Mishpacha IDA — The “I Don’t Argue” Rule 23 Jul
The article discusses the concept of arguments in relationships and introduces the "I Don't Argue" (IDA) rule as a way to foster peace and healthier interact...
23 Jul
Chabad.org “My Mother Was Abused!” The SHOCKING Story of my childhood 21 Jul
Rabbi Yossi Kulek shares his personal story of childhood abuse in a raw and emotional recounting.
21 Jul
Halacha Headlines headphones 7/20/24 – Shiur 475 – Assassinations and Targeted Killings in Halacha – Donald Trump, Mohammad Deif, etc. 19 Jul
The discussion delves into the halachic perspective on targeted killings of Israel's enemies, considering aspects such as the rationale for permitting them, ...
19 Jul
Emes Ve-Emunah Human Rights Watch, Hamas, and Israel 18 Jul
Human Rights Watch recently released a report detailing war crimes and crimes against humanity committed by armed Palestinian groups during attacks in Israel...
18 Jul
Jewish Chronicle Parashah of the week: Balak 18 Jul
The Parashah of the week, Balak, discusses the importance of taking responsibility for our actions, emphasizing that we are accountable for the situations we...
18 Jul
Forward Peter Buxton, whistleblower who compared Tuskegee syphilis study to Nazi atrocities, dies at 86 17 Jul
Peter Buxtun, a whistleblower who exposed the unethical Tuskegee syphilis study conducted on Black men, passed away at 86. Buxtun, with a Jewish-Catholic bac...
17 Jul
The Commentary Magazine Podcast headphones EMERGENCY: The Assassination Attempt 14 Jul
The text discusses differing perspectives on the behavior of attendees during an event, with one person acknowledging a level of civility among many attendee...
14 Jul
Jewish Chronicle Can a woman continue with her pregnancy if her life is at risk? 14 Jul
In determining whether a woman can continue a pregnancy if her life is at risk, Orthodox and Progressive Jewish views offer nuanced perspectives. Orthodox Ju...
14 Jul
Halacha Headlines headphones 7/13/24 – Shiur 474 – Halacha: Can an aging forgetful leader be replaced? | Should you allow your daughter to go out with a boy who smokes or vapes? 12 Jul
The Shiur discusses two main topics. The first addresses whether it is permissible for a daughter to date a boy who smokes or vapes, including considerations...
12 Jul
JTA A Jewish couple was barred from adopting a child through a Christian agency. They’re now the face of an anti-Project 2025 campaign. 11 Jul
A Jewish couple, Gabe and Liz Rutan-Ram, were denied adoption services by a Christian agency due to their religion, leading them to become central figures in...
11 Jul
Jewish Chronicle Emotion is not a measure of truth and morality 10 Jul
Rabbi Dweck discusses the importance of not allowing emotions to solely guide decision-making, particularly in moral matters. He highlights the story of Kora...
10 Jul
Forward Has Israel really killed up to 186,000 people in Gaza? How to understand the numbers war 9 Jul
The debate over the number of civilian deaths in Gaza has been marred by political agendas, hindering a clear understanding of the true human cost of the con...
9 Jul
Forward A new Shazam-style bot will detect Shlomo Carlebach’s melodies 9 Jul
Shlomo Tannor, an AI engineer and musician, has created CarleBot, a software similar to Shazam but for Jewish melodies, specifically focusing on Rabbi Shlomo...
9 Jul
Mishpacha “Childhood Traumas Affecting Marriage” 9 Jul
The text discusses how childhood traumas can significantly impact marriage, leading to deep-rooted problems that affect personal evolution and relationships....
9 Jul
Tablet Before #MeToo—and After 8 Jul
In the narrative, the author recounts a disturbing event involving a potential encounter with a rapist known as the Center City rapist, part of a series of a...
8 Jul
Mishpacha FF Inbox: Issue 900 2 Jul
The text discusses the concept of parental involvement in a married child's life, emphasizing that while parents can offer help and support, ultimately, the ...
