Avoiding the M-Word

Denial is a luxury we cannot afford.

Just Ask

Great discoveries often begin with a question.

The Naked Truth

Is photographer Spencer Tunick serving the advancement of society?

A Beggar and a Man

I've carried an idea of him in my mind. Who, for him, was the young girl with scorn in her eyes?

Now I am the Patient

It will only take one person to save my life. Could it be you?

Hero at Virginia Tech

Professor Liviu Librescu, a Holocaust survivor, was shot as he shielded the classroom door so his students could safely escape.

Goering and My Grandmother

Leading a secret life as a Jewish resistance fighter, you just never know who you're going to meet.


Paving the way for our children with developmental disabilities.

Hostile to Israel

Jewish intellectuals -- then and now.

The Freedom to Shut Up

Not all criticism is created equal.

I'll Do It Tomorrow

It took more than ten years to find those ten minutes.

Meltdown in Darfur

What happened to 'Never Again'?

Ex-President For Sale

Carter is making more money selling integrity than peanuts.

Burning Issue

Israel's first crematorium opens for business. What would Moses say?

The Straightforward Arithmetic of Jihad

The extent of support for global jihad is frightening in its proportions, and the numbers are anything but insignificant.

Jimmy Carter's Jewish Problem

Carter has repeatedly fallen back on traditional anti-Semitic canards.


Gordon Gekko is alive and well. Meet his rival.

A Time to Hate

Would we really wish to live in a society in which no one gets angry when children are slaughtered?

How the West Could Lose

Pacifism, self-hatred and complacency are lengthening the war against radical Islam and causing undue casualties.

Indict Ahmadinejad

Iran's intentions are nakedly, malignantly clear. What is not clear at all is what the civilized world will do about it

Confronting Iran

The UN must expel Ahmadinejad's murderous regime, says one of the world's leading moral voices.

A Tale of Two Circuses

One circus warmed our imaginations, the other left us cold with disgust.

Gabbing About Goodness

How to change the world with your tongue.

Mel's Teshuva, and Ours

Owning up to our mistakes, without the excuses.

The Missing Muslim Outcry

The real insult to Islam is the violence, terror, and bloodshed that Islamist fanatics unleash in the name of their religion


When it comes to children, there's no such thing as gone.

9/11 Heroes and Memories

Finding solace for those left behind.

England's Cognitive Dissonance

Britons have finally awakened to the fact that they have a serious problem in their midst.

My 9/11 Un-Miracle

I didn't have to climb down 65 flights of stairs. Thank God, I had the greatest miracle of all: I got to work on time.

Hear the Quiet

In the era of Blackberries and Bluetooths, where can you find a vestige of absolute peace and quiet?

Mel, Kofi and Me

Like soft drinks and poison, anti-Semitism comes in various flavors and strengths.

Mel Gibson's Jewish Problem

Based on my previous interviews with the Gibson family, nothing Mel said comes as a surprise.

What's Stopping Al Qaeda

The secret of why Al Qaeda called off a plot to gas the New York City subways.

Just Say No

If Roy kicked the habit, you can too.

Seven Ways You Can Help Israel

Israel needs your help. Here's what you can do.

Plugging In

When was the last time you were fully alive in the moment?

United in Soccer

If the point that unites a group defines its essence, what does the World Cup say about humanity?

Oh That Fifty Feeling

I'm looking for the secret of life. And if that fails, at least I'll get a discount at the movies.

A Stone's Throw

A small revolution began with a broken window.

Desperate for a Donor

My mother's kidneys are failing. Will someone help save her?

David Irving and Freedom of Speech

Irving's opinions are vile, and his arguments about the Holocaust are ludicrous. But he doesn't belong in prison.

Curse of the Moderates

The mob has turned this into a test case for freedom of speech in the West.

We Are All Danes Now

Today the censors may be coming for some unfunny Mohammed cartoons, but tomorrow it is your words and ideas they will silence.

Oprah's Choice

The powerful message of Elie Wiesel's Night.

Murmurs in the Dark

Many of my patients seek something far more difficult for me to give than medical advice.

The Beauty Wars

The Chanukah battle isn't over yet.

Suddenly Goodbye

The sudden death of a friend taught me a few important lessons.

Not So Trivial Pursuit

Maybe winning really is everything after all.

The Fire Now

Barbarians at the gates of Paris.

Invisible Worlds

My grandfather believed that our world is a manifestation of an invisible world. As a computer scientist, so do I.

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