Chelsea, Haiti, Avatar, Chilean Miners and Gaza Flotilla - 2010 was a year of fast-breaking news. And Aish.com was there every step of the way to provide a unique Jewish perspective.
We've selected our best articles and videos from 2010 and present them here as a retrospective. Let's hope that next year's news is all good.
Top 10 Aish.com Articles of 2010
|1. Marc and Chelsea's Wedding
by Rabbi Avram Rothman
Marc Mezvinsky's intermarriage is the result of our inaction.
|2. Haiti & Israel
by Rabbi Benjamin Blech
Why Israel gives humanitarian aid whether or not it is appreciated or acknowledged.
|3. The Life and Death of Yoseph Robinson
by Jenny Hazan
Angels can be created by human beings. My father taught me how.
|4. The Jewish View of Marriage
by Rabbi Dan Silverman
Three ingredients of a successful marriage.
|5. Avatar and the Jews
by Rabbi Benjamin Blech
The connections with Torah and Hebrew words are just too frequent and striking to be accidental.
|6. Eat, Pray, Love, Then What?
by Sara Yoheved Rigler
Why marriage matters. A Jewish response to Liz Gilbert’s new bestseller.
|7. Dear Emuna: My Overweight Wife
by Emuna Braverman
Help! I no longer find my wife attractive.
|8. A Button's Life
by Rabbi Yaakov Salomon
Everyone has a mission in life. But what about me?
|9. Secondary Infertility
by Rachel Fayga bas Hinda
I am sharing my story so others won't travel this road alone.
|10. Time Magazine, Anti-Semitism and Israel
by Yvette Alt Miller
Their cover story promotes a sickening trope that harms all Jews.
Top 10 Aish.com Videos of 2010
|1. Israel: Defying the Odds
by Rabbi Ephraim Shore
Amazing facts about Israel.
|2. My Syrian Friend
by Aish HaTorah
What is the essence of friendship?
|3. Suicide Activists on the Gaza Flotilla
by Rabbi Shraga Simmons
Why initiate a violent confrontation with the Israeli army?
|4. Burn Your Bridge
by Charlie Harary
How to tap into your potential.
|5. Hating Israel on Facebook
by Aish.com Staff
Stop the hate pages on Facebook.
|6. Rosh Hashana: The Tipping Point
by Aryeh Sobel and Aish.com
Make this Jewish new year extraordinary.
|7. Dancing Under the Gallows
by Alice the Movie
Meet Alice. Aged 106, the oldest living Holocaust survivor.
|8. Completely Unbiased News
by Jewlarious.com Staff
The "Settlement Freeze" may be over, but the media bias isn't.
|9. Heroes of Israel: Bankrupting Terror
Nitsana Darshan-Leitner is the voice of the victims.
|10. Halloween Is Not Our Holiday
by Lori Palatnik
Why my kids don't feel they're missing out.
Runner-Up Aish.com Articles