Mental Illness: Tragic, Not Shameful

My brother-in-law was just shy of becoming a chess Grand Master when mental illness reared its ugly head.

I Am Not My Disability

Despite being a diabetic paraplegic, I view myself as a healthy person. Why?

Surprising Jewish Origins of Six Common Sayings

You’ll never see these expressions in quite the same way again.

Harvard Rescinds Acceptances for 10 Students for Obscene Comments

The university’s controversial decision is teaching an important lesson about the consequences of our words.

Religion in the Age of Disrespect

Shavuot, commencement and the reason for two tablets.

Terrorism Persists because It’s Been Rewarded

The international community has rewarded terrorism while punishing those who try to fight it by reasonable means.

Talking to Our Children after Attack at Ariana Grande Concert

Terror just hit home. Here’s how you can help your children.

How the Associated Press Cooperated with the Nazis

When the Nazis asked them to fire Jewish employees and hire only Aryans, the AP agreed.

Jihad in Denmark

Muslim organizations and imams are not condemning the imam who preached murdering Jews.

Doctor in Disguise

Our doctor was gruff and impatient. Then I overheard him talking to his wife.

The Spin on Fidget Spinners

A deeper lesson behind the latest craze.

13 Reasons Why: Teen Suicide and Judaism

The controversial series is generating healthy discussion regarding pivotal issues, but many people should not watch it, under any circumstances.

10 Little Known Facts about Einstein

Including what he considered to be his greatest day.

Sheryl Sandberg on Her Husband’s Death

The Facebook COO’s new book on facing adversity and finding joy is full of insight and wisdom.

Pushing Death

Society’s emphasis on the quality of life society is perverting our most basic moral intuitions.

Are You For Real?

Don’t just look good; be good.

Hookup Culture Wreaks Havoc on Campus

New research reveals that a many students find themselves in a fog of depression, confusion, and hurt.

The Bigotry of Intersectionality

Call out intersectionality for what it is: a euphemism for anti-American, anti-Semitic and anti-Israel bigotry.

Mike Pence and Dining with Other Women

The VP won't eat alone with a woman other than his wife. Instead of condemning him, I think we should applaud him.

Responding to the Terror Attack in London

As our thoughts and prayers go to the victims and the people of Britain, what can we do in the wake of this barbaric attack?

Marry My Husband

Amy Krouse Rosenthal’s moving plea for her husband to find love after her death.

Inciting Hatred in France?

The controversial trial of Georges Bensoussan sheds light on a vicious sub-culture of anti-Semitism in France.

Has the UN Human Rights Council Lost Its Way?

Hillel Neuer, Director of UN Watch provides a brief history of the UN Human Rights Council and how it has fallen from its initial high ideals into a political farce.

Judaism and Life on Other Planets

NASA's earth-shattering announcement has many Jews asking: Does Judaism entertain the possibility of alien life?

One Kidney, Three Lives

One woman’s selfless act of donating her kidney has unforeseen reverberations.

Warren Buffett’s Gems of Wisdom

Want to know what’s in Warren Buffet’s daily planner?

Wiring Our Brains for Happiness

The incredible spiritual power of gratitude.

Erasing Swastikas on NY Subway

An exclusive Aish.com interview with the man who took action.

Beyonce’s Big Birth Reveal

Finding balance between the public and private domain of our lives.

Does God Care about the Super Bowl?

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

Battling the Drug Epidemic

Startling scientific evidence on how to protect young people from substance abuse.

Financial Struggles and Faith

As a writer, I’ve been financially struggling my entire adult life.

The World’s Eight Richest Men

They have wealth equal to half the population. It's a striking statistic but it's also irrelevant.

Muslim NY Teen Hailed a Hero

Aish.com talks with Ahmed Khalifa who courageously pursued and help arrest the attacker of a Jewish woman on a NY subway.

Everything Comes to Those Who Wait

Discovering my mother’s favorite adage isn’t true.

Menorah Twisted into a Swastika

A family in Phoenix wakes up to find their 7-foot menorah turned into a swastika. The community fights back.

Aish.com’s Top Articles & Videos, 2016

Enjoy the most popular articles and videos of the year.

Addicted to the Light

My children were spared, but what about me?

UN’s Anti-Israel Bias throughout 2016

The recent anti-Israel UN declaration is no surprise to anyone familiar with UN. Just take a look at all their resolutions made this year.

Lena Dunham’s Abortion “Wish”

My own personal experience can attest that an abortion is no badge of honor.

Crazy Busy!

Busyness is a harmful epidemic that’s wreaking havoc on our relationships and our emotional and physical well-being.

When Christmas Meets Hanukkah

Jews differ with Christians on many critical points of theology, but we can focus on the threat we equally face for our survival.

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.

My Sons' Secret to Winning Monopoly

Give 10% of all Monopoly income to the Free Parking pot.

France and Aborting Fetuses with Downs Syndrome

Prenatal genetic testing is eliminating babies who would otherwise be born with Down syndrome. France wants to keep it that way.

The Distasteful Holocaust Ice Dance Routine

“Not one of the six million danced and a concentration camp is not a summer camp.”

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