewish Philanthropists You Never Heard Of

One of the Greatest Jewish Philanthropists You Never Heard Of

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Julius Rosenwald, the Jew who created over 5000 schools for African Americans across the US.

10 Strategies to Defeat Stress and Stay Positive

10 Strategies to Defeat Stress and Stay Positive

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Tools for coping with the daily stresses of life.

A Beggar and a Man

A Beggar and a Man

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I've carried an idea of him in my mind. Who, for him, was the young girl with scorn in her eyes?

The Stabbings in Israel

The Stabbings in Israel

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Calling evil by its rightful name.

Netanyahu’s 44 Seconds of Silence at the UN

Netanyahu’s 44 Seconds of Silence at the UN

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What is the value of spending our time on lost causes?

Leave your Camera at Home

Leave your Camera at Home

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Taking a picture is not the same thing as experiencing a moment. In fact it’s a way of forgetting.

Unlabeled Unlabeled

Unlabeled

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A moving video on the harmful effects of labeling others.

Real Self-Esteem: A Video for Your Soul Real Self-Esteem: A Video for Your Soul

Real Self-Esteem: A Video for Your Soul

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You are a priceless work of art.

Rosh Hashanah: My Facebook Antidote

Rosh Hashanah: My Facebook Antidote

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On Rosh Hashanah we review our life as it actually is, free from illusion and spin.

Working Less and Saving More

Working Less and Saving More

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A psychiatrist offers insights into prioritizing family life this Rosh Hashanah.

10 Inspiring Quotes about Learning

10 Inspiring Quotes about Learning

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To inspire you and your family for a brand-new, successful year.

Ukraine’s Embrace of Neo-Nazism

Ukraine’s Embrace of Neo-Nazism

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The country is glorifying Nazi collaborators. The world should be alarmed.

Don’t Flaunt It

Don’t Flaunt It

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Shaq O’Neal and the real meaning of modesty.

The Wall Street Crash and the Torah

The Wall Street Crash and the Torah

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Another wake-up call just in time for Elul.

Jimmy Carter’s Cancer

Jimmy Carter’s Cancer

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Don’t presume to know that his illness is a result of his anti-Semitic views.

Heroes of the France Train Attack

Heroes of the France Train Attack

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This Elul, seize the moment.

Why I Don't Touch Girls

Why I Don't Touch Girls

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Being religious as a teenager in today’s world.

Baron Rothschild’s Secret

Baron Rothschild’s Secret

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How the founding father of international finance remained humble and steadfastly committed to Torah values.

There’s No Crying In Baseball!

There’s No Crying In Baseball!

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The significance of Wilmer Flores’ tears.

The Don’t Text and Drive Campaign

The Don’t Text and Drive Campaign

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One Jewish mom in LA is waging a campaign to stop people from texting while they drive. It’s catching on.

The Iran Nuclear Deal The Iran Nuclear Deal

The Iran Nuclear Deal

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Is the nuclear agreement between the United States and Iran a good or bad deal?

My iPhone Addiction

My iPhone Addiction

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How I learned to gain control over my incessant need to be constantly connected.

Destroying My Home

Destroying My Home

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When my parents divorced, I didn't realize how they set my world ablaze.

Atticus Finch and Fallen Heroes

Atticus Finch and Fallen Heroes

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If we stop believing in heroes there’s no hope for us ever to become like them.

Queen Elizabeth’s Nazi Salute

Queen Elizabeth’s Nazi Salute

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Don’t let an 80-year-old photo distract you from the real threats affecting the Jewish people today.

Permission to Destroy the Jews

Permission to Destroy the Jews

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With the Iran nuclear deal, we must not let history repeat itself.

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When "I Love You, Daddy" Isn't Enough

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Imagine the long-term impact our smart phone addiction will have on kids.

Four Major Problems with the Iran Deal

Four Major Problems with the Iran Deal

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It is breathtaking in its concessions to a regime that is the foremost sponsor of terror and vows to annihilate the Jewish state.

Omar Sharif and the Jews

Omar Sharif and the Jews

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The Arab boycott against the actor and its contemporary sequel.

A Terrible Deal

A Terrible Deal

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The Iran deal is the worst agreement in U.S. diplomatic history.

The Deal with Iran

The Deal with Iran

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An Israeli ex-envoy believes the Iran deal is bad for Israel, U.S. and the world.

The Dangers of Willful Blindness The Dangers of Willful Blindness

The Dangers of Willful Blindness

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

The Knock on my Door

The Knock on my Door

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I was engrossed in Downton Abbey. Did I have to stop to welcome the beggar at my door?

Marijuana and Jewish Joy

Marijuana and Jewish Joy

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Do Jews like being happy?

Sheryl Sandberg and Shloshim

Sheryl Sandberg and Shloshim

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Bringing the ideas of Jewish mourning into the national spotlight.

Dealing with Depression

Dealing with Depression

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There is a world of difference between clinical depression and having a bad day.

An Incredible Kindness An Incredible Kindness

An Incredible Kindness

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A group of Orthodox Jews transport U.S. Sergeant Jordan Adams on a private plane for critical treatment.

Help Us Win a Ramp-van

Help Us Win a Ramp-van

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Heart-rending words from a mother of four disabled children.

The New Pew Report and the Ten Commandments

The New Pew Report and the Ten Commandments

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Are the Ten Commandments in trouble?

My Escape from Child Abuse

My Escape from Child Abuse

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Setting boundaries with abusive (or difficult) parents.

Volunteer

Volunteer

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4 lessons I’ve learned in giving to others.

Civil Disobedience: Baltimore and the Bible

Civil Disobedience: Baltimore and the Bible

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We must speak out against wrongs, but only justice – by way of justice – is legitimate.

The Baltimore Riots: One Rabbi's Perspective from the Front Lines

The Baltimore Riots: One Rabbi's Perspective from the Front Lines

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Recent events have left many of us on-edge. Here's what we can do to help.

Under Siege in Baltimore

Under Siege in Baltimore

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Bombs in Jerusalem didn’t scare me. But these riots are different.

Robert Downey Jr.’s Awkward Interview

Robert Downey Jr.’s Awkward Interview

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The actor walked out of the interview teaching a valuable lesson about proper speech.

Believing Iran

Believing Iran

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Does Tehran mean what it says? Oh, yes.