Can A Bagel Have Four Corners? A Ten Commandments’ Tale

whoever needs come and eat B Taanit 20b the jta reports on a missouri bagel shop which had a talmudic inspired policy to assist those in need. jta.org goldie’s bagels, in columbia missouri, instituted a policy in which anyone who cannot afford a bagel and a coffee is still welcome in the store. a special tabContinue reading “Can A Bagel Have Four Corners? A Ten Commandments’ Tale”

Honoring One’s Teacher: A Ten Commandments’ Tale

one of america’s greatest success story is that of a milk shake machine salesperson. he was someone who did not look down when he was doing his work. rather, he looked up. he looked up for business opportunities. on one of his routes, he noticed a particular restaurant was buying a a lot of hisContinue reading “Honoring One’s Teacher: A Ten Commandments’ Tale”

Nostra-Maimonides, TikTok, & Charity: A Ten Commandments’ Tale

tiktokker mr. harrison pawluk is at the center of a controversy. are his “random acts of kindness” really “acts of exploitation?” are they done for goodwill or merely for clicks and profits? dailymail.com to address this moral issue, we turn to an authority who lived over 800 years ago and offered scholarship on the conceptsContinue reading “Nostra-Maimonides, TikTok, & Charity: A Ten Commandments’ Tale”

A Brilliant Mind’s $1.00 Ploy: A Ten Commandments’ Tale

remarkable people take the game of life to a higher level. these individuals have the power to take others along with them for a ride. in this instance, one’s simple act was actually one of great complexity. was it the vision of a great leader? the lubavitcher rebbe, menachem mendel schneerson, in the 1980s, famouslyContinue reading “A Brilliant Mind’s $1.00 Ploy: A Ten Commandments’ Tale”

Making A Small Difference Is Making a Big Difference: A Ten Commandments’ Tale

“We are proud to do our small part in making the lives of those affected a little better during a difficult time” rabbi dovid zerkin bad things happen. for those who embrace this reality, preparedness is valued. a commitment to neighbor’s welfare requires an anticipation of needs. this mindset is not something that happens overnight.Continue reading “Making A Small Difference Is Making a Big Difference: A Ten Commandments’ Tale”

When Muscle Memory Was Moral Memory: A Ten Commandments’ Tale

law enforcement officers deserve respect and deference with respect to their job performance. law enforcement positions require both training and ongoing training. this training can be physically demanding. frequently officers sustain injuries while training. officers, as part of their training, practice with their law enforcement lethal and non-lethal weapons. there was recently a high profileContinue reading “When Muscle Memory Was Moral Memory: A Ten Commandments’ Tale”