The Organization that Cried Wolf

The UN has lost all credibility and many real victims now suffer.

Facebook Friends

Are we forgetting what it means to have a real friend?

The Burka Ban and Us

How should Jews react to the French ban on the public wearing of the burka?

The Curse of Plenty

Why Israel wasn't blessed with an abundance of oil.

The Oil Spill

A good name is more precious than all the oil in the world.

The Holocaust Excuse

I never heard Zaidy Leo excuse his flaws by pointing the finger at Hitler.

Helen Thomas Should be Fired

With her bigoted, anti-Semitic statements she’s placed herself outside the lines of civil discourse and decency.

Turbulence

How to escape from the overwhelming pressures of our daily lives.

Normal Life

Dear Neighbor, can I be insolent enough to ask that you try to 'understand' just a tiny bit less?

Closer to the End

Living with the knowledge that we won’t live forever.

Poland's Tragedy is Our Tragedy

I lost friends in the crash that killed key leaders from the Polish government, economy, and military.

Normandy Journal

Coming face-to-face with remarkable heroism.

7 Questions: The Infidel

Dr. Wafa Sultan is trying to transform the Muslim world. An exclusive interview.

My Pharaoh

For the past seven years I've been enslaved to an eating disorder.

Hungry

People are starving for so many things.

Can We Ever Unplug?

Our family’s built-in media-free zone.

Last Night I Saw the Mushroom Cloud

Am I incapable of thinking the unthinkable?

7 Questions: 9/11 Survivor

A 9-11 brush with death changed Ari Schonbrun's life. He thinks it should change yours, too.

Haiti and Israel

Why Israel gives humanitarian aid whether or not it is appreciated or acknowledged.

At War with Radical Islam?

It's time to connect the dots.

Flight 253's Wake-Up Call

Tell the Sept 10 people that the war against radical Islam is far from over.

Iran: What Price Failure?

We must increase the penalty for defiance.

Today's Hero

Queen Esther shows us how we can all be heroes.

Leadership, Me?

Everyone is in a position to lead. Even you.

Tiger Woods and Chanukah

Is a beautiful golf swing enough to make you a hero?

New Aish Center at the Western Wall

Premier educational programs amidst an architectural marvel.

A Meaningful Retirement

Help! My retired husband is driving me crazy.

The Rich Life

Uplifting lessons from a lifetime of financial struggle.

Obsession: View Online

Seen by 30 million Americans and winner of Liberty Film Festival award.

Anti-Semitism and the Holocaust

Unique in its universality, intensity, longevity and irrationality: What is the root of anti-Semitism?

Scrooge Season

Mankind should be our business.

Fort Hood: Victim or Terrorist?

Medicalizing mass murder not only exonerates. It turns the murderer into a sympathetic victim.

The Sniper

As a face appeared in the crosshairs, the DC sniper took aim at a whole world.

One Hour at Wal-Mart

What I learned in 60 minutes at Life's SuperStore.

Balloon Boy

It's not only the balloon that got busted.

A Dry Run with Death

A practical, 12-point checklist to prepare for the inevitable.

A Sukkah of Peace

Finding serenity under the stars.

Accommodating Islam?

Religious accommodation never meant that everyone must conform to the dictates of these religions. Until now.

...For the Sin of Sexual Immorality

Silence may be golden, but not when abuse is involved.

My Twitter Resolution

Texting and Facebook are controlling our lives and I can't take it anymore.

Compassion-itis

Releasing the Lockerbie bomber is a perversion of morality.

Embarrassing Actions

Whatever a Jew does reflects the entire Jewish people.

Escaping the Cyber-Slums

Online dangers and practical responses.

Another Universe

An old man, a stranger, and the bonds of kindness.

Before It's Too Late

Holding on to my brush with death.

The Darfur – Israel Connection

The targeting of Israel and Darfur by the Arab world.

Destroying My Home

When my parents divorced, I didn't realize how they set my world ablaze.

Ugly Me

My eating disorder was my way to get control of my life and become pretty.

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