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

Chris Cillizza Archives

11/18/16: Donald Trump's flirtation with Mitt Romney is big-league smart
11/14/16: Handicapping the Dem donkeys
11/11/16: The 13 most amazing findings in the 2016 exit poll
11/10/16: Winners and losers from the 2016 election: The best. Also, the worstn
11/09/16: Why I don't vote
11/02/16: This poll number should make Dems very nervous
11/01/16: President Obama's single biggest failure: How's that hope-y, change-y thing working for you?
10/31/16: The FBI's October surprise just made Hillary Clinton's awful week even worse
10/23/16: Even if Dems win the Senate in 2016, their majority is unlikely to endure
10/20/16: 3 things Donald Trump gets right
10/05/16: Winners and losers from the Vice Presidential debate: The best. Also, the worst
09/26/16: What can we expect from Clinton and Trump in the debate?
09/15/16: Thanks to Rubio and Portman, retaining Senate majority remains within GOP reach
09/13/16: The pervasive paranoia of Hillary Clinton strikes again
09/12/16: Hillary Clinton's health just became a real issue in the presidential campaign
09/05/16: Dem Ted Strickland's Worst Week in Washington
08/24/16: If you are Donald Trump -- or any Republican -- trying to sell the idea that the Clintons are and always have operated on a 'pay to play' model, you just got a gift more amazing than you could have ever hoped to get
08/23/16: Why Colin Powell is a bad enemy for Hillary Clinton to make
08/19/16: Hillary Clinton hasn't held a press conference in 257 days. That's ridiculous
08/08/16: How Donald Trump can turn around his flailing campaign, in 3 steps
08/01/16: What we know about the clash between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump
07/29/16: Winners and losers from the final night of the Democratic convention
07/28/16: Winners and losers from the third night of the Democratic convention
07/27/16: Winners and losers from the 2nd night of the Democratic convention
07/26/16: Winners, losers from the first night of the Democratic convention
07/25/16: The decline and fall of Debbie Wasserman Schultz, explained
07/22/16: Winners and losers from the final night of the Republican National Convention
07/21/16: Winners and losers from the third night of the Republican Convention
07/19/16: Hillary being haunted by her email debacle. Still
07/18/16: Welcome to the Trump National Convention. Expect the unconvential
07/11/16: Who had the Worst Week in Washington? Corrine Brown, Dem crook
07/05/16: Who had the Worst Week in Washington? Bill and Hillary Clinton
07/04/16: The FBI interviewed Hillary Clinton on Saturday; the next two weeks will be huge
06/30/16: Hillary's email story continues to get harder and harder to believe
06/15/16: Trump is running the same campaign that won him the GOP nomination --- There is a big problem with that. Here's why
06/09/16: Winners and losers from the final 2016 primaries
06/08/16: Five reasons Hillary Clinton went from a loser in 2008 to a winner in 2016
06/03/16: One question about Trump nags at me: Does he need to be empathetic?
05/27/16: 4 things Hillary Clinton got wrong in her latest statement about those emails
05/25/16: Republicans aren't sure Donald Trump is one of them. They're voting for him anyway
05/24/16: Bernie Sanders' war on the Democratic establishment
05/23/16: Deb Schultz's worst week in Washington
05/20/16: 5 very smart things Donald Trump has done since becoming the presumed GOP nominee
05/17/16: Here are five people who are not going to be Trump's vice president
05/16/16: If the 2016 presidential candidates were 'Game of Thrones' characters ...
05/13/16: Yes, Paul Ryan is going to (eventually) endorse Donald Trump. Here's how.
