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

James Hohmann Archives

06/08/20 'We don't need to overreact.' Jeff Sessions says 'politically correct policing' will 'demoralize' officers

06/01/20 How the Minneapolis riots could -- based on precedent -- give Trump a much-needed crisis rebound

04/15/20 Biden's a bystander even as Bernie endorses him

03/10/20 Bernie Sanders, 'old white guy', believes he can woo womyn to become the Dems' Last Man Standing

03/03/20 Will disgust trump an avowed socialist, hurting down-ballot candidates?

02/19/20 Conservative intellectuals launch group to challenge free-market 'fundamentalism' on the right

02/11/20 Sanders is the man to beat in New Hampshire, as the anti-Bernie vote splinters

01/23/20 Joe Biden talks Ukraine, but not impeachment, in Iowa --- as the Senate trial complicates his messaging

01/20/20 Despite impeachment farcass, prez scoring legislative wins --- and Dems claim they are too

01/16/20 Missed: The Big Story at the Dem debate wasn't Bernie v. Liz

07/22/19 Five things to watch when Bob Mueller testifies

06/04/19 'Socialism is not the answer.' John Hickenlooper discusses his Sister Souljah moment after boos in S.F.

05/21/19 The Koch network is reorganizing under a new name --- and with new priorities

05/10/19 Facebook's political problems grow as its co-founder calls for breaking up the social network

04/17/19: Tax returns show 2020 Dem candidates gave to charity, but minimally --- some pathetically

04/16/19: The nature of cyberwar is changing

03/12/19: Why Bernie might be the one to beat in New Hampshire --- at least for now

03/06/19: John Hickenlooper is the first in a string of potential moderate candidates president

02/05/19: The Koch network donor retreat turns touchy-feely

01/15/19: Anxiety about the pace of change animates populist movements

12/18/18: Russian efforts to manipulate African Americans show sophistication of disinformation campaign

11/14/18: The Congressional Progressive Caucus pushes back against moderate House Democratic forces in House leadership elections

10/30/18: Dems tiptoe around Trump in competitive House races

10/09/18: Tech giants face big test in midterm elections

08/31/18: Cuomo's attacks on Nixon in testy debate reveals fears of Democratic establishment

06/28/18: Pelosi's predicted successor going down spotlights the looming Dem identity crisis

05/15/18: Lib and conservative analysts make the same discovery: Trump voters stay loyal because they feel disrespected

04/09/18: Koch network growing frustrated with the GOP's 2018 agenda

03/29/18: How Zuckerberg's Facebook is like Gutenberg's printing press

02/09/18: Improving poll numbers give Republicans hope that the midterms might not be so bad

12/18/17: Dems risk overplaying their hand by pushing for Trump's resignation

11/28/17: 9 issues Congress will confront in December

11/15/17: If they'd listened to Trump, GOPers wouldn't be facing a lose-lose situation with Moore

07/14/17: Bipartisan initiative to thwart election hacking gains steam

07/10/17: Europe trip shows how the Trump Doctrine is situational and always in flux

07/07/17: Principled conservatives show federalism is more than a talking point by rejecting voter data requests

07/05/17: Even sweeping the suburbs would not be enough for Dems to win the House majority

04/20/17: Wake-up call for GOP in Georgia, but Dems remain unlikely to win House in 2018

04/10/17: 13 questions raised by Trump's missile strikes on Syria

04/03/17: How President Trump's threats against the Freedom Caucus may backfire

03/28/17: How Trump's presidency is succeeding

02/27/17: As Trumpism coopts CPAC, the Reagan era ends

02/15/17: 10 unanswered questions after Michael Flynn's resignation

01/05/17: Even when Trump shows backbone, his haters refuse to give him any credit

12/14/16: Ayn Rand's cabinet: Tillerson, Puzder, Pompeo and Trump himself cite the author's work as a major influence

11/15/16: Reagan Democrats are no longer Democrats. Will they ever be again?

11/10/16: Why Trump won --- and why the media missed it 10/12/16: The five most important questions guiding the final month of the campaign

08/11/16: 7 reasons Hillary Clinton's agenda would founder in Congress

07/29/16: Dems claim patriotism, Religion and American exceptionalism at convention

05/02/16: 10 reasons Cruz's Fiorina gambit will likely flop 03/31/16: The Dem convention in Philadelphia could be even messier

03/30/16: Rift over social issues tears Republicans' base

03/03/16: Why Ted Cruz might be the last, best hope for conservatives to stop Donald Trump after Super Tuesday

02/25/16: Trump's romp in Nevada shows why the establishment's conventional wisdom about his ceiling may be wrong

02/24/16: Inside Marco Rubio's suburban strategy

02/23/16: Trump seen as losing South Carolina debate