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The Greater Jerusalem Law Saga

The objective of the Greater Jerusalem Law was to bolster the weakening demographic status of Israel's capital city and to "restore Jerusalem as the symbol and heart of the Jewish nation."

Albany Beat

Asked about the atmosphere in Albany, one former lawmaker would only speak on the condition of anonymity.

Predestination And Human Effort

Clearly, creating the menorah was beyond human capacity. Why did Moshe need to have a clear image of what it was to look like?

Title: With Might And Strength: An Autobiography

Written in somewhat of a raw, clipped style, Goren holds no punches for those whom he admired, and those whom he scorned.

Matches Made In Heaven

Since our faith teaches that EVERY person has a soul mate – a bashert – designated by Heaven, how is it so many cannot find their partners? It is impossible to know but faith and prayer HELP!

Chanukah: Not Just A Children’s Holiday

It never used to bother me; that is, until recently. Somehow, over the years, Chanukah has come to be celebrated as a children’s holiday.

Reborn In Neve Tirtza

Being in prison was hard, but I'm grateful for it because it saved my life.

The Broader Picture

In the midst of his writing, he chanced to look down at the dance floor. He noticed that from afar, it seemed like he was witnessing poetry in motion.

Hijacking The Government?

A hung jury failed to convict him, voting 10-2 for acquittal. The DOJ initially announced it was going to retry him. This week it announced it would not.

Remembering Irene

Rebbetzin Jungreis (a”h) column, initially posted upon the death of her beloved friend Irene Klass, is reprinted here as a memoriam to Irene Klass, longtime publisher of The Jewish Press, whose yahrzeit is this week. May both their memories be a blessing.

That Obama/Farrakhan Photo

Now, 13 year later, after Mr. Obama’s electoral fortunes are no longer a concern, the photo and news of the meeting have surfaced.

For Every Coin, An Address

She spoke with a smile on her face, exuding a calm acceptance of her less-than-ideal circumstances.

Celebrating 800 Years Of The Rambam

This week’s quiz: What does Israel have in common with Bolivia, Dominica, Grenada, Grenada-Grenadines, Guinee, Lesotho, Micronesia, Paraguay, Sierra Leone, Spain, St. Vincent, and...

The Trouble with Boys

In other words, our educational system that has been revamped over the years to accommodate better and more education for women, might be failing our boys.

The World’s Oldest Man

Abraham and Holocaust survivors shared the commitment to first building the future and only then allowing themselves to remember the past. That is what Abraham did in this week’s parsha.

Felix Bonfils’s Photographs Of Eretz Yisrael

Bonfils deliberately selected his subjects in order to preserve a vast range of information for geographical, ethnographic, biblical, archeological, architectural, and historical studies.

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