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250 European Leaders, Conference Attendees Confront Antisemitism

JNS.org – Some 250 participants and European leaders gathered in Paris at the European Jewish Association’s (EJA) annual policy conference this week under the...

From the Editor: Talking With Todd

The original idea was probably a good one. The aim was to not have people stuck in prison prior to trial simply because they...

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From the Editor: Talking With Todd

The original idea was probably a good one. The aim was to not have people stuck in prison prior to trial simply because they...

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TikTok Talk Dear Rabbi Hoffman, I’m a student of yours and I was surprised as I read your article on TikTok (The Dangers Of TikTok, February...

Bagel Store: To Build or Not …

There has been a great deal written in these pages over the past few weeks about the plan to expand the Five Towns. The...

Living Through Grief

By Malkie Hirsch Grief is the space in your heart that you reside in once something profoundly sad or life-changing happens. Some people lock themselves in...

Dating Forum: How Much Should I Tell a Date?

Question I am new to the singles scene. I was married for 12 years and had three children with my ex. Before that, I had...

Yid Parenting: Purim Pointers

Purim is around the corner, and once again I’m being inundated with the same questions I receive every year. Here are some of the...

Schmutter: The Wacky Side of Crime

  About once a year, I write a “dumb criminals” article, because there are a lot of criminals out there who do stupid things and...

Mindbiz: Model Proper Behavior for Your Grandchildren

Dear Esther, I’m a grandmother in my sixties, and I have several concerns about the child-rearing practices I see my children engage in. They are...

Bagel Store: New Leadership at OU

In the landscape of nonprofit life there may be nothing like the Orthodox Union, best known for its trustworthy symbol of kashrus on hundreds...

Letters to the Editor: Singles, Impeachment and More

Singles Must Look Out for Each Other Dear Michele, About once a week, I Google to see if there are new articles written about the “shidduch...

Kaddish Yasom: Dovid’s Last Kaddish

By Malkie Hirsch Tonight was Dovid’s last Kaddish. “Kaddish Yasom.” How many hundreds of times have my eyes glossed over those previously irrelevant words in the...

From the Editor: A Jewish President?

By Larry Gordon We came close to possibly having a Jewish vice president with Senator Joe Lieberman back in 2000. But now it looks like...

Dating Forum: Have I Changed Too Much for My High School Girlfriend?

Question I live in a Modern Orthodox neighborhood and I went to a coed high school. Like all the other guys, I had a girlfriend....

Mindbiz: It’s Hard for My Mother to Let Go

  Dear Esther, I’m a 27-year-old guy who got married several months ago. My whole life, I always felt that I was so lucky because my...

Yid Parenting: Safety First, Part 2

  Last week, we discussed important safety information for your home. This week, we’re going to discuss safety out of the house. Many of the...

Israeli Real Estate: How to Buy on Paper

By Gedaliah Borvick We are involved in property sales throughout Israel, many of which are of existing homes. However, since demand for quality housing greatly...

Schmutter: Sit ‘N Shiver

  It’s cold. That’s all I can think about right now, as I sit in my drafty 80-plus-year-old Passaic house, five feet from my front...

Real Estate: Jerusalem’s Bedroom Communities

By Gedaliah Borvick Jerusalem is the capital of Israel and the capital of the Jewish world. For many of our clients, living there is a...

Bagel Store: Running With Courage

It is a rare opportunity to be down here in Miami Beach, Florida, with something vital and important on the agenda other than the...

More Comments From Readers About Woodmere Club Development

Let’s Compromise Dear Editor, I don’t live anywhere near the club, but this project has occupied our conversation at our Shabbat table for two years. I...

From the Editor: Politics of Hate

By Larry Gordon Publisher Speaker Nancy Pelosi has said more than a few times that she prays for President Trump. The president demonstrates that he gets...

Malkie Hirsch: Living With a Broken Heart

  By Malkie Hirsch It’s a wonder what your body does to protect your mind and heart when a trauma happens. It goes numb, but, at least...

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Orlando: Perfect Destination for Pesach Family Getaway

By Rochelle Miller With an abundance of theme parks and a plethora of exciting adventures for daily action-packed experiences, Orlando is the perfect destination for...

Coronavirus Halts Religious Gatherings in Italy

(JTA) — Ruben Golran had studied for a year and a half in anticipation of this week, when 600 of his relatives and friends...

Sanzer Rebbe at Sterns Benefits Laniado Hospital

  On Thursday evening, February 6, the Teaneck Jewish community merited a unique visit by one of Torah Jewry’s foremost leaders, thanks to the foresight...

Editors Blog

Editor’s Blog: Our Education Crisis

Rabbis have written opinion pieces warning that children in the yeshiva community are under siege by the New York State Education Department. They were...

POSSIBLE PEACE PROPOSALS

It might be rolled out fairly soon, but, then again, it may take another six months to a year. That is the Trump administration’s...

Editor’s Blog: Larry Gordon Heads to the Polls

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