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Plan A, Plan B, and Plan C?

The problem-solving needs to be collaborative. Rather than working for the one person with the challenging behavior, you might work with the person.

Adventures In Sourdough

In theory, it all made sense. But would it really work in practice?

The Tallis And The Wimpel

The customs are more than just charming traditions.

Adjective Or Noun?

Don’t expect Jews in show biz to stand up, loud and proud, for their people. It ain't gonna happen, not these days. All that fame and fortune is just far too seductive--ask Larry David.

Time For A Peace Process Paradigm Change

The only two things that seem certain about Pres. Trump's Middle East soon-to-be revealed peace plan are it is likely to be acceptable to Saudi Arabia--and that it will have zero chance of success.

Two New Documentaries Bring Holocaust Survivors To The Big Screen

Gradually, a picture emerged of survivors who had each experienced a different horror, but who all shared the pain of living with the memory.

A Feud For The Ages: A History Of The Jews And The Church...

Even within the Catholic world, the bishops of some countries, such as Germany, acted autonomously, with only minimal input from Rome.

Dear Dr. Yael

While we believe that there are numerous valid paths within Orthodox Judaism, not all observant Jews are born into a community that fits them.

Learning From Lavan

Where there's a will, there's a way.

Tzitzis: In Or Out?

In general, Judaism values the private and the discrete – the “thin still voice” – over the public and the overt. Wearing one’s tzitzis tucked into one’s pants is a sign of modesty, not embarrassment

Jerusalem: A Personal Tribute

A tribute to Jerusalem, the Holy City, from a man, though born in exile, who always regarded himself as, in Agnon's words, "one who was born in Jerusalem.”

The Blueprint And All Its Components

In any event, regardless of what is reported in the media, the world is not becoming more depraved. All the spiritual advances mankind has already made will not recede.

Blackmailing Israel

Unable to achieve their objectives through dialogue, negotiations, and good will – without an appreciation of Israel’s distinctiveness and differences – leaders of liberal/progressive Jewish organizations are turning their communities against Israel.

I Need Needs

At times it almost seems as if Hashem is deliberately sabotaging our well-laid plans for serving Him. And it doesn’t make much sense.

Daf Yomi

A Threat To Life And Limb ‘How Many Lashes Are Given Him?’ (Makkos 22a-b)

Can Someone Who Borrowed From Two Joint Lenders Refuse To Repay If He’s Sued...

The reason the defendant is entitled to refuse to repay the loan or to return the deposit to only one of its owners is that he accepted the money or the deposit from both.

Q & A: A Kohen’s Prayer (Part II)

Question: Sefer Chareidim (ch. 67) cites a Midrash that Eliyahu once testified that a certain kohen who begged G-d for righteous sons merited to see all of them serve as high priests, and none of them died during his lifetime. Where exactly is this Midrash? Nathan

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