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

Leonid Bershidsky Archives

12/25/19 Putin is seeing 'foreign agents' everywhere
12/18/19 Wealth taxes don't reduce inequality
12/03/19 Germany's political crisis will unfold in slow motion
12/02/19 Gig-economy workers are the modern proletariat
11/27/19 Another day, another billion-dollar museum heist
11/25/19 The British monarchy needs to get serious about brand management
11/11/19 Macron's vision of European security is half-baked
10/28/19 How not to make a monster less evil
09/29/19 Ukraine holds even more surprises for Biden
09/18/19 Edward Snowden is more toxic now than ever
09/11/19 Was this man the prized US asset in the Kremlin?
09/05/19 Why Germany is ignoring its own Russian spy scandal
08/28/19 Russia plays a game of nuclear strip poker
08/26/19 Putin allies show sympathy for protests
08/19/19 Trump isn't crazy to want to buy Greenland
08/15/19 Putin can't afford to speed up Russia's economy
08/06/19 Russia's power grid is an easy target for US hacking
08/05/19 Court reveals some hard truths for those still clinging to the Trump-Russia story
07/30/19 Putin is running out of options to extend his power
04/23/19 Marx resurfaces in the Berlin housing market
04/15/19 Open-plan offices are making us less social
04/09/19 In Libya, one of Putin's many bets is in play
04/08/19 Don't expect car ownership to become obsolete
04/05/19 The US needs a post-Mueller reality check
03/15/19 Disrespect Putin and you'll pay a $23,000 fine
03/11/19 Merkel's successor is politically incorrect
02/18/19 The Swiss go against the flow with online voting
01/28/19 Russia can't decide whether it's rich or poor
01/25/19 Maduro's fall in Venezuela would be a defeat for Putin, too
01/24/19 Europe's next two fronts in its war on Google
01/10/19 Macron's Yellow Vest Response Makes Putin look soft
12/24/18 AI competition is the new space race
12/17/18 The Maria Butina case is not about spying. That should worry you. A lot
11/23/18 How to protect Interpol
11/06/18 Why one gambler is betting the polls are wrong again
10/22/18 Your clothes could be made in the USA again. No, really
10/15/18 Putin gets the spies he deserves
09/23/18 Suddenly, Putin is playing nice in Syria
09/07/18 In Europe, that op-ed wouldn't be anonymous
08/28/18 Russia needed an opponent like John McCain
08/13/18 Don't blame Uber for your city's congestion
08/06/18 EU can't stop takeover of Polish courts
07/25/18 Politicized trolling is worse than fake news
07/24/18 Putin is reminded to focus on issues at home
07/17/18 Putin and Trump couldn't make the relationship work
06/18/18 Check to stay dead
06/12/18 Trump got trade right at the G7 --- controversial as it might be
06/06/18 Germany isn't ready to lead. And that's good.
06/04/18 Use your brain; AI won't soon replace it
06/01/18 Why a Russian reporter narrowly escaped death
05/18/18 The unbearable lightness of Trump collusion
05/01/18 Why a Trump-Kim deal has a good shot
04/30/18 A Nobel prize for Trump and Kim is no joke
04/26/18 Big Tech is getting EU privacy rules all wrong
04/18/18 In democracies, we should trust but verify
04/03/18 Get ahead in Russia? Lie about your education
04/02/18 Voters should be asked if they want more driverless cars
03/29/18 Facebook, I found, doesn't know me at all
03/27/18 Even if we get 'woke' to the tech invasion, there's not much we can do about it
03/20/18 Russian Election: A Fake Democracy But Real Support for Putin
03/16/18 The use of a nerve agent against an ex-spy in the U.K. will haunt the Kremlin worse than previous transgressions
03/15/18 Putin isn't scared yet, but he should be
03/09/18 The rules of the spy game are no longer clear
02/13/18 N.Korean charm sure beats the alternative
02/08/18 How Elon Musk beat Russia's space program
01/24/18 Amazon's pointless obsession with cashiers
12/20/17 The cyber whodunit and the global blame game
12/12/17 Resist the predictions of a driverless dystopia
12/05/17 Pivot to millennials? An airline makes a bet
11/30/17 E-government sounds great, until it's hacked
11/28/17 Social media has failed its self-driving test
11/17/17 Putin spins a tale of Russian humiliation
11/13/17 The legacy of 1917 lives on --- outside Russia
11/06/17 Facebook ads weren't about Trump -- or Hillary -- but did reveal the real Russian game
09/28/17 Why I might ditch my smartphone for a resurrected 'dumb' one
09/14/17 Resisting Russian propaganda is not for the fainthearted
08/07/17 Robots created a language. No need to panic
07/11/17 Why center-left parties choose to go radical
07/07/17 Russian meddling can make the U.S. stronger
06/29/17 Google is fighting a losing war with the EU
06/15/17 Political correctness won't fix Uber's woes
06/14/17 How the Russian internet censor banned itself
06/07/17 Leaked NSA report is being read backward: What if Russian hackers were more anti-Clinton than pro-Trump?
05/31/17 What if the U.S. accepted that Russia, long-term, is part of the West?
