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

Aaron Blake Archives

07/20/20 4 things that could swing the 2020 race toward Trump
04/14/20 The 11 most logical picks for Biden's vice president, ranked
03/18/20 What yesterday's primaries taught us and what we learned about the 2020 race on a highly unusual day of voting
03/16/20 Winners and losers from the Sanders-Biden debate
03/11/20 5 takeaways from Tuesday's primaries
03/06/20 Romney may vote against Trump again --- this time with some bite
03/04/20 5 takeaways from Super Tuesday
03/02/20 4 takeaways from the South Carolina primary
02/26/20 Winners and losers from the South Carolina Dem debate
02/19/20 What to expect from Mike Bloomberg’s vital first debate
02/10/20 Winners and losers from the New Hampshire Dem debate
02/06/20 6 takeaways from the early Iowa caucus results
01/22/20 Collins and Romney hold the keys in the impeachment trial. Here's what they signaled on Day One
01/15/20 Winners and losers from the Iowa Dem debate
12/20/19 Winners and losers from the December Dem debate
12/16/19 The Big Question for Dems on impeachment, now that it's happening
11/21/19 Winners and losers from the November Dem debate
10/16/19 Winners and losers from the October Dem debate
10/13/19 The top 15 Democratic presidential candidates of 2020, ranked and tiered
09/23/19 Why the 2020 Dem race is still a mystery
09/18/19 A key witness in the Brett Kavanaugh saga comes down on his side
09/13/19 Winners and losers from the third Dem debate
09/09/19 Dems try to potty-mouthing their way to voters' attention
08/29/19 That time Sacha Baron Cohen got GOP Trump opponent to promote arming small children
08/28/19 Trump's approval is way down in key states, right? Don't celebrate just yet, Dems
08/22/19 Every time Trump uses this word to disparage a woman, we have a debate. It's time to settle it
08/13/19 Biden's mounting slip-ups and why they matter
08/01/19 Winners and losers from second night of second Dem debate
07/31/19 Winners and losers from first night of second Dem debate
07/15/19 Which 2020 Dems are on the endangered list?
07/08/19 Biden explains his poor debate with some odd defenses
07/03/19 Some bad - and some even worse - poll news for Bernie Sanders
07/01/19 The danger of Jimmy Carter calling Trump an illegitimate president
06/27/19 Winners and losers from Dem presidential debate's first night
06/21/19 Iran is putting Trump the 'madman' to the test
06/07/19 LOCK HIM UP? The Dems' fantasy of seeing Trump 'in prison'
05/21/19 Why Trump should be worried about libertarian-leaning tea party congressman
04/25/19 Biden the front-runner? Here’s why the word doesn’t really fit
04/24/19 Pelosi's impeachment dam has been breached
04/17/19 4 takeaways from the first fundraising reports of the 2020 campaign
04/01/19 5 takeaways from Barr's letter about releasing the Mueller report
03/26/19 Michael Avenatti's spectacular fall from (brief) grace
03/25/19 4 takeaways from Barr's letter about Mueller investigation
03/13/19 Nancy Pelosi just handed Republicans veto power over impeaching Trump
02/14/19 Howard Schultz's campaign about nothing
02/12/19 For Muslim Rep. Ilhan Omar, two apologies in three weeks for 'anti-Semitic tropes'
01/31/19 WARNING: Nikki Haley, don't fall into the Hillary trap
01/28/19 Another shutdown in 3 weeks? Only if Trump truly owns Republicans
01/07/19 History-making Muslim pol's vulgar comment spotlights Dems' impeachment dilemma
12/10/18 5 takeaways from the Michael Cohen sentencing filings
11/24/18 The top 15 Dem presidential candidates of 2020, ranked
10/08/18 Kavanaugh's confirmation gives the GOP its most power since the Great Depression
09/14/18 The mysterious, last ditch effort to halt Kavanaugh's nomination
08/30/18 Trump firing Jeff Sessions looks more likely than ever. Here's the storm that awaits
03/13/18 Hillary takes her 'deplorables' argument for another spin
01/18/18 Details of how Michael Wolff penetrated the White House are the most damning of all
12/26/17 The top 15 Dem presidential candidates for 2020, ranked
12/04/17 What does Michael Flynn's plea deal mean for Trump? Here are 4 big questions
11/01/17 The top 5 Republicans who could challenge Trump in 2020
10/31/17 Seven big questions about the Russia probe from Trump aide George Papadopoulos's plea deal
09/19/17 What's the matter with Trump's lawyers?
09/18/17 Hillary's clear warning to Dems: Don't be like Bernie
09/08/17 Prez says he might get rid of debt limit vote altogether. If conservatives let it happen, they might as well admit they are powerless
09/07/17 Trump is now holding the Republican Party hostage
09/06/17 Hillary's subtly savage takedown of Bernie Sanders
08/01/17 Why has Trump The Counterpuncher suddenly put down his dukes?
07/25/17 Schumer's shot at Hillary Clinton?
07/21/17 Trump set a red line for Robert Mueller, and now Mueller has reportedly crossed it
06/21/17 Winners and losers from the Georgia special election
06/08/17 James Comey's big Jekyll-and-Hyde question
05/18/17 The guy who predicted Comey's memos thinks Comey may be trying to take down Trump
05/17/17 3 big takeaways from Trump's Russia-classified info blunder
05/10/17 Trump needed a really good excuse to fire Comey; Comey gave it to him
05/04/17 Has skeptical media coverage of Hillary gone overboard?
04/24/17 Trump voters don't have buyer's remorse, but Hillary Clinton voters do
04/19/17 The myth of the disillusioned Trump voter
03/28/17 Trump's first 100 days: A big failure, and a new low in the polls
03/15/17 Turns out Trump didn't avoid income taxes for 18 years, after all
02/16/17 Can Dems get used to all the losing that lies ahead?
02/13/17 Why Dems can't just obstruct their way back into power
01/31/17 The GOP pols deserting Trump --- and those who remain loyal
12/26/16 Hillary's senatorial replacement has voted against almost all of Trump's nominees. 2020, anyone?
12/19/16 Fret not GOPers: Why Trump will not fail electoral college
12/05/16 How Pence, once damaged political goods, has a very good chance to chart his own political future
11/15/16 6 issues that could pit Donald Trump vs. the GOP Congress
10/05/16 Mike Pence's debate wasn't quite as great for Trump 2016 as it was for Pence 2020
09/12/16 Did Hillary Clinton just make her own '47 percent' gaffe?
09/01/16 A record number of Americans now dislike Hillary Clinton
08/15/16 If Donald Trump wins in 2016, remember this one poll number
07/19/16 4 brutal poll numbers greet Clinton at convention
07/19/16 The continuing political decline of Hillary Clinton
07/11/16 In bashing Donald Trump, some say Justice Ginsburg just crossed an important line
07/06/16 'Extremely careless,' and 7 other big quotes from the FBI's findings on Clinton's emails
06/20/16 How the Orlando attack showed the potential of an October Surprise
05/06/16 Donald Trump's day of many contradictions
03/10/16 How Donald Trump can still be stopped, according to the folks in charge of doing it
03/07/16 Winners and losers from 'Super Saturday'
03/03/16 Colbert nails it --- Christie looked like 'the best man at a wedding he didn't believe in'
02/10/16 Don't assume Hillary will start winning again after New Hampshire
02/08/16 Winners and losers from the New Hampshire Republican debate