December 3, 2017

Helping the Poor Who are too Poor to File for Bankruptcy

What do you do when you are drowning in debt, the collectors are at the door and your entire world is closing in on you? You turn to the Bankruptcy court. But, what if you are too poor to file? This was the problem that plagued Rohan Pavuluri.
September 28, 2017

FIDF Helps Israeli Soldiers from Difficult Backgrounds

While many 18-year-olds around the world are heading off to university, their Israeli counterparts are putting on their uniforms. They are about to begin an intensive term of military service: a huge transition from schoolwork and soccer games with friends. The responsibility is overwhelming – in addition to the typical […]
November 14, 2016

Marijuana is now legal in more than 50% of the US

Trump Was Not the Only Big Winner on Election Night Political pundits around the world see the outcome of the 2016 US Presidential election as a complete repudiation of the establishment. There was another repudiation as well—a rejection of the decades old federal criminalization of marijuana. Voters in Massachusetts, California, […]
November 8, 2016
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Beyond Trump and Clinton – Ballot Measures as True Change Agents

While US Elections Capture Public Attention, Important Issues are Being Decided Locally Ballot Measures: The Ultimate Power Play Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton, WikiLeaks, FBI, emails, at times it seems like the 2016 US Presidential election has become as surreal as a movie script. In fact, it wouldn’t be surprising if […]