Sun Bat Yam is a spectacular new seaside real estate project combining tourism with real estate investment.
Posted on: April 6th, 2005InDepth → Front Page
Whatever happened to Jewish baseball players? Not that they're an extinct species - several Jews are currently playing in the major leagues or working their way through the minors - but Jewish baseball fans will tell you the present-day crop is relatively unaccomplished and unknown.
Posted on: March 30th, 2005InDepth → Front Page
Who stands guard at the Kotel, twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week, fifty-two weeks a year, if not the Jewish soldier, the messenger of the All-Merciful?
Posted on: March 23rd, 2005InDepth → Front Page
When the Shabbos Queen made her graceful exit the Baal Shem Tov directed that his horses be harnessed forthwith.
Posted on: March 16th, 2005InDepth → Front Page
When your child returns next year for Pesach or at the end of the z'man, he will, God willing, come back healthier and in a better frame of mind than when he left.
Posted on: March 9th, 2005InDepth → Front Page
Having learned these laws at a young age, I avoid lashon hara as a part of my routine.
Posted on: March 2nd, 2005InDepth → Front Page
There is an old Swazi legend about a beautiful maiden who fell in love with a handsome warrior.
Posted on: February 23rd, 2005InDepth → Front Page
I had always attributed the appeal of Tehillim to their universality: every person can find in them what he or she wants.
Posted on: February 16th, 2005InDepth → Front Page
So many of us make excuses for not doing the things we know we should do, citing hardships or inconveniences, real or imagined.
Posted on: February 9th, 2005InDepth → Front Page
In "The Case for Secular Studies in Yeshivas" (front-page essay, Nov. 19, 2004) I outlined my thoughts about problems yeshivas are having with general studies and suggested changes.
Posted on: February 2nd, 2005InDepth → Front Page
Much of childhood is spent in illusion. We grow up imagining things not as they are, but as we wish them to be.
Posted on: January 26th, 2005InDepth → Front Page
Our M.I.T. guru also has assisted anti-Semitic organizations in another quieter way by allowing them to publish or disseminate his books articles and recordings.
Posted on: January 19th, 2005InDepth → Front Page
Her friend "suddenly lowered his voice and said that the only ones he had trouble with were the Jews." Why? Because of the "conspiracy" and because "Jews only looked out for their own kind."
Posted on: January 12th, 2005InDepth → Front Page
The UK was not the only power helping the Mufti in 1936. The USSR-sponsored Communist Party of Palestine also did its part.
Posted on: January 5th, 2005InDepth → Front Page
Months after the Frankfurt Book Fair was accused of displaying anti-Semitic Arab literature, organizers of the world's most glamorous publishing event are still bitter about the allegations.
Posted on: December 29th, 2004InDepth → Front Page
The political interference by the rabbis is getting more and more unbearable.
Posted on: December 22nd, 2004InDepth → Front Page
One cannot think of Yiddishkeit in Elizabeth, New Jersey, without at the same time recalling the community's longtime leader, Harav Mordechai Pinchas Teitz, zt"l.
Posted on: December 15th, 2004InDepth → Front Page
It was the Wednesday afternoon before Thanksgiving. Downtown offices in Washington had emptied out for the weekend.
Posted on: December 1st, 2004InDepth → Front Page
Prologue: Oct. 2004. I am sitting at my desk holding a new book in my hands. It has just come from the printer.
Posted on: November 24th, 2004InDepth → Front Page
He spoke with such passion that even without being able to make out the words, one
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