By giving her characters perfect endings, the wildly popular writer may actually undermine them
In fighting a mutual enemy—Sunni militants—with Tehran’s support, the Obama Administration risks alienating Sunni allies
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Judaism teaches us to be kind to animals. We teach that lesson to our kids by caring for our pets and mourning their loss as a family.
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The Pax Americana is over in the Middle East, and now the jockeying starts to see who will come out ahead
Biblical examples of righteousness and wickedness show that in Judaism, goodness remains possible and divine
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The young sleuth’s early mysteries were racist and anti-Semitic. Can problematic vintage texts still be valuable for kids?
A Talmudic problem: Abraham lived before the law was given, so how can his actions be used to interpret the law?
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Last week’s assassination of Hezbollah commander Hassan Laqqis in Beirut was a taste of what may come
An ancient principle of Judaism, debated at length in the Oral Law, is that it is a sin to count Jews—or is it?