When Racheli was six, it occurred to me that perhaps we shouldn’t wait until we had finished raising our own children before taking in a foster child

By C. Saphir

Magazine Feature
Rabbi Mordechai Besser has a rare insider’s view of the strengths and challenges of both the Modern Orthodox educational system and the chareidi yeshivah world

By Barbara Bensoussan

Magazine Feature
48 years ago, El Al pilot Uri Bar Lev summoned his wits and grit to avert a hijacking, forcing a change in the international rules for confronting hijackers

By Shlomi Gil

Shul of My Youth
Rabbi Shlomo Bentolila, never gave up. Week after week he called every single person in the kehillah, exhorting them to come Shabbat morning. Soon his efforts began to pay off, an ...

By Debbie Bensaid (née Bentolila)

Global View
With sanctions biting, will money talk to Iran?

By Gershon Burstyn

Washington Wrap
Caught in the crossfire. Pastor Andrew Brunson

By Omri Nahmias

Washington Wrap
Centrists battle socialists for soul of Democratic Party

By Omri Nahmias

Washington Wrap
The battle now on to defend New York’s yeshivos

By Omri Nahmias

5 out of 10
More basic buzzwords to keep that résumé rolling

By Dovid Bashevkin

There’s nothing like the satisfaction of a job well done

By Alexandra Fleksher

Voice in the Crowd
What really makes Ohr Chaim special is the Jews

By Yisroel Besser

Time to change our children’s attitude — and our own

By Rabbi Asher Dicker

Text Messages
Great writer, awful person. Does it matter?

By Eytan Kobre


By Yonoson Rosenblum