Many adults can now take up to 12 weeks off from work to care for an ill parent without losing their job, under the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993.
British rocker Roger Waters published an open letter calling on fellow musicians to join a boycott of Israel.
“I write to you now, my brothers...
It is not everyday that a young man from Potomac, Maryland travels for tens of thousands of miles to join the Israel Navy.
When a doctor told her there was no hope... she decided not to listen.
I know families with an OTD child that are very right wing, moderate Charedi, and right wing Modern Orthodox.
She teaches all things explosive: from how to handle the explosives themselves to utilizing them in operations, such as gaining access to buildings.
With your decision to release the murderer you spit on the graves of my mother and my brother.
Rebbetzin, I have seen families where cousins, aunts and uncles are not even invited to one another’s weddings.
Our Radio guy Yishai Fleisher is joined by Walid Shantur, an Arab American hailing from a village near Ramallah whom Yishai had met in Ithaca, NY.
The first time was many years ago. I had just concluded explanations about Yeshivat Knesset Yisrael” which arrived in Hebron from Slobodka, in Lithuania...
Often one spouse accuses the other of being an over-spender. But what exactly is “overspending”? This definition changes from family to family; for one,...
The negotiations announcement came after Israel promised to release 104 Palestinian prisoners with Jewish blood on their hands.
Scrambled air force jets shooting down a drone, an Arab attacking them with rocks are not the usual concerns with sending your children on a school trip.
A sentence has not been pronounced yet, but the murderer of Asher Palmer and his infant son Yonathan faces the possibility of a life sentence.
When all the ribbetting is silenced, we begin to hear an old, familiar tune: the melodious song of our own souls.
Community is one of the factors that has brought many people, including Olim, to come to live in the small towns of Judea and Samaria.
Mariam wanted her sons to die a glorious Jihad death, taking as many innocent lives as possible with him. If there was one thing Mariam was not, it was a mother.
Individual therapy can be very helpful as long as the therapist does not turn his or her client against the spouse without hearing their side of it.
Why inadequate husbands can still be great dads
What is it about Jacob that he seemingly can’t stop the favoritism?
There are so many things that aren't normal about life here. Having a pile of gas masks in a corner of the room, for example, isn't normal.
Michelle and I send our warmest wishes to all those celebrating Hanukkah around the world.
“Fill the Void” is the title of Rama Burshtein’s film that played to critical acclaim at the recent Toronto International Film Festival and earned seven Ophir Awards -- the Israeli Oscars -- including one for best film and best director, and has become Israel’s entry into the 2012 Oscars' foreign language category.
Chanukah is just about upon us and Jews across the planet are looking forward to family gatherings, delicious food (you can’t feel too guilty eating oily latkes and high carb donuts on the chag – hey, it’s practically a mitzvah to do so); giving and receiving gifts and in general celebrating our survival – our spiritual continuance as God-fearing Jews. (Our physical survival is an event we acknowledge on Purim.)
Who are These People? Are they even Jewish? Honestly?
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