Help! I’ve Got Some Real Issues with My Child’s School!

New school year and a new set of problems to deal with.

Celebrity Gossip Is Making Our Culture Sick

Sticks and stones may break our bones, but words – ugly, gossipy, cruel words – can eventually break a whole society. Just look at what ours has turned into.

You Are Not a Victim

To those who have been sexually abused, you are neither weak nor helpless; you can be strong and resilient.

Why Multitasking is Bad for You

Studies show that multitasking is damaging our education, work performance and life.

Souls Shining Through

My Alzheimer's patients taught me the essence of who we really are.

The #MeTooMovement: When Men are the Victims

Innocence or guilt requires careful deliberation, no matter the gender of the accused.

My Experience in India

A timely lesson from the incredible traffic in India: community, ego and flexibility.

Struggling with Infertility and Grandparents Keep Pushing Us to Start a Family

How do I learn to accept their insensitive comments and not let them bother me so much?

Alex Jones and the Info Wars

Free speech is a formidable responsibility to communicate the truth.

Do You Know Your Rating?

I was shocked when I discovered mine.

Almost 60

Six things I would tell my 40-year-old self.

Apple: The Trillion Dollar Company & Rosh Hashanah

How the most successful company in American history went from near bankruptcy to stunning achievement.

A Rabbi’s Rumination on Racism

Rather than trying to disabuse people of the biases they may coddle, we must charge them to focus on individuals.

I Used to be a Muslim Anti-Semite

Looking closer at Islam made me question my beliefs and attitudes towards Jews.

The Offended Feminist

A disgruntled relative is causing a ruckus and marring the celebration of our son’s major milestone.

Five Reasons a Corbyn Government would be Disastrous for UK Jewry

Jeremy Corbyn’s leadership is a threat to the entire United Kingdom.

Are Labels Just for Clothing?

Understanding the positive and negative usages of labels.

An Open Letter to Mark Zuckerberg: Don’t Give Holocaust Deniers a Pass

Holocaust denial isn’t just getting “a few things wrong”. It’s a pernicious form of anti-Semitism that serves no other purpose than to attack Jews.

#PrettyPlaneGirl and the Power of our Words

A digital-age cautionary tale about privacy, shaming and hurtful words.

How Do I Know When Enough is Enough?

Should I give up our extra income to once again save my adult son and his family?

The World Cup Is Not Coming Home and I'm Not Disappointed

And the reason why illuminates an important Jewish principle.

Daring Rescue in the Thailand Cave

Humanity has come together to declare the absolute value of human life.

Mikveh and Miscarriage

I was overcome with a pronounced feeling of unfairness. I wasn’t supposed to be here tonight.

How Do I Stop my Internet Addiction?

There are days where one video leads to a million and I don’t even leave the house. Help!

Laughing While Someone Drowns

What happens to society devoid of mutual obligation?

The Amazing Tie Between Ancient Israel and America's Founding Fathers

The Hebrew Bible lies at the center of the American imagination.

Help! My Husband Can’t Wake Up in the Morning

My amazing husband has one major issue: he struggles with waking up on time for work, and nothing is helping.

15 Quotes from Charles Krauthammer

Thought-provoking, insightful and eloquent.

Chris Pratt’s MTV Sermon

I couldn’t believe what I was seeing. The rowdy audience of millennials burst into applause when he stated, "God is real. God loves you. Believe that, I do."

Don't Separate Families at the Border, Don't Expropriate the Holocaust

The images emanating from the border are powerful enough to inspire people to act without deploying Holocaust imagery.

Charles Krauthammer and Being Told You’re Going to Die

Miracles from God still happen in spite of medical predictions. I am a case in point.

Bernard Lewis and Richard Pipes: A Tribute to Two Intellectual Giants

The two scholars who helped preserve Western Civilization from totalitarian aggression.

Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain: Taking It to Heart

Their suicides give us pause and reminds us just how little we know of other people’s pain and challenges.

Moses' 6 Rules for Facebook

Ancient guidelines for a healthy social media experience.

Twitter & Your Responsibility

Just because you think it doesn’t mean you should write it.

Frazzled Mom Pulled in All Directions

Help! Every child needs me, I'm completely overwhelmed and at a loss how to balance it all.

Pass the Anti-Semitism Awareness Act

This should not be a controversial piece of legislation. It doesn’t seek to ban hateful speech, just to define it.

When My Husband Lost his Job

Lessons from the dark pit of financial insecurity.

3 Lessons from Roseanne's Offensive Tweet

What we can take from ABC’s abrupt cancellation of Roseanne Barr’s hit show.

Stop Giving Grades So Kids Can Learn

Nothing gets in the way of learning more than grades.

Prince Harry’s Namesake, the Duke of Sussex

The first Duke of Sussex championed the rights of the underdogs and downtrodden in Britain and beyond, including the Jews.

Praying with My Feet

Last year at this time I was preparing to freeze my eggs. This year, I’m planning my wedding.

Memorial Day: Missing in Action

Keeping alive the memory of my uncle, lost at sea in WWII.

My Wife Spends Too Much Money

And every month we argue about it.

The Sanctity of Life: A Jewish Perspective

The Californian judge was right to overturn the law legalizing physician-assisted suicide.

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