In this issue

Jonathan Tobin: Defending the Right to a Jewish State

Heather Hale: Compliment your kids without giving them big heads

Megan Shauri: 10 ways you are ruining your own happiness

Carolyn Bigda: 8 Best Dividend Stocks for 2015

Kiplinger's Personal Finance editors: 7 Things You Didn't Know About Paying Off Student Loans

Samantha Olson: The Crucial Mistake 55% Of Parents Are Making At Their Baby's Bedtime

Densie Well, Ph.D., R.D. Open your eyes to yellow vegetables

The Kosher Gourmet by Megan Gordon With its colorful cache of purples and oranges and reds, COLLARD GREEN SLAW is a marvelous mood booster --- not to mention just downright delish
April 18, 2014

Rabbi Yonason Goldson: Clarifying one of the greatest philosophical conundrums in theology

Caroline B. Glick: The disappearance of US will

Megan Wallgren: 10 things I've learned from my teenagers

Lizette Borreli: Green Tea Boosts Brain Power, May Help Treat Dementia

John Ericson: Trying hard to be 'positive' but never succeeding? Blame Your Brain

The Kosher Gourmet by Julie Rothman Almondy, flourless torta del re (Italian king's cake), has royal roots, is simple to make, . . . but devour it because it's simply delicious

April 14, 2014

Rabbi Dr Naftali Brawer: Passover frees us from the tyranny of time

Greg Crosby: Passing Over Religion

Eric Schulzke: First degree: How America really recovered from a murder epidemic

Georgia Lee: When love is not enough: Teaching your kids about the realities of adult relationships

Cameron Huddleston: Freebies for Your Lawn and Garden

Gordon Pape: How you can tell if your financial adviser is setting you up for potential ruin

Dana Dovey: Up to 500,000 people die each year from hepatitis C-related liver disease. New Treatment Has Over 90% Success Rate

Justin Caba: Eating Watermelon Can Help Control High Blood Pressure

The Kosher Gourmet by Joshua E. London and Lou Marmon Don't dare pass over these Pesach picks for Manischewitz!

April 11, 2014

Rabbi Hillel Goldberg: Silence is much more than golden

Caroline B. Glick: Forgetting freedom at Passover

Susan Swann: How to value a child for who he is, not just what he does

Cameron Huddleston: 7 Financial Tasks You Should Tackle Right Now

Sandra Block and Lisa Gerstner: How to Profit From Your Passion

Susan Scutti: A Simple Blood Test Might Soon Diagnose Cancer

Chris Weller: Have A Slow Metabolism? Let Science Speed It Up For You

The Kosher Gourmet by Diane Rossen Worthington Whitefish Terrine: A French take on gefilte fish

April 9, 2014

Jonathan Tobin: Why Did Kerry Lie About Israeli Blame?

Samuel G. Freedman: A resolution 70 years later for a father's unsettling legacy of ashes from Dachau

Jessica Ivins: A resolution 70 years later for a father's unsettling legacy of ashes from Dachau

Kim Giles: Asking for help is not weakness

Kathy Kristof and Barbara Hoch Marcus: 7 Great Growth Israeli Stocks

Matthew Mientka: How Beans, Peas, And Chickpeas Cleanse Bad Cholesterol and Lowers Risk of Heart Disease

Sabrina Bachai: 5 At-Home Treatments For Headaches

The Kosher Gourmet by Daniel Neman Have yourself a matzo ball: The secrets bubby never told you and recipes she could have never imagined

April 8, 2014

Lori Nawyn: At Your Wit's End and Back: Finding Peace

Susan B. Garland and Rachel L. Sheedy: Strategies Married Couples Can Use to Boost Benefits

David Muhlbaum: Smart Tax Deductions Non-Itemizers Can Claim

Jill Weisenberger, M.S., R.D.N., C.D.E : Before You Lose Your Mental Edge

Dana Dovey: Coffee Drinkers Rejoice! Your Cup Of Joe Can Prevent Death From Liver Disease

