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Emotional Intelligence (Ha’azinu 5779)

In March 2015 I had a public conversation at Yale with the University’s President Peter Salovey The occasion was quite an emotional one It celebrated the sixtieth anniversary of the Marshall Scholarships, created by the British parliament as a way of expressing thanks to the United States for the Marshall Plan, that helped Western Europe rebuild its economies after the Second World War The... Read more

The Second Mountain (Vayelech 5779)

  What do you do when you have achieved it all, when you have risen to whatever career heights fate … Read more

The World is Waiting for You (Nitzavim 5778)

Something remarkable happens in this week’s parsha, almost without our noticing it, that changed the very terms of Jewish existence, … Read more