Heart Transplant

A young girl's struggles and triumphs unite a community with meaning, love and growth.

King David & Jewish Leadership

Four essential traits to being a leader.

Giving Comfort: The Ring Theory

How to best interact with someone going through a crisis.

Death of a Friend

Learning the lesson of respect and Jewish unity from my dear friend Yechezkel Fox, of blessed memory.

Why Go To Poland?

Although my daughter's trip boosted the economy of the very people who wished us dead, it was worth it.

5 Reasons to Choose Jewish Preschool

Early childhood is a great time to expose our kids to Jewish education. The results can last a lifetime.

United in Tragedy

It shouldn’t take the death of a 12-year-old girl or an act of terror to bring us all together.

Shoshi’s Bright Light

Shoshi Stern, a beautiful, sweet flower, has been plucked from the Almighty’s garden, but her fragrance will last forever.

At Shoshi Stern’s Funeral

How do you say goodbye to your 12-year-old daughter?

Herzl’s Mistake

Israel & the real reason for anti-Semitism.

Israel Is Just a Dream

Is Israel just a dream? The choice is yours.

Never Forget

Remembering the Shoah in rap.

When Christians Repent

Christians supporting the Jewish state? It hardly seems like news anymore.

I Can Do That

After a tragic accident that left him paralyzed, Rabbi Yehuda Simes inspires others to tackle life’s challenges.

Our Legacy Passed Along

A Passover letter to my child.

Four New Questions for Your Seder

Sparking discussion on some of Passover’s most important themes.

“Shall Jonathan Die?” A Letter to President Obama

I add my voice to the many who are calling on you to commute Jonathan Pollard’s sentence.

Do It Today

A timeless lesson from Nachman Glauber, of blessed memory, who was tragically killed with his pregnant wife.

Heroes: Tuvia Breaking Through

An inspiring video about believing in yourself.

Bring Israel Home: Video Contest

Vote for the best video. Winning group gets to reunite in NYC with the Israeli soldiers that were on their birthright trip.

Eat, Pray, Love, Connect

The Shabbat of Unity allowed me to get out of my own bubble and connect to Jews different than me.

Farewell to Pope Benedict

Despite some disappointments, he moved the strained Christian-Jewish relations one step closer.

Names 'R' Us

My journey from "plain" Susan to "exotic" Batsheva.

Ed Koch’s Tombstone

My father is Jewish, my mother is Jewish, I am Jewish.

Ed Koch & Rabbi Yisrael Meir Lau

“I’m a Holocaust survivor too.”

The Birth of the Israeli Air Force

How a group of American fighter pilots risked their lives for the fledgling State of Israel.

Love, Inside Out

Should Jews come first?

Endangered: Jewish Genius

Why has there been a dramatic, recent decline in the academic performance of American Jews?

The Voice of History

Rabbi Berel Wein's compelling views on Jewish destiny.

Window on the Rabbi’s Door

Judaism's timely guidelines on preventing illicit sexual relationships.

The Last Kaddish

Mourning for my mother saw me through anger, doubt, and numbness – and brought me closer to her.

Hanukkah’s 4-Point Battle Plan

The Maccabees’ eternal lessons for preserving Jewish continuity and pride.

The Enigma of Being Jewish

Are we a religion or a race? Or something entirely different?

Jews and War

The Maccabees realized that there is a time to fight.

Registering All Jews in Hungary

Call for a “Jewish list” raises the specter of renewed anti-Semitism.

Bubba, the Anti-Semite

He’s right about one thing: there is a Jewish plot.

Civilian Casualties

Jews and the ethics of war.

Sandy's Message of Hope

Extraordinary Jewish sensitivity to victims of the storm, and how you can help.

Liberal Politics and Jewish Idealism

How Jewish voting trends reflect the innate Jewish drive.

An American Jew?

Where does my ultimate loyalty lie?

Against All Odds: George Kalmar’s Legacy

George Kalmar’s life is the story of a true Jewish hero.

Stamped for Life

Defying the Samurai code of honor, Chiune Sugihara risked everything to save Jewish lives.

Election 2012: Does the Jewish Vote Matter?

A non-partisan look at voting trends in the American Jewish community.

A Sukkah Invades Afghanistan

Could a Navy rabbi bring joy to a war zone?

An Unexpected Gift

I was a royal pain to most teachers. But one rabbi actually cared about what I thought.

A Motley Minyan

They’re frustrating and sometimes broken, but the men in my shul make services divine.

A Jewish Indian War Hero

Jack Jacob, born into Calcutta’s Baghdadi community, bluffed the Pakistanis into surrendering 93,000 troops in 1971.

Zev Wolfson: One of a Kind

One of the greatest Jewish philanthropists made sure to stay under the radar. What was behind his relentless drive?

Struggle for the Scrolls

Iraq is hiding 365 Torah scrolls. Can they be rescued from further damage before it’s too late?

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