Out With The New And In With The Old

By Anessa Cohen In the 1960s and 70s, old was out and new was in. Magnificent structures that cannot be replicated today—such as Penn Station, for one—were demolished and the...

A Host Of Questions

Quick, how do you convince people to move to the town you’re living in? I need to know, because they’re coming for Shabbos. See, I have a friend from yeshiva...

The Height Of Fright

The Wallendas are a multi-generational circus family often referred to as “The Flying Wallendas.” The family’s American circus history began in 1928 when Karl Wallenda and his troupe of...

YidParenting: Shameful Behavior

It was a really nice wedding. The chuppah was outdoors, as many are during this season. However, when the band began playing, the power suddenly cut out. As it...

Assimilation And Magyarization

An Overview Of Hungarian Jewish History, Part Two During the reign of Joseph II (1780–1790), the son of Maria Theresa, a radical new regulation was enacted. Joseph demanded that all...

Children’s Privacy: Fortnite Addiction And Amazon Echo Data Storage

By Jacob Rubinstein While technological advancements continue to enhance efficiency and productivity throughout our daily happenings, it is uncontroverted that the dangers of digital innovation present augmented and wider-ranging risks...

Boundaries For Our Kids: They’re Worth It

By Jacob Rubinstein The Netziv in last week’s parashah (14:41–43) exhorts us to synchronize our prodigious action at the moment Hashem indicates specific action is required. The first mitzvah we...

Right View: Hungarian Jewish History, Part One

  The presence of Jews in the Hungarian Duna basin coincides with the appearance of Roman legionnaires and can be traced back to the second or third century AD. Evidence...

From the Editor: Prosperity and Peace in the Middle East

  For some technical reason, I could not access Fox News online on Monday morning. I attempted to sign on a few times but to no avail. So I tried...

How Are The Kids?

By Malkie Hirsch A common question I get asked is (cue the sad eyes, the tilted head): “How are the kids?” It’s horrible to say, but because I get asked it...
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