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A New York Boy Becomes an Israeli Farmer

11 Elul 5776 – September 14, 2016
Since that day, back in 1999, the project I started - called “Israel Trees” - has planted a bit more than 120,000 new fruit trees all across Israel.

High-Tech Heroine

7 Elul 5776 – September 9, 2016
I started labeling myself a Muslim Zionist two years ago.

On the Bookshelf

I have closde to 10,000 books, covering all kinds of things in Jewish studies.

Fighting Israel’s Battle Online An Interview with Influential Blogger: ‘Elder of Ziyon’

4 Elul 5776 – September 7, 2016
The question was: Would you support a two-state solution if it meant the conflict was completely over and no more claims could be made?

In the Kosher Trenches: The Work of KosherQuest

3 Elul 5776 – September 5, 2016
Before long, people began calling Rabbi Eidlitz with their kashrus questions.

Steven Hill’s Mission imPossible

28 Av 5776 – August 31, 2016
Steve felt himself drawn by the spirit that moved them. The spark that had been kindled in the shul in Seattle became a fire that would not be quenched – that demanded to be fed.

Rebbetzin Of The World: An Interview with Rebbetzin Esther Jungreis

20 Av 5776 – August 23, 2016
"The idea of bringing people back to Yiddishkeit was inside me from my childhood days."

Israel’s First Patient Advocate

19 Av 5776 – August 22, 2016
Patients who have “barriers to care,” such as cultural or language differences or physical disabilities, are particularly interesting to Kilim.

On the Bookshelf

9 Av 5776 – August 12, 2016
I look to my parents and rebbeim as my primary infulences. And I think that's how it should be.

150,000 Jewish Books In 50 Languages: An Interview with Bibliophile Israel Mizrahi

7 Av 5776 – August 10, 2016
The story of bookstores in the U.S. in general – not just Jewish bookstores – is a pretty bad one.

VIDEO: Ben Ehrenreich Shares his Love for the Sbarro Massacre Mastermind’s Family

5 Av 5776 – August 9, 2016
Today is the 15th anniversary of the infamous Sbarro pizza shop bombing, masterminded by Ahlam Tamimi.

Swimming for Gold, Wearing Blue and White

Three-time NCAA All-American and member of two national championship-winning freestyle relay teams, Andrea Murez is a legit medal possibility for Israel

Can This Jewish Republican Outsider Change the Face of Missouri?

27 Tammuz 5776 – August 1, 2016
Eric Greitens received a PhD from Oxford, founded a nationally-renowned nonprofit, and survived combat as a Navy SEAL. Whether he can survive Missouri politics remains to be seen.

The Prayers Of A Lifetime

24 Tammuz 5776 – July 29, 2016
To the amazement of the bedraggled group of prisoners, Rav Yaakov proceeded to recite the entire parsha from memory.

God, Evolution, And Darwin: An Interview with Molecular Biologist Douglas Axe

22 Tammuz 5776 – July 27, 2016
I’m not arguing against common ancestry or some form of descent with modification. What I’m saying is that accidental processes cannot possibly have invented these things.

Showing Off His Chops On “Chopped”

6 Tammuz 5776 – July 11, 2016
The skill of condensing a large amount of information helped him pack an hour’s worth of cooking in the thirty minutes provided.

Mekonen: An Ethiopian Commander In The IDF

Determined, he chose to make his life a success.

A Tribute to Humanity’s Teacher

30 Sivan 5776 – July 6, 2016
Elie Wiesel was one of the most important people in the post-WW II period. He spoke truth to power, He spoke up for those for whom no one else championed. For that he received the Nobel Peace Prize.

A Meeting with Magda Haroun, Head of Egypt’s Jewish Community

28 Sivan 5776 – July 3, 2016
Magda's dreams is an Egypt that is cosmopolitan and tolerant, that embraces the breadth of humanity that Egypt embodied in recent memory.

Gray Matter

24 Sivan 5776 – June 29, 2016
The ADL, supported by naïve Jewish donors, offers assurances of support for Israel and Jewish causes but offered only evasions when asked direct questions

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