05/11/16: Donald Trump isn't the next Barry Goldwater. It'd be easier for Republicans if he were
05/10/16: Republicans have a massive electoral map problem that has nothing to do with Donald Trump
05/09/16: The 10 Republicans who hate Donald Trump the most
05/06/16: Hillary Clinton will soon realize Donald Trump is very hard to run against
05/05/16: Get ready for the nastiest presidential race you have ever seen
05/03/16: Republicans have a massive electoral map problem that has nothing to do with Donald Trump
05/02/16: 5 people Donald Trump could pick to be his vice president
04/29/16: Remember that Ted Cruz-John Kasich alliance? It died Thursday
04/28/16: Decided: Republican voters want Donald Trump as their presidential nominee
04/26/16: 5 people Hillary Clinton might pick as her vice president
04/25/16: To 'Walmart moms,' Trump is the Porsche in the race
04/22/16: Why Hillary Clinton won't pick Elizabeth Warren as VP unless she absolutely has to
04/11/16: Obama schools Hillary on how to talk about her email problem
04/11/16: Transcripts are the surprising success story of this election cycle
04/06/16: Here's exactly how an open Republican convention would work
04/04/16: An argument against the 'magical realism' of the #neverTrump crowd
04/01/16: RESOLVED: 'Make America Great Again' is an absolutely brilliant political slogan
03/28/16: Donald Trump is the best thing that has happened to Hillary Clinton in the 2016 race
03/18/16: A radical proposal for how Republicans could try to stop Donald Trump
03/17/16: Trump haters had a very bad night on Tuesday
03/14/16: I was really impressed with something Donald Trump did in Thursday's debate: Discipline
03/11/16: Winners and losers from the 12th Republican presidential debate
03/07/16: Here's how Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz should have answered the 'will you support Trump' question
03/04/16: Winners and losers from the 11th Republican presidential debate
03/03/16: The Republican establishment waited too long to stop Donald Trump. Now they probably can't
03/02/16: Winners and losers from Super Tuesday
02/29/16: Why Donald Trump is remarkably dangerous to the Republican Party
02/29/16: 4 reasons why Chris Christie endorsed Donald Trump
02/26/16: Winners and losers from the 10th Republican presidential debate
02/24/16: Donald Trump is on course to win the 1,237 delegates he needs to be the GOP nominee
02/23/16: This Donald Trump explanation of his Iraq position is just so mind-boggling
02/22/16: Jeb Bush never really had a chance in the 2016 presidential race
02/18/16: Senate Republicans will never hold a Supreme Court vote this year. This poll shows why
02/17/16: South Carolina isn't Bush Country anymore
02/12/16: Winners and losers from the 6th Dem debate
02/10/16: Winners and losers from the New Hampshire primary
02/06/16: Winners and losers from the fifth Democratic presidential debate
01/29/16: Winners and losers from the 7th Republican presidential debate
01/27/16: Ranking the Republican 2016 field
01/25/16: Trump is the favorite to be the Republican nominee. Period
01/22/16: Who had the worst week in Washington? Hillary Clinton
01/18/16: Feeling bad for Jeb Bush
01/15/16: Winners and losers from the sixth Republican presidential debate
01/12/16: Here's exactly how Bernie Sanders can beat Hillary Clinton
01/11/16:The fantasy scenario that could become reality for Hillary
12/30/15: The five big lessons from a weirdly watchable year of politics
12/21/15: Winners and losers in the third Democratic presidential debate
12/16/15: Winners and losers from the 5th Republican presidential debate
12/16/15: Cruz, not Trump, looking like GOP favorite for 2016
12/04/15: Ted Cruz is the sleeping giant in the Republican race
11/24/15:Trump is leading an increasingly fact-free 2016 campaign
11/23/15: A ranking of GOP presidential candidates who can still make a case --- and the nominee
11/16/15: The remarkably unappealing anger of Donald Trump
11/11/15: Winners and losers from the fourth Republican debate
11/02/15: Jeb Bush says he still doesn't get why his terrible debate performance matters so much
10/29/15: Winners and losers from the third Republican presidential debate
10/22/15: Paul Ryan might be saving his party. But at what cost?
10/20/15: Six things we know Joe Biden is thinking
10/19/15: Who had the worst week in Washington? Lincoln Chafee
10/14/15: Winners and losers from the first Dem presidential debate