2 Jul
Forward Sigmund Freud understood the uncanny sensation we all felt watching the Trump-Biden debate 28 Jun
The article discusses the unsettling feeling experienced by many Americans after watching the 2024 Presidential debate between two elderly candidates - one e...
28 Jun
Jewish Chronicle The Body Shop is an ethical brand built on chutzpah 27 Jun
The Body Shop, known for its ethical stance and pioneering founder Anita Roddick, faces challenges in the ever-changing beauty industry, particularly after b...
27 Jun
Ami “I Saved Sinwar’s Life-then he killed my nephew” // A conversation with Dr. Yuval Bitton 26 Jun
Dr. Yuval Bitton, a former dentist in Israel's Nafcha Prison, saved the life of Yahya Sinwar, who later became the leader of Hamas in Gaza. Despite his profe...
26 Jun
Mishpacha Pay Her Way   24 Jun
A mother reflects on her decision to make her 17-year-old daughter work for her own spending money after a lavish party led to a credit card dispute. The dau...
24 Jun
The Beinart Notebook What if Americans Saw Palestinian and Jewish Israeli Lives as Equal? 24 Jun
The discussion revolves around the book "The Wall Between: What Jews and Palestinians Don't Want to Know About Each Other" by Raja Khouri and Jeffrey Wilkins...
24 Jun
Forward You are not obliged to finish this column 21 Jun
Shaina Taub, creator of the musical "Suffs," recently quoted Rabbi Tarfon's famous Talmudic wisdom "You are not obliged to finish the work, but neither are y...
21 Jun
Tikvah headphones Shlomo Brody on What the Jewish Tradition Says about Going to War 20 Jun
Rabbi Shlomo Brody discusses Jewish military ethics with host Jonathan Silver, focusing on the Jewish tradition's views on conducting war, including the use ...
20 Jun
Forward Google is answering search queries with AI now. What does that mean for Holocaust history? 20 Jun
A recent UNESCO report, "AI and the Holocaust: Rewriting History?" highlights concerns about the use of AI, such as Google's generative search function, in p...
20 Jun
eJewishPhilanthropy The Jewish community has an effective antidote to combat the loneliness epidemic  20 Jun
In addressing the growing issue of social isolation and loneliness highlighted by Surgeon General Vivek Murthy, the Jewish community can draw on the wisdom o...
20 Jun
Jewish Action The Dog that Doesn’t Bark 20 Jun
The article explores the concept of noticing what is not seen, using the analogy from Sherlock Holmes' story "The Adventure of Silver Blaze." It discusses th...
20 Jun
Jewish Action My Tzeniut Journey 20 Jun
A personal reflection on embracing the mitzvah of tzeniut (modesty) as a transformative journey from external appearance to internal qualities, shaping behav...
20 Jun
Jewish Action Can Social Media and Modesty Coexist? 20 Jun
Social media presents a significant challenge in maintaining modesty, especially in terms of self-promotion and sharing personal content. While it can be a p...
20 Jun
Jewish Action What Are You Good At? The Art of Positive Feedback 20 Jun
In this reflection on the importance of positive feedback and recognizing strengths, Rabbi Dr. Josh Joseph shares a personal story of how a friend's simple a...
20 Jun
Ami Saying the Loud Part Out Loud // Justice Alito is “caught” being a conservative 19 Jun
During a secretly recorded conversation at a Supreme Court dinner, Justice Samuel Alito expressed his personal views as a conservative Catholic, affirming th...
19 Jun
Tablet Salman Rushdie’s Beautiful Revenge 19 Jun
In Salman Rushdie's "Knife: Meditations After an Attempted Murder," he reflects on his experience of being stabbed during a talk in Buffalo and the subsequen...
19 Jun
Jewish Action Choosing Life: The Blessing of Caring for My Father 16 Jun
The text discusses the author's experience of caring for their sick father, who was once a survivor of Nazi Europe and Stalinist communism. The author reflec...
16 Jun
For Heaven's Sake headphones Israel at War – 4 are Free 11 Jun
Israel successfully rescued four hostages, sparking celebration in Israel but raising concerns globally due to the civilian casualties in Gaza during the ope...
