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Epiphany On July Fourth // You are what you wear

The day was Saturday, July 4, 1999, in the heart of the Midwest, the celebration as American as baseball and apple pie. Folks sat...

Focaccia Dinners // The Meat Eater

Serves: 2Ingredients1 recipe focaccia dough (see recipe on page 18) 1 kilo asado (short ribs), bone in 2 tablespoons plus 4 teaspoons olive oil, divided 1 tablespoon...

An Emissary of Gedolei Yisrael // A conversation with Rabbi Yitzchok Goldknopf

After spending a considerable amount of time a few weeks ago in the Jerusalem office of Rabbi Yitzchok Goldknopf, the recent announcement that he...

CAN YOU BRING A GUN ON THE SUBWAY NOW?

On any list of the most hot-button topics in American life these days, the question of gun control will be toward the top. One...

Business Journal // Putting Family First

Today, Rosh Chodesh Tamuz, is my father’s fifth yahrtzeit. My father, Rabbi Meir Zlotowitz, z”l, had the single greatest impact on my life, career...

Gentlemen’s Agreement // The bipartisan-forged gun law is laudable, if imperfect

There was much jubilation earlier this month when a bipartisan group of senators—including enough Republicans to give the proposal sufficient support to overcome the...

Forged by the Fire in their Parents’ Hearts // Preserving Yiddishkeit was imprinted in...

The walls of Malka Lebovitz’s home are decorated with needlepoint canvases—rich, vibrant tapestries depicting all kinds of scenes and subjects. Sitting in her tidy...

Can the Biden Presidency Be Saved? // A conversation with political commentator and former...

If you’ve been looking for the perfect metaphor for the Biden presidency so far, President Joe Biden gave one over the weekend. Biking near...

Jalapeño Popper Sandwich

Serves: 2IngredientsJerk Chicken: 4 jalapeños, halved and seeds removed 3 oz. whipped cream cheese 3 scallions, minced 4 slices rye or white bread 4 slices cheddar cheese 2 tablespoons butterTurn...

Creating a Path for Businesses // Alex Judd explains how he coaches company leaders...

In the span of a few days, I received several messages about Alex Judd and his company Path for Growth. Alex is a business...