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

Megan McArdle Archives

03/27/18: New evidence suggests a paper co-authored by Elizabeth Warren on medical bankruptcies overstated the scale of the problem. Hmmm
03/21/18: No, driverless cars aren't far safer than human drivers
03/13/18: Toys R Us still sells lots of toys; here's why it's going under
03/06/18: Publicly slighting millions of NRA members isn't good for business --- or America
02/20/18: Tech upgrades really aren't that great anymore
02/14/18: 12 rules for life, as seen from atop a 45th birthday cake
02/07/18: I'm a libertarian. But self-driving cars won't thrive without some government 'medling'
01/26/18: Why Dems won't get their way on immigration
01/24/18: Maybe Dems learned a lesson about shutdowns
12/20/17: Sex panic harks back to the days of coddling women
12/18/17: Why 'believe all women' just doesn't work
10/31/17: Police cameras had no effect; the question is why
10/10/17: Plea bargains are a travesty. There's another way
10/03/17: It shouldn't be so easy to afford grad school
09/11/17: What it takes to be labeled a (conservative) 'hate group'
08/24/17: When we all must live in fear of online mobs
08/22/17: Shouters win town hall battles, lose the war
08/10/17: As a woman in tech, I saw these are not my people
07/26/17: What's worse than thieves? Thieving police
07/05/17: How Zillow Became an Internet Villain --- and why it matters
05/09/17: France has a leader, but not yet an opposition
02/13/17: The Dems and their immigration problem(s)
01/31/17: Whatever else Red America is wrong about, they are right about this
01/30/17: Both parties can agree on infrastructure, sort of
01/09/17: How to rekindle the magic in your political union
01/05/17: The big problem with 401(k)s we refuse to solve
12/08/16: You can argue what ought to be, or you can make it happen
10/23/16: The slow, painful death of the media's cash cow
10/05/16: Trump's 1995 return shows good tax policy at work
09/20/16: It's all about ... race? Economics? Fill in the blank, but you'll probably be wrong
09/13/16: Clinton never learns that she can't hide stumbles
08/17/16: Crack down on law schools that don't pass the bar
07/28/16: Sanders lied. His gullible Bern-ers have now learned the unsavory truth
06/23/16: Republicans Have a Shot at Replacing Obamacare
06/22/16: Is your doctor willing to sell you out for the price of a sandwich?
06/10/16: 5 reasons decent people may want to back Trump
06/08/16: Universal basic income is ahead of its time
06/03/16: What the Saudi $3.5 billion stake in Uber means for the unicorns
05/27/16: Hillary's server doesn't look like honest mistake
05/09/16: Welcome to the modern economy, where increasingly, everything not compulsory is forbidden
05/09/16: The four horsemen of the Republican apocalypse
04/21/16: Parents could go bankrupt simply trying to look adequate
04/18/16: Your assessment of the 2016 election is way off
04/13/16: Those tax 'loopholes' were created for a reason
04/01/16: Enlightened crybabies: Campuses can't become one big 'safe space'
03/16/16: A 'cashless society' is great until it's not
03/15/16: President Trump's revolution? Fear not
03/14/16: Trump's clumsy pivot to the general election
03/08/16: Trump too poor to stage a third-party run
03/07/16: We can all relate to Trump's policy tactics
02/25/16: Twitter can only lose when it polices abuse
02/09/16: Rubio faces the risk of going off script
02/08/16: Sanders and Clinton get substantive, and go wrong
02/03/16: 6 takeaways from an exciting night in Iowa
02/02/16: Trump fans should know he'll offend them next
01/04/16: Obama: Dreamer or irresponsible luftmensch?
12/21/15: Sheltered students go to college, avoid education
12/17/15: Trump disproves liberal and conservative myths
10/28/15: Preschool Helps Kids. Sometimes. Briefly.
10/26/15: If you like truth, don't watch the movie 'Truth'
10/21/15: Turns out timeless cliches and the Beatles understood the 2016 election season before the rest of us did
02/09/15: Reading the tea leaves for 2016 gets you nowhere
02/02/15: Hillary's late start won't stop punches