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The History Of Cake

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Taking Off The Edge

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Justice And Peace

We are fortunate that former Prime Minister Yair Lapid’s term was short-lived and that we escaped the type of damage he could have done to the State of Israel...

Pre-Purim Preparation

Not so long ago, PPP meant Payroll Protection Program which was a way to get the U.S. government to pay businesses to not furlough their employees during the pandemic...

The Final Exam

It was a pleasure meeting Rabbi Dr. Ari Berman, the president of Yeshiva University, last Sunday. We spent a good part of an hour getting to know one...

For The Children

The bullets, the knives, the cars used as weapons, all have names on them, and it is difficult to internalize. But along with the tragic losses in these families...

A Bittersweet Month

With the arrival of the month of Adar, the Talmud says, we are mandated to increase the amount of joy in our lives. The primary motivation is that Adar...

Getting It Right

We are a painfully divided people. This is true of those of us who live here in the U.S. as well as our brethren in Israel. Last weekend, two young...

That Time Of Year

The Super Bowl is over. It was a good game, but the food from the party that was a must for many is now in the garbage and all...
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