Washington Wrap
Israeli media outlets reported that Trump and company are planning a sort of “September surprise” ahead of the Israeli elections

By Omri Nahmias

Washington Wrap
The withdrawal from Afghanistan comes as America seeks to draw down its military presence in Syria and Iraq

By Omri Nahmias

The Rose Report
Forty days to elections, Israel’s political map

By Binyamin Rose

LifeLines
These were clearly suicide missions, but in the army you don’t question the orders of your superiors

By C. Saphir

Inside Israel
The issue of Shabbos observance in Israeli cities is growing more tense as secular Israelis demand new rights

By Eliezer Shulman

Standing Ovation
Before long it became the classic “Ani Maamin”

By Dovid Nachman Golding

Off the Couch
"Your husband is a victim of some very dangerous advice”

By Jacob L. Freedman MD

Hit the Trail
Maybe we shouldn’t write off Abba so quickly…

By Rabbi Ephraim Schwartz

Family Reflections
Discomfort can be a catalyst for change

By Sarah Chana Radcliffe

Yardsticks
A quick calculation in my head — fabric, beadwork, sewing, overhead, markup — and I estimated the gown would cost in the 18k range. “Nuts,” I muttered

By Esty Heller

Parshah
A good way to assess your avodas Hashem throughout the year

By Faigy Peritzman

Second Thoughts
The inevitable result of raising generations without Torah anchoring

By Rabbi Emanuel Feldman

Windows
Bugs in this middle category raise a YELLOW alert. Someone (read Mom) needs to “take care” of it ASAP

By G. Shulman

Story Time
With barely any strength left, Yonatan entered the giant city and looked around for the orphans. He didn’t see them anywhere

By Y. Bromberg