The Globe and Mail
Lives Lived: Stacey Ann Schwartz, 49
Consulting pediatrician, loving family woman, friend of many. Born on Sept. 26, 1963, in Montreal; died on Sept.
Thursday Mar 6
Gerson: Inspired by the direction, focus of a great man
In life, we admire people of strong principle. But, even more, we should respect persons who - while holding to their principles - are able to stake out new ground when need be.
Forget changing Ukrainian borders, concentrate on human rights
Among the fundamental rights protected in a just society is the freedom of religion.
Vogue appoints Suzy Menkes as international fashion editor
The 70-year-old left the Paris-based International Herald Tribune newspaper, rebranded as the International New York Times four months ago, after 25 years as its fashion critic.
The third full weekend in March will bring several unconventional choices
Usually, when I review the options for a weekend, they involve some combination of events that will appeal to "mainstream" tastes and those that depart down fascinating rivulets.
Real Clear Politics
Don't Buy the Israel Boycott Hype
The Western media has bought into the notion that a new wave of Western boycotts against Israel is underway.
Intermountain Jewish News
Boulder Chabad to open shul, educational center
Although this was said first in the late 1700s by Rabbi Nachman of Breslov, the great-grandson of the founder of the chasidic movement, the Baal Shem Tov, it could have been said in mid-September, 2013, by Rabbi Pesach Scheiner, co-director of Chabad of Boulder: "Why are you doing all this work to help people you don't even know recover from the ... (more)
Five easy ways to lift your mood
Even if you're falling off a cliff, it could be worse, at least the view is pretty on the way down.
The Free Dictionary
Franz Rosenzweig's The Star of Redemption
Franz Rosenzweig was born in Kassel , Germany to a middle-class, minimally observant, Jewish family.
Hadassah, hospital unions begin talks to settle labor strife
If the workers do not go back to normal work, HMO management is intent on asking the labor court for back-to-work orders to restore normality.
Love and forgiveness
Maimonides: Life and Thought By Moshe Halbertal Princeton University Press 400 pages; $35Painting by Yoram Raanan; www.yoramraanan.com; www.facebook.com/RaananArt) The pyrotechnical epiphany at Sinai replete with thunder, lightning, smoke, fire, loud blasts of the ram's horn and the Divine Presence brought terrified amazement and violent trembling ... (more)
Best of New Orleans
Review: Golda's Balcony
Caught off guard by the start of the Yom Kippur War, Prime Minister Golda Meir sensed impending destruction for Israel.