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There’s a Scam Born Every Minute

Miriam knew she was in for a big headache. A call had come in from the Social Security Administration (SSA)’s toll free number. The caller, who knew Miriam’s first and…

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A Golden Age Turned Black

A Jewish Scientist in Nazi Germany The evening had all the trappings that one might expect of a museum exhibit opening: Well-dressed sophisticates milling about, hovering over a sampling of…

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The Fear that Our Enemies Might Miscalculate

Many in Israel are saying these days that our enemies are liable to mistakenly analyze our raging political developments and come to the dangerous conclusion that now is a good…

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Clearing the Air on Vaping

For those of you who are foreigners to the world of smoking, when you first heard the word “vape” you may have thought it was a new-fangled way of talking…

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Living Under Terror

An interview with Yaakov Greenbaum of Ashdod, father of eight, who was still in Yerushalayim on Thursday morning, awaiting a possible return later in the day. From your viewpoint, how…

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ADHD: Is Ritalin the Answer?

This story is often told, tongue in cheek: Shaya, a young schoolboy, would act up each day in class. His teacher, at his wits’ end, advised the parents to medicate…

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U.K. ELECTIONS: Mind the Gap

The U.K. is preparing for a general election on December 12 — the third in four years. What are British people voting for? How does the British electoral system work?…

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2020: The Year of the Healthcare Proposal

What are the 2020 democratic healthcare proposals all about, how would they fare on a national level, and, of course, what’s the price tag? Hamodia spoke with a number of…

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Amazon on Fire: A Discussion of Vendors

The Amazon logo features a bowed arrow leading from A to Z, symbolizing that the company provides an all-encompassing range of products, delivered with a smile. In the quarter century…

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The Iranian Revolution, 40 Years On

As Iran marks the 40th anniversary of the revolution that brought down the western-aligned Shah, it is becoming increasingly clear that the Islamic Republic is a dream that will never…

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ANALYSIS: Is Impeachment An Exercise in Futility?

Amid an onslaught of claims and counter-claims and a barrage of personal insults over the ongoing attempt by the Democrats in Congress to impeach President Trump, what is sorely lacking?…

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It’s All About the Simchah – Not Us

Five leading names in the contemporary Jewish music world talk candidly about the challenges — and the joys — of making a living from bringing simchah to people.   Yanky…

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SPECIAL COVERAGE: Anti-Semitism in Crown Heights

For us, history doesn’t repeat itself. It never stops. Hate is alive and vile. Once again, Jews are being targeted. And this time, it’s not just in Germany or France…

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The Straw That Stirs the Drink

“The Democratic Party is incapable of avoiding irrelevant third rails that alienate people.” We haven’t even sat down yet for our chat, but already the congressman is criticizing the Democratic…

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