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Is the Democratic Party Still Good for the Jews? // A conversation with Democratic...

Congressman Ted Deutch represents Florida’s 22nd district. Now serving his seventh term in the 117th Congress, he is chairman of the House Ethics Committee, a senior member of the House Judiciary Committee and a...

Fudge Brownies

Moist brownies without any flour or butter! brownies Slightly less than ½ cup coconut oil or canola oil  ¾ cup sugar 3 eggs 4 tablespoons good-quality cocoa powder 2 tablespoons cornstarch 1 teaspoon good-quality vanilla extract Preheat the oven to 335°F. Melt the...

Exposing the Offshore Wealth of the Global Elite // The Pandora Papers show where...

Where do the rich and powerful put their money? There have been a number of revelations in recent years showing that for leaders in politics and business, moving their money outside their home countries...

Women of the Wall or Women of the War? // Knesset member and Reform...

Another month, another provocation—but this one was worse than most, perhaps worse than ever before. Emboldened by the election of “one of their own” to the Knesset, the Women of the Wall, as they...

Q&A with White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki // On the multi-trillion-dollar infrastructure and...

Every White House press secretary, at least the six I’ve had the pleasure of working with, has left their mark on the position in more ways than one. Among the members of the press...

Eighty Years Since Babi Yar // My, how times have changed

Wanton murder of Jews was a prominent and hideous feature of Ukrainian history from time immemorial. Within relatively recent centuries, there were the 1881 and 1905 pogroms in Kiev (today called Kyiv), which laid...

Sacrificing Body and Soul // Although his body is ravaged by ALS, the Kalever...

The Kalever shul building, which is located in the middle of the Williamsburg section of Brooklyn, has undoubtedly seen better days. Water stains mark the walls and ceiling. When I arrive, about 40 men...

International World’s Fair in Dubai // Expo 2020 opens with friendliness to Jews

This week, Dubai opened a massive six-month exhibition of culture and technology from around the world. And for the first time in an Arab country, Israelis were invited to the celebrations.Expo 2020 is the...

International World’s Fair in Dubai // Expo 2020 opens with friendliness to Jews

his week, Dubai opened a massive six-month exhibition of culture and technology from around the world. And for the first time in an Arab country, Israelis were invited to the celebrations. Expo 2020 is the...

Nachi Gordon’s Meaningful Minute // How He Created an Inspiration Engine

It was 11:00 p.m. in Madison Square Garden, the world’s most famous arena. In the locker room, standing alongside reporters and clamoring family members, was a 22-year-old frum kid from the Five Towns. He...