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

Robert Costa Archives

07/27/20: Hawley lays down new antiabortion marker for Supreme Court nominees
02/24/20: Dems are entering a season of open warfare over Sanders
02/10/20: Dems bigs, now overcome with anxiety and angst, finally realize preventing a Trump second term could be far more difficult than they had calculated
12/23/19: Key Dem senator remains undecided on whether Trump should be removed from office
09/03/19: Pence critical of Russia days after Trump advocates for inclusion at next G-7 summit
06/28/19: Dem White House hopefuls decry court ruling on gerrymandering
06/18/19: OUCH! Bill Weld wants Trump's job. And nobody -- NOBODY -- seems to care
05/13/19: Booker expresses caution about breaking up big companies like Facebook
02/22/19: Administration, regularly criticized for ignoring poor, on race issues, pushing'opportunity zones'
02/06/19: Chants and thunderous applause from Republicans in House chamber are a reminder of Trump's continued popularity with the party's base
01/03/19: Romney's 'idependence' greeted with a burst of skepticism among both Republicans and Dems
11/07/18: Prez,leader of the newly empowered Dems both signaling they're ready to cut deals
10/31/18: Mueller probes Roger Stone's interactions with Trump campaign, timing of WikiLeaks release of Podesta emails
10/24/18: Pence leaves open the possibility of nuclear weapons in space
08/16/18: Trump's lawyers prepare to fight subpoena all the way to the Supreme Court
08/01/18: Trump feud with Koch network exposes rift between populist forces and establishment GOP
07/09/18: Trump won't tip his pick for court
07/04/18: Supreme Court contender faces questions from social conservatives
07/03/18: Trump interviews four possible nominees for Supreme Court spot
05/03/18: Justice Department heading for clash with Trump, lawmakers over Mueller probe memo
04/18/18: Hannity's rising role in Trump's world: 'He basically has a desk in the place.'
04/12/18: Bannon pitches White House on plan to cripple Mueller probe and protect Trump
03/08/18: The first round of primaries in Texas underscores the internal national squabbles that could cost Dem the House in November
03/07/18: The Beatles had Pete Best. Donald Trump had Sam Nunberg
02/12/18: Hillary Clinton plans discreet 2018 strategy
01/31/18: Trump's plans for immigration, infrastructure meet swift resistance in Congress
01/23/18: Why the Dems lost their nerve in the shutdown battle
12/04/17: Inside the secretive nerve center of the Mueller investigation
09/15/17: 'Amnesty Don'? Trump tests the faith of supporters with talk of immigration deal
09/14/17: Trump's diehard supporters are fuming after an apparent about-face on 'dreamers'
09/08/17: Multiple GOP senators and aides reveal a sense of helplessness after Trump openly flouted their plans
09/07/17: Freedom Caucus leaders vent to Ryan after talks with Bannon
08/14/17: Trump's feuding base faces showdown in Senate race
06/06/17: As Trump lashes out, Republicans grow uneasy fearing president's storm of tweets is putting their agenda at risk
04/26/17: Freedom Caucus leaders near deal on health-care plan
02/15/17: Pence remains above the fray, but is he outside the inner circle?
01/17/17: Trump's America will wait
12/29/16: Trump says he's drafting his inaugural speech with Reagan, Kennedy in mind
11/25/16: In a career filled with political diplomacy, U.N. is a natural step for Nikki Haley
10/16/16: The most important relationship in Washington next year?
08/10/16: Paul Ryan weathers his primary but GOP's populist storm still rages
07/11/16: A curveball in Trump's Veep search: A retired Dem general
07/08/16: Trump, Gingrich connect as outsiders who live on the inside
07/07/16: Gingrich auditions to be Trump's veep
06/06/16: Sanders, eyeing a 'contested convention,' urges media to hold off on calling race
05/23/16: Donald Trump plans to meet with Bob Corker as VP decision looms
05/09/16: Trump spurs some conservative leaders to step back from the GOP
04/22/16: GOP veepstakes begin: Candidates start building lists and vetting prospects
03/16/16: Rubio's demise marks the last gasp of the Republican reboot