11 Jun
Mishpacha Without a Doubt     4 Jun
The author reflects on a moment of realization in a social psychology class at York University about Stanley Milgram's obedience experiments in relation to t...
4 Jun
Mishpacha Poker Face 4 Jun
Learning to maintain a poker face is highlighted as a valuable skill in various aspects of life, especially in relationships and parenting. The ability to co...
4 Jun
Future of Jewish You do not need to have an opinion about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. 3 Jun
The text discusses the complexity and oversimplification of opinions on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, critiquing those who form shallow viewpoints withou...
3 Jun
Not That Kind of Rabbi headphones Canada's last remaining faith reporter reflects the past, and future, of religion 3 Jun
John Longhurst, the last remaining faith reporter in Canada, reflects on the evolution of religion coverage in media. Longhurst initiated reporting on variou...
3 Jun
Jewish Chronicle Nursery worker loses tribunal claim against United Synagogue 31 May
A former nursery worker at Little Goldies, which was shut down by the United Synagogue following concerns about hygiene and safeguarding practices, lost her ...
31 May
Forward My fellow supporters of Israel's war: We must grieve the horrifying deaths of innocent Palestinians in Rafah 29 May
A Jewish columnist reflects on the emotional toll of supporting Israel's war efforts in the face of civilian casualties, particularly in the aftermath of a t...
29 May
Forward What will they say about you when you die? 29 May
Rabbi Daniel Cohen reflects on the fragility of life and the importance of living with a sense of urgency and purpose in his personal narrative about a life-...
29 May
Forward 2 students at LA Orthodox school accuse staff member of "inappropriate relationship" 29 May
Two students at YULA, an Orthodox Jewish high school in Los Angeles, came forward to report an inappropriate sexual relationship with a female staff member, ...
29 May
Jewish Chronicle A dozen Charedi schools received official warnings last year 28 May
The Department for Education issued warnings to 12 Charedi schools in 2023 following critical inspections, prompting schools to create action plans to addres...
28 May
Tablet The Rise of Kosher Wagyu Beef 28 May
Kosher restaurants are increasingly incorporating wagyu beef, a highly marbled and luxurious Japanese cattle breed, into their menus, a trend that has long b...
28 May
Creative Judaism My solution to BULLYING! | Parshah Rabbit Hole Ep. 32 (Behar) 23 May
Exploring the consequences for bullies in the afterlife and discussing the ethical treatment of supernatural bears in this episode of Parshah Rabbit Hole.
23 May
eJewishPhilanthropy Breaking barriers: A Black Christian DEI practitioner’s journey in the Jewish nonprofit field 22 May
Whitney Weathers, a Black Christian woman working in the Jewish nonprofit sector as a diversity, equity, inclusion, and justice practitioner, reflects on her...
22 May
Chabad.org My Infertility Journey & Losing the Baby I Prayed For 21 May
The video delves into Rochel's emotional journey of overcoming infertility struggles and the tragic loss of one of her twins, finding strength and faith alon...
21 May
Mishpacha Returning 21 May
On Lag B'Omer, amidst the tragedy in Meron, a woman grapples with buying a shirt for her son despite the chaos. She stumbles upon a wallet with a boy's ident...
21 May
Forward Ivan Boesky, financier whose downfall led to a Jewish communal reckoning, dies at 82 20 May
Ivan Boesky, a prominent Jewish financier involved in illegal insider trading in the 1980s, passed away at 87. Boesky's misconduct caused a stir in the Jewis...
20 May
JTA Ivan Boesky, financier whose downfall led to a Jewish communal reckoning, dies at 87 20 May
Ivan Boesky, a prominent Jewish financier involved in illegal insider trading in the 1980s, recently passed away at 87. Boesky's downfall caused a stir in th...
20 May
Forward International Criminal Court prosecutor seeks arrest warrants for Benjamin Netanyahu and Hamas leaders 20 May
The prosecutor for the International Criminal Court is seeking arrest warrants for Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Defense Minister Yoav Gallan...
20 May