One year after Superstorm Sandy ravaged buildings and displaced families throughout the New York area, many children are unable to keep up in school, are finding it difficult to sleep and are experiencing eating disorders. Some have even turned to drugs.
Younger non-Orthodox Jews are less attached to Israel but are more optimistic about achieving a two-state solution than older non-Orthodox Jews, according to data just released from the new Pew Research Center survey of the American Jewish community.
Ted Merwin |
Special To The Jewish Week
While scientists have disproved the idea that we use only 10 percent of our brainpower, there is no question that we could do much more with the mental equipment that we have. Just ask the Israeli-born magician Asi Wind, who is presenting a new show, “Concert of the Mind: Exceeding Human Limits” through Oct. 30 at the Axis Theatre in the...