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On the Bookshelf

6 Iyyar 5777 – May 1, 2017
I had a passion for reading and read anything from The Hardy Boys to any book I could get my hands on.

Israel Memorial Day: The Yeshiva That Pays The Price

4 Iyyar 5777 – April 29, 2017
More and more we are becoming aware of the fact that there is a gaping hole in our lives – the ability to connect to God with our emotions, something connected to the idea of prophecy.

The People of Israel Live, Endure And Eat Falafel

29 Nisan 5777 – April 24, 2017
Whoever doesn't have the courage can read a little bit and then close the book, go to the kitchen and take some ice cream out of the freezer.

Remembering A Bielski Hero

25 Nisan 5777 – April 20, 2017
The German advance was so rapid that within a short time they found themselves prisoners in the Stolpce ghetto.

Drones, Satellites, And Cyber Warfare: An interview with Jerusalem Post editor-in-chief Yaakov Katz

18 Nisan 5777 – April 13, 2017
What a lot of people don’t know, though, is that Israel used a very sophisticated cyber weapon to basically blind Syrian radar systems [during its aerial raid on the facility].

‘The Target Audience For Our Books Is Any Observant Jew’: An interview with Koren...

10 Nisan 5777 – April 5, 2017
We’re a halachic publisher. But in our hashkafa, Zionism is important, the state of Israel is important, and engaging the world is important.

Former EU MP: “Ayatollah Khomeini was like Stalin”

8 Nisan 5777 – April 4, 2017
Former EU MP Paulo Casaca claimed that there are a number of striking parallels between the 1979 Iranian Revolution, the 1917 Bolshevik Revolution and Hitler becoming Chancellor of Germany in 1933.

Reborn In Neve Tirtza

8 Nisan 5777 – April 3, 2017
Being in prison was hard, but I'm grateful for it because it saved my life.

‘From Darkness To A New Dawn’: Israel’s Support Network for IDF Widows and Orphans

3 Nisan 5777 – March 29, 2017
The organization has just seven paid employees but scores of volunteers who agree to a minimum three-year commitment with IDFWO.

On The Bookshelf

1 Nisan 5777 – March 27, 2017
​I sense more and more people with strong Torah background who are bothered by questions of the mission of the Jew and the Torah's relationship to the larger world.

Miles And Miles Of Smiles: An interview with author Gitty Stolik

25 Adar 5777 – March 22, 2017
Humor should not be used to make fun of people. We have to laugh with people, not against them.

Landing On A Different Planet

23 Adar 5777 – March 20, 2017
Total strangers from all over the world opened their hearts and pocketbooks.

Converted Masters; World Famous Masterpieces With a Jewish Twist

Beneath the humor and fun is the depth of emotion oand expression that this artist brings to each canvas.

Rescuing My Family From Yemen

As a Jew in Yemen, you live in your own little bubble and don't associate with the world around you.

Fighting For Israel’s Legal Rights: An interview with ZOA Israel Director Jeff Daube

19 Adar 5777 – March 16, 2017
The Trump administration is waiting to hear our suggestions. They are looking to us to be proactive and speak out about what we would like.

The Artist Who Moves With The Times

16 Adar 5777 – March 13, 2017
Harel specializes in oil paints, etching, wood-cut, silk-print and lithography. He also specializes in details that surprise.

Trump, Radical Islam, And U.S.-Israel Relations: An Interview with Gregg Roman, director of the...

11 Adar 5777 – March 8, 2017
I think the rollout of Trump’s first executive order on immigration was amateur. But the spirit of the order was correct.

The Book You Must Read

9 Adar 5777 – March 6, 2017
How do you capture the essence of a larger-than-life person?

‘The Only Freedom We Have Is In The Torah’: An interview with longtime educator...

4 Adar 5777 – March 1, 2017
My mother told us when we were growing up that we have to be like Yosef in Mitzrayim. Being Jewish and living a Jewish life was fundamental.

The Rabbi In The Basement

2 Adar 5777 – February 27, 2017
I had not seen a black hat in... years.

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