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The Dangers of Willful Blindness The Dangers of Willful Blindness

The Dangers of Willful Blindness

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

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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

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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.

Tortured in Iran

Tortured in Iran

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Ahmad Batebi bears witness to a brutal, untrustworthy regime.

A Nazi in the Family

A Nazi in the Family

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Three years ago I discovered that my grandfather was a member of the SS and arrested for crimes against humanity.

Slavery Today

Slavery Today

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Recognizing the reality of human trafficking this Passover.

The Violin that Witnessed History

The Violin that Witnessed History

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Violinist Bronislaw Huberman saved hundreds from the Nazis. The amazing story behind Joshua Bell’s priceless Stradivarius.

Bye Bye Batman

Bye Bye Batman

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I had no idea my comic collection would become so valuable.

Selma and the Jews

Selma and the Jews

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In our time of increasing anti-Semitism, understanding between blacks and Jews needs to be strengthened.

Netanyahu’s Churchillian Warning

Netanyahu’s Churchillian Warning

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Like Churchill, will Netanyahu also be ignored?

Where Have All the Good Jewish Women Gone?

Where Have All the Good Jewish Women Gone?

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Some women seem to be more interested in over-achieving than in maintaining a relationship.

Purim & the Dress that Took Over the Internet

Purim & the Dress that Took Over the Internet

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Appearances can be deceiving.

Muslim Ring of Peace

Muslim Ring of Peace

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Over 650 young Muslims have volunteered to guard Oslo Synagogue on Shabbat in support of the Jewish people.

Europe Needs to Confront its Anti-Semitism

Europe Needs to Confront its Anti-Semitism

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After Copenhagen, here are the next steps I wish Europe would take.

Brian Williams, Lying & the Media

Brian Williams, Lying & the Media

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Brian Williams is getting the condemnation he deserves. Why isn’t The New York Times?

ISIS and Book Burning

ISIS and Book Burning

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"I see parchment burning, but the letters are soaring free."

The Brian Williams Controversy

The Brian Williams Controversy

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The pressures of high-stakes entertainment news.

Where Have All the Good Jewish Men Gone?

Where Have All the Good Jewish Men Gone?

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Fear of commitment is exacting a steep price from both men and women.

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?

Auschwitz: Past and Present

Auschwitz: Past and Present

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Now is the time for every Jew to pledge active involvement in confronting the growing threat of anti-Semitism.

Charlie Hebdo: All Is Forgiven?

Charlie Hebdo: All Is Forgiven?

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Forgiving those who actively continue to seek your death is just another form of suicide.

The Paris Terror Attack

The Paris Terror Attack

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A long history of threats and violence, against Charlie Hebdo and other targets, has too often been minimized and ignored.

Aish.com’s Top Articles & Videos, 2014

Aish.com’s Top Articles & Videos, 2014

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Revisiting the most popular articles and videos of the year.

One Stitch Closer

One Stitch Closer

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Get inspired by Veronika, CEO and founder of The Empowerment Plan, who empowers women to become more independent.

Sony's Surrender to Terror

Sony's Surrender to Terror

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The greatest enemy of civilization is appeasement to evil.

Sony's Capitulation

Sony's Capitulation

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Is America letting the terrorists win?

Anorexia and My Need for Perfection

Anorexia and My Need for Perfection

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I had to be the skinniest, the prettiest, and the smartest. Otherwise, I was nothing.

Rolling Stone’s Train Wreck

Rolling Stone’s Train Wreck

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Has the time come to give up on the ideal of objective, unbiased journalism?

In Search of a Kidney Donor

In Search of a Kidney Donor

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Time is growing short for Jeffery Borenstein.

Infertility Etiquette

Infertility Etiquette

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Becoming more sensitive and more aware of the pain couples struggling with infertility are going through.

The Ferguson Riots: A Non-Political Lesson

The Ferguson Riots: A Non-Political Lesson

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What is the connection between anger and looting?

To Be Free, Let Go of Hate

To Be Free, Let Go of Hate

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Straight talk in Britain's House of Lords.

Unprotected

Unprotected

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A college campus psychiatrist tells students everything they really need to know about intimacy.

Brittany Maynard’s Tragic Death

Brittany Maynard’s Tragic Death

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A Jewish perspective on assisted suicide.

John Galliano, Hear My Voice

John Galliano, Hear My Voice

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A message to the designer who was fired for his anti-Semitic rant and just lost his case for unfair dismissal.

Aspergery

Aspergery

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The derogatory term, used by an unnamed official in the White House, has no place in civil discourse.

Favor for a Dying Woman

Favor for a Dying Woman

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Diagnosed with a rare form of cancer, Tricia Somers asks her nurse for a huge favor. An incredible true story.

Time of Death

Time of Death

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You never know when could be the last time.