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

Stephen Carter Archives

12/31/21: What to expect from the world in 2022
12/30/21: Americans like billionaires more than Dems do
12/06/21:Baseball players are not overpaid
11/24/21: For Thanksgiving, some answers on the meaning of life
11/17/21: Inflation 'transitory'?
10/19/21: Once again, the most important Supreme Court term ever
08/24/21: Go ahead. Ignore that email
07/26/21: Vaccine mandates and personal liberty can coexist
07/15/21: Dems are embracing a strategy from 1787
07/06/21: Anonymous donors must stay that way
06/15/21: Paying off ransomware criminals should NOT be illegal
02/14/21: What if artificial intelligence decided how to allocate stimulus money?
01/04/21: No one predicted 2020. But how about 2021?
12/14/20: Covid-19 liability shield is a bad idea
11/16/20: Shocked but not surprised: A mantra for our era
11/10/20: Dems counted too heavily on 'Trump fatigue'
10/27/20: Let's save the movies
09/04/20: The NBA realizes racism is bad for business
08/13/20: Let the people elect the vice president
08/04/20: Don't ignore the life-and-death trade-offs of covid lockdowns
07/31/20: Go ahead, make that demand. Just don't call it a petition
07/27/20: Those who claim to care about minority kids should be fighting for School openings
06/24/20: How to decide which statues to pull down --- and what about FDR?
05/19/20: Bookstore browsing can't become a victim of coronavirus
04/15/20: Businesses suing over COVID-19 shutdowns may have a case
04/15/20: The post-pandemic future of public protest
03/24/20: In case you were wondering, it's legal to close state borders
01/21/20: Apple's case against the FBI is stronger than ever
01/10/20: OOPS! A law aimed at preventing exploitation of gig workers has instead taken away their freedom to choose
12/10/19: Stop with the 'gifting' and just give
12/03/19: A vegan sued Burger King over its 'Impossible Whopper.' He has a point
11/15/19: Go ahead, call it a quid pro quo
10/28/19: Kids are sharing PSAT answers online and that's fine
10/11/19: Sports Illustrated needs a business model, not your outrage
09/12/19: America's long history of resisting self-service
08/19/19: The first black Republican feminist?
08/12/19: The curious case of a Martha's Vineyard Confederate memorial
08/07/19: Get off the bandwagon of banning plastic bags
07/11/19: I'm going to miss Ross Perot
06/18/19: The future will be recorded, on your smart speaker
05/17/19: Supreme Court may never be unanimous again
04/03/19: The Supreme Court changes its mind about clergy on death row
03/29/19: Don't ban the Russia collusion conspiracy theorists
03/22/19: State giving up its say over who wins the presidency
03/18/19: Beware of Beto's charisma
02/13/19: One of the most outrageous Supreme Court decisions in decades
01/29/19: Lawsuits don't win football games
01/22/19: The hidden tax on middle-class vacations
01/02/19: The NFL's worst day, statistically speaking
11/22/18: The Thanksgiving address America needs to hear
11/15/18: Recounts are always unsatisfying. Get used to them
09/27/18: This is not a constitutional crisis
09/07/18: Kavanaugh protesters come dangerously close to self-indulgence
08/06/18: Please don't quote this column on social media. You could wind up in trouble
07/30/18: Kavanaugh and the death of rational discourse
07/19/18: What we think about Supreme Court hearings is wrong
07/09/18: For Dems, some rules for the battle to replace Kennedy
07/05/18: Don't be so shocked at spies tracking your phone
05/23/18: Remembering a true polymath
05/07/18: Reboot 'The West Wing'? We have some suggestions
05/01/18: The Constitution doesn't guarantee your anonymity
04/24/18: DNC's hacking suit is a missed opportunity
04/23/18: Comey seems blind to the truth about lying
03/30/18: 12 science-fiction rules for life
03/26/18: Russia, China and Silicon Valley have censorship in common
03/16/18: Farewell to Toys 'R' Us, and an era of play
03/12/18: These 1993 movies still have something to say
03/08/18: Tacky is not criminal --- even if Trump does it
02/06/18: The Patriots aren't evil. They're just losers
01/08/18: Trump has upper hand in Bannon legal fight
01/02/18: The 10 best things Trump has done in his first year in office
12/26/17: Yes, democracy can hinge on a single vote
12/20/17: 4 points that make 'Last Jedi' so fascinating
12/08/17: Courts should be filled with 'little Scalias'
11/23/17: Not sure what to be grateful for? Try these ideas
11/15/17: Alabama voters know enough to judge Roy Moore
11/03/17: 'Good Doctor' is sweet, and that's good enough
10/24/17: Elon Musk wants Mars. We all should
10/09/17: A little bit of hypocrisy goes a long way
10/03/17: The sports news we should be talking about this week
08/30/17: Starving Harvey victims have committed no crime
08/23/17: Too much power lies in tech companies' hands
07/02/17: A new planet is found, or at least we hope so
06/29/17: Supreme Court is last leakproof institution
05/29/17: Montana surprise shows problems with early voting
05/22/17: What changed this week for a Nixon biographer
05/01/17: Movies written by machines are multiplex-bound
04/10/17: Trump doesn't need Congress to strike in Syria
04/05/17: Privacy is price we pay for always-on internet
03/21/17: Jimmy Breslin knew how to play the game, very well
03/20/17: Details make 'The Americans' great again
03/13/17: Depressed by politics? Stop staring at phones
12/12/16: What it was like to look up to John Glenn
12/07/16: A response to the pleas to shut up Trump
11/24/16: Ways to be thankful if politics got you down
11/11/16: There's legal intrigue at the world chess match
10/10/16: Fix the debates by making them reality TV
09/15/16: 'Star Trek' was silly. That's why we loved it
09/05/16: Hollywood's idea of a blockbuster is wrong
07/21/16: It's not a tragedy that 'tragedy' is overused
06/27/16: Think positive. It actually works
06/15/16: Gawker gives itself a near-fatal shock
05/26/16: Justice's Bank of America suit failed the basic contracts test
05/18/16: History is repeating the election of 1816
05/03/16: Politicians today could use more Hollywood style
05/02/16: Nowadays, the grade most commonly awarded on campus is 'A'
04/26/16: The rightful revolution of Antonin Scalia
04/18/16: Yes, companies have free speech rights
03/30/16: Why you should be grateful for flat-Earthers
03/16/16: Computer wins at go; humans are disappointed
02/22/16: Harper Lee created the greatest American hero
02/17/16: Scalia's grave-dancers deserve a harsh verdict
02/02/16: 'Establishment' as a dirty word in politics
01/28/16: Trump changes the game of debates
01/18/16: Forget debates, if we want real answers
01/14/16: End the State of the Union
01/12/16: In celebration of the four new elements
12/30/15: I'm a seer, sort of. My 2015 predictions
12/29/15: Rare town fights back against creche removal
12/22/15: Calling on Batman to explain our dark world
11/23/15: Predicting terrorism through the power of markets adversaries
11/18/15: Fulfiling our fantasies against the faceless functionaries that make our lives hell
11/16/15: Schooling Hillary and Sanders about college costs
11/09/15: Why we care so much about fictional characters
11/06/15: Arbitration is everywhere, and not always bad
11/03/15: When college students are afraid to speak up
10/23/15: Benghazi, Watergate and muddled motivations
10/14/15: One question to make debates worthwhile
10/12/15: Already another forgettable martyr?
06/25/15: Confederate flags and the Citizens United effect
06/23/15: You Call That a Dynasty?
05/20/15: Americans should be allowed to bet on elections