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

David Ignatius Archives

06/30/16: A 30-year-old Saudi prince could jump-start the kingdom --- or drive it off a cliff
06/22/16: To be fixed, Europe needs a wrecking ball
06/08/16: The Omani 'back channel' to Iran and the secrecy surrounding the nuclear deal
05/26/16: Fighting for a nation called Syria
05/24/16: Reshaping the post-Ottoman order: America must get the politics right
05/19/16: Diplomats get punished for doing their job
05/13/16: Can Assad keep crossing the 'red line'?
05/11/16: 'The U.S. can't fix it': A spy chief's hardened perspective
04/27/16: Karabakh: A renewed conflict in the Caucasus
04/15/16: Bob Gates unpacks Obama's foreign policy, and offers advice to the next president
04/12/16: Five military leaders Republicans could draft for president (Hint: It worked before.)
04/08/16: A testing year for American tolerance
04/01/16: China's intelligence shakeup mirrors its political tumult
03/30/16: A grim warning against America's overuse of sanctions
03/25/16: It's time to fix Europe --- or lose it
03/23/16: The dark path to Brussels
03/22/16: Signs of progress against extremists in Syria
03/21/16: Obama's destabilizing candor on the Middle East
03/18/16: Trump's and Sanders' dangerous revolt against free trade
03/16/16: The U.S. is heading toward a dangerous showdown with China
03/09/16: A pivotal moment in a tangled war
03/03/16: The Middle East's jagged puzzle pieces
02/26/16: Why Apple is fighting the wrong encryption case
02/24/16: The exotic new weapons the Pentagon wants to deter Russia
02/18/16: In Munich, a frightening preview of the rise of killer robots
02/10/16: John Kerry's desperate push on Syria
02/06/16: The Islamic State is still on the rise
02/03/16: Iowa revealed the three themes that define the 2016 campaign
01/25/16: The chilling effects of China’s fall
01/19/16: The ugly truth about defeating Islamic State no one is talking about
01/15/16: A new year of turmoil for China
01/13/16: America may be doomed to cooperate with Putin
01/08/16: A political prize fight looms in Tehran
01/06/16: The costly blunders of Saudi Arabia's anxiety-ridden monarchy
12/30/15: Despite the nuclear deal, Iran continues its economic sabotage
12/23/15: A strengthened IMF benefits the U.S. and the world
12/08/15: The big hole in Obama's Islamic State strategy
12/02/15: The Middle East inches away from the inferno
11/23/15: After the 'caliphate' falls
11/05/15: War by proxy: How Syria could get even worse than it is now
10/30/15: GOP candidates are marketing geniuses
10/29/15: Can Xi Jinping control China's wave of change?
10/23/15: A maritime game of chicken in East Asia
10/21/15: Vladimir Putin, World Police commander
10/16/15: Still searching for a strategy in Syria
10/15/15: A cyclone brews over Saudi Arabia
10/09/15: With 16 months left in office, here’s what Obama should do in Syria
10/07/15: The United States may have forgotten Afghanistan and Pakistan, but those volatile countries haven't forgotten about the United States
10/02/15: Russia and the 'facts on the ground' in Syria
09/30/15: The U.S. cannot pass Syria on to Putin
09/24/15: White House dithering paralyzes U.S.'s best ally for fighting the Islamic State (Hint: Not Israel)
09/18/15: Can Donald Trump buy a foreign policy?
09/11/15: The critical foreign policy debate that America needs to have
09/09/15: The son who would be the Saudis' king?
09/02/15: Why should we care about preserving the past --- or protecting our future?
08/26/15: On the eve of Xi Jinping's U.S. visit, China loses some luster
08/21/15: Lessons from the Bay of Pigs in the Syrian 'Division 30' debacle
08/17/15: The big battle behind China's recent turmoil: A dispute between two centers of power
08/14/15: Kurdish leader blasts Turkey's president
08/12/15: Our endless quest for the perfect wave
08/05/15: A strategy forms to combat the Islamic State
07/23/15: The 'lone wolf', as warrior, has finally come of age
07/22/15: Let Greece leave the eurozone
07/14/15: What the Greek debt deal shows about power in Europe
07/13/15: How Prince Saud al-Faisal artfully shaped the complex U.S.-Saudi relationship
07/10/15: What the Islamic State shows us about human nature and torture
07/08/15: Beware the Greeks bearing drachmas
07/02/15: Greece's crisis could be good for Europe
06/26/15: The United States must not accede to Iran's 'red lines'
06/24/15: Why a 2006 Iraq report merits a fresh read
06/19/15: Bush and Hillary should embrace their brands
06/17/15: Meet the nation's point man against cyberattacks
06/12/15: The ruthless Islamic State's campaign out-muscles U.S. coalition plan
06/10/15: Why Turkey voted against authoritarianism
06/08/15: A diplomatic juggler's act
06/05/15: Assad nears the tipping point
05/29/15: Old fashioned spying: The CIA needs to get its act together
05/21/15: The disenfranchisement of America's center
05/21/15: Interagency battles are hurting the U.S.'s fight against Islamic State
05/20/15: A tragic replay in Ramadi
05/19/15: But is Hillary ready to lead?
05/13/15: The antidote to Mideast violence?
05/06/15: REVEALED: Bin Laden's ambitious final plans
05/01/15: Iran changing its tune on peace talks?
04/29/15: Reviving Japan: Shinzo Abe's goals for his U.S visit
04/24/15: Can Turkey come to terms with its brutal past?
04/22/15: A new White House Mideast strategy emerges -- sorta
04/17/15: Should America -- and the West -- just let the Middle East be?
04/15/15: Who is Hillary, really?
04/13/15: Brennan's CIA makeover
04/08/15: Obama has finally caught the car --- now what?
03/27/15: Shinzo Abe's optimistic vision: Japan's prime minister has worthy goals
03/25/15: NATO's new perils: The alliance is stuck at a crossroads
03/20/15: Obama's White House considers ending special U.S.-Israel relationship
03/18/15: Back to the future in Putin's Europe
03/11/15: Found! An outlier agency in the Washington colossus that actually deserves replicating
03/06/15: Targeting top terrorists just doesn't cut it
03/02/15: What even Netanyahu's critics must concede
02/27/15: America is the ally that Egypt needs
02/20/15: Why Netanyahu broke publicly with Obama over Iran
02/18/15: Jordan takes the lead
02/17/15: Did Netanyahu out-maneuver, take a cue from Obama and use the media to do his bidding?
02/16/15: In Iraq, Kirkuk remains a question mark
02/12/15: The Kurds need weapons, now
02/06/15: The United States should think -- and act -- like a superpower
01/30/15: A breakthrough on trade in Asia
01/28/15: The lesson from Yemen
01/26/15: Fretting over the world economy
01/23/15: What Saudi Arabia's coming struggle means for America
01/21/15: Foreign policy's post-Obama pivot
01/10/15: The U.S.-Iranian double game in nuclear talks
01/09/15: Learning from the oil market
12/27/14: Why is Obama refusing to support Iraqi tribes in the fight against the Islamic State?