Chris Weller: Electric 'Thinking Cap' Puts Your Brain Power Into High Gear

The Kosher Gourmet by Marlene Parrish A gift of hazelnuts keeps giving --- for a variety of nutty recipes: Entree, side, soup, dessert

April 4, 2014

Rabbi David Gutterman: The Word for Nothing Means Everything

Charles Krauthammer: Kerry's folly, Chapter 3

Amy Peterson: A life of love: How to build lasting relationships with your children

John Ericson: Older Women: Save Your Heart, Prevent Stroke Don't Drink Diet

John Ericson: Why 50 million Americans will still have spring allergies after taking meds

Cameron Huddleston: Best and Worst Buys of April 2014

Stacy Rapacon: Great Mutual Funds for Young Investors

Sarah Boesveld: Teacher keeps promise to mail thousands of former students letters written by their past selves

The Kosher Gourmet by Sharon Thompson Anyone can make a salad, you say. But can they make a great salad? (SECRETS, TESTED TECHNIQUES + 4 RECIPES, INCLUDING DRESSINGS)

April 2, 2014

Paul Greenberg: Death and joy in the spring

Dan Barry: Should South Carolina Jews be forced to maintain this chimney built by Germans serving the Nazis?

Mayra Bitsko: Save me! An alien took over my child's personality

Frank Clayton: Get happy: 20 scientifically proven happiness activities

Susan Scutti: It's Genetic! Obesity and the 'Carb Breakdown' Gene

Lecia Bushak: Why Hand Sanitizer May Actually Harm Your Health

Stacy Rapacon: Great Funds You Can Own for $500 or Less

Cameron Huddleston: 7 Ways to Save on Home Decor

The Kosher Gourmet by Steve Petusevsky Exploring ingredients as edible-stuffed containers (TWO RECIPES + TIPS & TECHINQUES)

