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

Dan Balz Archives

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05/23/16: Is Hillary ready for the Wild West campaign of Donald Trump?
05/16/16: Trump seemed impervious during the primaries, but forecasts for electoral votes paint a bleak picture
05/11/16: Congressional leaders' one overriding priority
05/03/16: Questions both GOPers, Dems can't stop obsessing on
04/25/16: Conflicted ahead of Cleveland: The calls for unity behind Trump-as-nominee are beginning to be heard
04/20/16: Hillary won New York, but her image is underwater
04/18/16: Trump and Sanders find common ground despite deep dislike for each other
04/15/16: Losing their patience, candidates stage a debate which will live in acrimony
04/11/16: How Team Trump intends to win delegate majority as rivals prepare for open convention
04/11/16: Why New York is pivotal for Clinton and Sanders
04/06/16: Anti-Trump forces emboldened as a contested convention becomes more likely
03/31/16: GOP's patina of cohesion has been shattered by the candidates
03/28/16: Can Paul Ryan and Donald Trump coexist within the Republican Party?
03/22/16: Trump's ready to build our nation, not others
03/21/16: How Trump vs. Clinton would reshape the electoral map
03/07/16: Behind the rise of Trump: A spin-less look
02/26/16: Rubio and Cruz are in high attack mode, but are they too late on Trump?
02/25/16: Achieving the impossible? How Cruz, Rubio or Kaisich can still trump The Donald
02/22/16: Trump solidifies front-runner status, but who is his most dangerous rival?
02/08/16: Ahead of N.H. primary, questions for Rubio, Trump and Cruz
02/04/16: Uphill battle in New Hampshire underscores Hillary's message problem
02/01/16: Does Iowa really matter? And should it?
02/01/16: Hopes and fears in the GOP establishment
01/29/16: On - and off - a stage in Des Moines, the Republican contest in a nutshell
01/15/16: But can Donald Trump actually be the Republican nominee?
01/13/16: Hillary Increasingly vulnerable and ultimately invincible
12/21/15: Saturday night's debate highlights how events put Sanders at a disadvantage
12/16/15: Unruly fight over serious issues, with no clear winner: 5th debate is perfect reflection of GOP race
12/14/15: Trump's rise in the decline of the middle class
12/09/15: Along with Trump's rhetoric, the stakes for 2016 have risen dramatically
12/07/15: From Trump, Ryan, Cruz and Rubio, clues to the identity of the Republican Party
11/30/15: For Dems, it's not just 'demographics as destiny'
11/17/15: Ted Cruz's winning strategy
11/12/15: Fourth GOP presidential debate did little to narrow the field
11/11/15: Deep fault lines revealed at GOP debate
11/09/15: Trump v. Cason would be fun: Why let polls pick winners and losers?
10/29/15: Cruz and Rubio deliver breakout performances, but will Republican voters respond?
10/19/15: Is Bush's stock undervalued or a true measure of a troubled candidacy