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

Charles Lane Archives

09/17/19 DEMS, DON'T DO IT: Crisis in Middle East should remind us of importance of fracking
08/13/19 Would reparations for slavery be constitutional?
07/23/19 Is statehood the cure for Puerto Rico? Look to GM for the answer
07/18/19 Thank (or blame) John Paul Stevens for your binge-watching habit
07/16/19 Dems use Nordic nations as models of socialism. They actually involve a lot of capitalism
07/02/19 The reason the debt is so high? The US is at war --- with itself
06/28/19 Progressives should be glad they lost the Supreme Court
05/20/19 We don't need a one-size-fits-all federal minimum wage
04/30/19'Jeopardy!' has stopped being fun because James Holzhauer is a menace
04/15/19 Fight against white supremacy could learn something from America's first war on terror
04/05/19 Americans have minds made up about Trump, and nothing is going to change that
03/19/19 We're living in Birch Bayh's world. We just don't know it
02/26/19 The genius behind the OxyContin catastrophe, exposed
02/19/19 Can a bitter policy argument be settled by the real world? For once, yes
02/12/19 The Republican president who refused to fund the government for months
01/30/19 Trump's Venezuela policy is a long shot --- but the cleverest one yet
12/26/18 ADMITTED: I was naive; thought fraud in reporting was done for
12/11/18 Red America and blue America depend on each other; that's how it should be
12/06/18 Euthanasia for the vulnerable
11/13/18 Voters took on gerrymandering. The Supreme Court doesn't need to
11/06/18 Parties may be swapping core constituencies
10/26/18 Saudi Arabia and the ineptitude of monarchy
10/23/18 What few are aware of about 'mass incarceration'
10/16/18 Americans are staying silent on issues out of fear
10/09/18 In Saudi Arabia, you can't separate reform from repression
10/04/18 How to prevent the next appalling fight over a Supreme Court nominee
09/28/18 Both parties see Senate creating a 'superlegislature'
09/18/18 Who would have thought the first step on the road to democratic socialism would be to privatize it?
09/04/18 Kavanaugh's judicial restraint
08/07/18 Where children are being euthanized
07/24/18 Want to be a pundit, Comey? Be careful what you wish for
07/10/18 A crumbling example of American socialism
06/21/18 Harvard's double-edged diversity sword: In this case its strongest argument is also its weakest one
06/18/18 The fundamental fallacy in fuel-efficiency standards
06/05/18 Politics were unimaginable without RFK. Then they were unimaginable with him
06/04/18 Americans could take a lesson from the 18th- and 19th-century attempts at grand bargains
05/23/18 Trump's foreign policy is one part Reagan, one part John Kerry
05/08/18 What German Chancellor Merkel could tell Republicans about the midterms
05/01/18 Freaking ourselves out for a good cause
04/18/18 Ryan and Comey made the same mistake: They thought Clinton would win
04/16/18 Where death is a cure for autism
04/09/18 My bet against electric cars
04/02/18 Tipping is easier hated than fixed
03/19/18 A crude awakening
02/22/18 Why gun control debate may be over soon. Very soon
02/16/18 Is Supreme Court about to deal a severe blow to a key Dem constituency?
08/15/17 Why the GOP may drop the filibuster in the end
07/12/17 North Korea has one big advantage over its adversaries
06/27/17 The case for Medicare cuts
06/23/17 Do we really want the Supreme Court to decide how partisan is too partisan?
06/16/17 Where do we go from here?
03/07/17 Trump's infrastructure plan could run into a big problem: Democracy
02/17/17 How libs undermine food stamps
11/25/16 Who will own the political future? The left's white working-class problem
10/23/16 Psychiatry's moral crisis on euthanasia
10/03/16 Warning: America's visas-for-investment program has probably done more harm than good
09/19/16 Obama's moral compromises
08/30/16 The logic and bene?ts behind our alliances
08/08/16 Why less homeownership is good news
06/17/16 Will the EU follow the USSR?
06/10/16 In praise of superdelegates
05/20/16 Stop playing Games: It's past time to abolish the Olympics
05/02/16 Entitlement reform, RIP
04/14/16 The Sanders-Pope Francis 'moral economy' actually reveals socialist selfishness
03/14/16 How Trump could attack Hillary
02/12/16 Is U.S. 'presidentialist' democracy failing?
02/04/16 Paul: Not the 'most interesting man in politics'
01/21/16 The problem with attacking America's 'billionaire' class
01/18/16 The politics that we deserve
12/28/15 Congress actually did some good in 2015
12/21/15 Obama's legitimization of dictatorship hasnít 'worked' any better than isolation did
12/10/15 A tradition of risky thinking
11/27/15 Can we agree on ISIS?
11/23/15 Those Obama legacy articles aren't being written quite yet. What does the his record actually show?
11/09/15 Congress finds a slush fund
10/22/15 Trump's crazy tariffs
10/15/15 A bipartisan marijuana myth