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Yishai on AlJazeera & Cleaning Up Conversion Post-Freundel
 
Not So Kosher Shemittah L’Mehadrin

October 24, 2014 - 3:42 PM
 
US Bans Embassy Personnel from Part of Jerusalem Light Rail Route

October 24, 2014 - 1:00 PM
 
Two Israeli Women Killed in Nepal Bus Crash

October 24, 2014 - 12:05 PM
 
Women of the Wall Smuggle Tiny Torah Scroll to Western Wall

October 24, 2014 - 11:10 AM
 
New York Doctor Infected with Ebola [video]

October 24, 2014 - 9:46 AM
 
Tearful Message from Baby Terror Victim’s Grandfather

October 24, 2014 - 9:35 AM
 
Romney and Joe Lieberman to Address Israel-Americans in Washington

October 24, 2014 - 8:59 AM
 
Arab Rioters Attack Jewish-owned Buildings in Old City [video]

October 24, 2014 - 6:17 AM
 
J Street U Blames Jews for Terrorist’s Murderous Rampage

October 24, 2014 - 1:25 AM
 
Boko Haram Kidnaps Another 25 Nigerian Girls

October 24, 2014 - 1:03 AM
 
New York City Hospital Testing Patient for Ebola Virus

October 23, 2014 - 11:46 PM
 
Arabs Continue Terror with Rock Attacks in Jerusalem

October 23, 2014 - 8:05 PM
 
Netanyahu Convenes Top Brass in Jerusalem Over Terror Attack

October 23, 2014 - 8:00 PM
 
News for Israel: Boeing Sells Data, Drawings to Iran

October 23, 2014 - 6:22 PM
 
US-led Coalition Destroys Syrian Oil Wells

October 23, 2014 - 5:56 PM
 
Suspected Ebola Patient Quarantined in Lebanon

October 23, 2014 - 5:19 PM
 
Convicted Terrorists Still Have Drivers’ Licenses, But . . .

October 23, 2014 - 4:42 PM
 
Terror: US Pledges Support for Canada but Tells Israel to Stay Calm

October 23, 2014 - 2:50 PM
 
The Shabbos Project: Jews Worldwide Keeping This Shabbos Together

October 23, 2014 - 2:45 PM
 
Israel Railways Going ‘Electric’

October 23, 2014 - 1:36 PM
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Posted on: January 4th, 2006

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Whenever I have a speaking engagement, I always ask people to turn on their cell phones.

 

Posted on: December 28th, 2005

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In Canada and the U.S., the government has passed new legislation to protect us.

 

Posted on: December 21st, 2005

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Last week I wrote about how some well-meaning professionals can manipulate the situation in order to get you to do what they feel is in your best interest.

 

Posted on: May 18th, 2005

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Most people over 40 have experienced a time or two when their mind just goes blank.

 

Posted on: May 11th, 2005

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Last week I told Moshe's and Richard's stories. These two men gave their all to their jobs despite the diseases that made it more and more difficult to do so.

 

Posted on: May 4th, 2005

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My generation, for the most part, had a very strong work ethic. It came, perhaps, because many of us grew up as children of immigrants and we inherited it from our parents.

 

Posted on: April 27th, 2005

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We want people to behave toward us in a certain way. When they don't, we get angry.

 

Posted on: April 20th, 2005

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Last week I shared part of a letter by a mother of a chronically ill child.

 

Posted on: April 6th, 2005

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Birthdays, anniversaries, life cycle events are all times we look forward to.

 

Posted on: March 30th, 2005

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I recently had the privilege of meeting with a support group that consisted of spouses, children and friends of the residents of a nursing home.

 

Posted on: March 23rd, 2005

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This e-mail came across my desk. It was written by that famous writer known as "unknown author."

 

Posted on: March 16th, 2005

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Many years ago, I worked for a school division as a Special Education Resource Teacher.

 

Posted on: March 9th, 2005

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Words do not always come out right. They don't always express the depth of our emotions or what we want to say.

 

Posted on: March 2nd, 2005

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My last several articles talked about the common experience for many "well spouses" of juggling simchas and crises at the same time.

 

Posted on: February 23rd, 2005

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I have been writing a series of articles on managing simchas and crises when they occur at the same time.

 

Posted on: February 16th, 2005

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In a crisis, few of us know how to act. We desperately want to help, but we are afraid of overstepping or intruding where we shouldn't.

 

Posted on: February 2nd, 2005

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Last week I relayed Evelyn's story. She is a well spouse who was making a simcha.

 

Posted on: January 12th, 2005

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Dealing with chronic illness when planning even the most joyous of occasions is very difficult, even when there is no crisis at the moment.

 

Posted on: January 5th, 2005

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For more than a year now, I have been relating stories from and about well spouses. When these stories reflected a common experience, I wrote about them.

 

Posted on: December 29th, 2004

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When we first marry, we assume life will be wonderful. We rarely think about or discuss potential problems or the possibility of illness darkening our doorstep.

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