05/23/17 Russians are laughing at US, not at Trump
05/08/17 The pros and cons of an android-powered world
04/24/17 Influencing U.S. Elections? Recent revelations suggest American intelligence doesn't understand who has influence in Moscow
04/03/17 Tech underestimates future demand for privacy
03/28/17: Why Erdogan seeks provocation in Europe
03/20/17: It's a lonelier world now for Putin
03/13/17: Why Europe is warning of Pax Americana's end
03/09/17: Wikileaks' CIA revelations look like a dud for now
03/07/17: Trump may end up strengthening the EU
03/03/17: Putin invented this toxic ambassador game
02/28/17: A jumpy Russia expects to be cyberattacked
02/23/17: Putin is getting all he wanted from Trump
02/21/17: Calling the Bluff of the Machines That Beats Humans at Poker
02/16/17: Libya could start off Trump-Putin cooperation
01/30/17: Putin has a constitution to sell Syria
01/24/17: Trump's contempt could lead to better government
01/17/17: 6 problems with U.S. intel on Russian hacks
01/10/17: The West's biggest problem is dwindling trust
01/09/17: US intelligence got the wrong cyber bear
01/06/17: Bitcoin grows as an escapist safe haven
12/23/16: Why I don't yet buy the Russian hacking story
11/29/16: How Russian propaganda works in the West
11/21/16: Where to look for covert Russian influence
11/17/16: Putin knows working with Trump won't be fun
11/09/16: Russian interference has an overlooked upside
11/07/16: Rubio may be Republicans' cure for Trumpism
11/02/16: Clinton's latest fable about Trump and Putin
11/01/16: Why bettors take a long-shot wager on Trump
10/26/16: Bernie Sanders is running a shadow campaign
10/23/16: Arkansas is pleased to forget Hillary Clinton
10/19/16: The U.S. election isn't rigged, or fair
10/12/16: I'm an anti-Putin Russian, and Clinton makes me nervous
9/26/16: Russia proves vote fraud can happen anywhere
9/22/16: Remember all that scary rhetoric about 'Citizens United'? What we've learned from this election cycle
9/12/16: Snowden is turning into a liability for Putin
9/05/16: Putin just doesn't get American Politics
8/16/16: Instant gratification from tech
8/11/16: 'Big data' is still only a little helpful
8/09/16: Why this U.S. election needs even more Putin
8/08/16: Facebook, I want my clickbait headlines back
8/04/16: Social networks are ready to take on TV
8/02/16: On Ukraine, Trump makes some sense
8/01/16: I can be baited with a tweet, and that's OK
07/26/16: Blaming Putin won't help Clinton beat Trump
07/01/16: German chancellor is the U.K.'s best hope
06/10/16: Putin's European allies don't need his money
06/08/16: Putin uses oil windfall for guns, not butter
06/02/16: Both the Kremlin and influential European figures are looking for ways to start defusing the stand-off without losing face
05/19/16: Russia's 'hybrid warfare' is a paper tiger
05/09/16: Machines will never put humans out of work
05/05/16: Spotify's Swedish lament deserves a hearing
04/29/16: Trump's attempt to rewrite NATO will backfire
04/11/16: Putin now has an army at his personal command
04/06/16: Keep politicians out of the offshore industry
04/04/16: Putin's a pauper, if he were to lose power
03/24/16: U.S. Moscows show it can adapt to anything
03/17/16: The primary system winnows U.S. voters
03/09/16: America's chosen -- yet despised -- political stars
03/03/16: The U.S. system is designed to beat Trump
03/02/16: It's risky to bash Trump on talk radio
02/24/16: This year, even leftists could vote for Trump
02/23/16: The Divine wasn't on Trump's side in South Carolina
02/18/16: Will Apple cave in its fight with FBI?
02/09/16: Now let us celebrate the American voter
02/03/16: Berlin-based writer in an Iowa high school learns lesson about nuts and bolts American democracy
02/02/16: Campaign 2016 testing U.S. political system's mettle
02/01/16: What happened when Khrushchev came to Iowa
01/26/16: How Sanders won the heart of Clinton, Iowa
01/21/16: Of course Cruz has a point about 'New York values'
01/11/16: No, folks, writing longer tweets won't debase art form
01/11/16: Putin makes Russia's isolationism official
12/31/15: Putin wants victory, not detente
12/24/15: A checking account can be a dangerous thing for an under-developed country
12/17/15: The EU sets off an online privacy revolution
12/16/15: In her most important speech yet, Merkel mixes rousing rhetoric with a cushion of common sense
12/11/15: Biden Strikes again! Now he's telling Ukraine to just accept status quo
12/09/15: The tech revolution is failing to deliver
11/23/15: A leisure deficit is killing off the suburbs
11/04/15: A 'universal basic income' for just being?
10/28/15: A warning to Assad about Putin
10/23/15: Putin's fake good news about the economy
10/19/15: A more active shoving match between the world's two biggest oil exporters,already are at odds over the Syrian conflict?
10/16/15: No tipping means more great restaurants
10/14/15: Finally the truth revealed about downing of Malaysia Flight 17
10/13/15: E.U. about to put a cynical smile on Putin's lips?
08/12/15: Hillary Clinton had a role in losing Russia
07/29/15: Putin hurts think tank by not banning it
07/27/15: Did Putin make a deal with Europe?
07/08/15: Don't cry for Greeks; they got their money out before the banks closed
06/19/15: What if Greece just disappeared
05/21/15: In trying to eradicate its communist past, Ukraine throws in with neo-Nazis
05/11/15: Germany's US spying habit is hard to break
04/14/15: In Russia, Hillary Clinton would already have lost
03/12/15: Russia is hacking your social media news feed
03/05/15: Why Estonia won't be Putin's next conquest: What the tiny nation is planning
02/12/15: Putin's Egyptian double welcomes him to Cairo
01/26/15: 'This is how America leads.' Really?