At NLE Resources, we keep our eye on the news to bring you timely articles and links that we think a rabbi or Jewish educator would find interesting! We have decided to share some of these links in a weekly feature on the blog. Enjoy!
1) More and more Kosher options coming to malls and airports
2) Birthright alumni get married late. They spend that time looking for a Jewish mate
3) Two key concepts from what Warren Buffett calls “by far the best book on investing ever written.”
4) Walking Up 45 Flights on Shabbat: Being an Orthodox Jew in Hong Kong
5) A case for the pursuit of unhappiness
6) Why Belong to a Shul? Rabbi Adir Posy answers this important question here
7) If you’ve ever needed to explain the reason we have seasons, watch this
8) We no longer train managers to make judgements, we train them to follow figures
9) The sounds of slot machines manipulate players
10) Some police departments are using miniaturized video cameras and their microphones to capture, in full detail, officers’ interactions with civilians. Civilian complaints are down over 80% (albeit with a small sample size).