Jewish World Review

Robert J. Samuelson Archives

03/28/16: We're not a poor country, Donald
03/23/16: The biggest cyber heist ever?
03/22/16: Trade myths and realities
03/18/16: Here's good news for discouraged workers --- and the country
03/14/16: Soaking the rich: a primer
03/11/16: Is the U.S. economy $3 trillion stronger than we think?
03/09/16: Why you might just miss old-time political bosses
03/03/16: The hard times Americans often forget
02/29/16: A new theory of inequality
02/25/16: A nation hooked on cheap money
02/22/16: Despite endless evidence to the contrary, economists maintain faith in immortal business
02/18/16: An impending recession?
02/15/16: Budget fairy tales
02/09/16: The false charms of Bernie Sanders' single-payer plan
02/04/16: It's still the economy, stupid!
02/02/16: The dangerous deficits our candidates aren't talking about
01/28/16: An upbeat economic story
01/25/16: What's behind the global stock sell-off?
01/20/16: What on earth is going on with the stock market?
01/18/16: Why economic growth lags
01/14/16: The China bubble pops: How will that affect the world economy?
01/11/16: Is the next recession on its way?
01/07/16: Can the GOP survive its civil war?
01/04/16: The 'hollowing' of the middle class?
12/28/15: Fighting climate change requires more than soothing fantasies
12/23/15: The hard truth why America's stubborn poverty persists
12/22/15: The startup slump
12/21/15: How Trump does it
12/18/15: The Bernanke file
12/21/15: How Trump does it
12/15/15: Runaway spending on the elderly shortchanges us all
12/08/15: Cybergeddon
12/03/15: The multinational tax muddle
11/30/15: Generational warfare, anyone?
11/23/15: The Achilles' heel of American foreign policy
11/16/15: Remarkably, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac's importance today is unparalleled
11/10/15: Those calling for a 'probe' of Exxon Mobil threaten free speech
11/0/2/15: Middle-class tax increase looms
10/27/15: Grading the budget deal: A messy agreement for our messy political world
10/27/15: Dump the debt ceiling
10/22/15: Are we No. 1? It depends
10/20/15: The flight from reality
10/15/15: The coming cyber wars?
10/12/15: The mysterious investment bust
10/07/15: Economic magicians wanted
10/05/15: A safety net --- not a gravy train
09/30/15: A global recession?
09/22/15: We vastly exaggerated Fed's powers
09/14/15: Obama's economic choices leaving his successor horrible hurdles
09/07/15: Will China crash? The connection between economics and politics
09/03/15: The wage-price spiral breaks down
08/31/15: Globalization at warp speed
08/27/15: Behind the commodities bust
08/24/15: Internet roulette
08/20/15: Europe's warning for the U.S. on jobs
08/17/15: China's risky money game
08/13/15: Will the Fed's 'liftoff' be grounded?
08/10/15: Curbing global warming: Mission impossible?
08/03/15: Why -- and how -- health spending rebounds?
08/03/15: Minimum-wage madness is back
07/30/15: Explaining the world's economic funk
07/27/15: Medicare and Medicaid --- a tarnished triumph
07/23/15: The trouble with Hillary's profit-sharing plan
07/20/15: Is Puerto Rico our Greece?
07/16/15: Productivity worldwide mysteriously goes bust
07/13/15: The danger of China's crash
07/09/15: The Greek crisis becomes a high-stakes drama over where Europe is headed
07/06/15: Greece's troubles offer a tutorial for the world
06/30/15: What Greece's crisis will mean for the world economy
06/29/15: The next financial crisis?
06/25/15: Draining the budget: America's runaway spending on the elderly
06/22/15: The CEO backlash
06/18/15: I married my favorite teacher
06/15/15: The deeper significance of the recent oil price collapse
06/11/15: Why the latest government hack may actually be a blessing
06/08/15: The plight of the young and unemployed
06/04/15: The Fed: welfare for the wealthy?
06/01/15: Economy caught in a vicious cycle of its own fear and ignorance
05/28/15: Are we playing minimum-wage roulette?
05/26/15: China's coming crash?
05/21/15: Stop the calculated lie: The 'low-wage recovery' is a myth
05/19/15: Why would our pols purposely weaken US competitiveness?
05/14/15: Why we love World War II
05/11/15: POOF! goes the big tradeoff
05/07/15: The 'exorbitant privilege' and its stubborn costs
05/04/15: A trade watershed?
04/30/15: China's new, better 'leap forward'
04/23/15: A welcome debate on generational justice
04/20/15: The power of Moore's Law
04/18/15: Middle-aged capitalism
04/14/15: The tax revolt, RIP?
04/09/15: The investment bust (explained)
04/06/15: The hopeful quest for 'full employment'
04/02/15: Here's something that worked
03/30/15: Partners in posturing
03/26/15: A slump to remember: The Fed must remember the disastrous outcome the last time it adopted tighter policies too soon
03/23/15: Whither the Fed? From mighty agency to something more tentative
03/19/15: Shareholder capitalism on trial
03/16/15: The robots are coming: Society can adjust to new technology; will it?
03/12/15: Increases wages --- with an asterisk
03/05/15: Be skeptical of 'net neutrality'
02/26/15: Family-friendly politics
02/23/15: Obama's top economists: 'Inequality isn't Middle Class' gratest challenge'
02/19/15: A new economic mystery: Negative interest rates
02/16/15: Technology doesn't pay off the way it used to
02/12/15: World debt is good?
02/09/15: The twisted priorities of a graying nation
02/05/15: College is no panacea
02/02/15: What if everything we know about the 'housing bubble' turned out to be wrong?
01/29/15: Austerity on trial: The world watches as 'it's Greek' changes its meaning
01/26/15: How other nations' troubles could slow U.S. growth
01/22/15: Setting the record straight on Reagan, Volcker and inflation: Part 2
01/19/15: Economists are baffled about Obama's recovery
01/14/15: 'Dynamic' deceptions: Washington's enlightened budgeting vs. cooking the books
01/12/15: Who stopped inflation? Volcker, Reagan and history
01/08/15: Europe's other unending crisis
01/05/15: Is the economic slog really over?
01/02/15: Five economic stories to watch in 2015
12/29/14: 'Helping' the middle class won't fix its psychological problems