Category: Korach

WHAT MAKES A TRUE LEADER?

This week, motor-industry legend Lee Iacocca died at the age of 94. Iacocca’s father, an... Read More

THE SCOURGE OF CONTROVERSY

The discord caused by Korach’s rebellion resulted in horrific repercussions for him and his supporters.... Read More

BEING NICE TO THE BAD GUYS IS WORTH A TRY

This week we witnessed momentous and unprecedented scenes in Singapore, as the president of the... Read More

FOR THE SAKE OF HEAVEN

The Mishna in Avot (5,17) defines the conflict of Korach as not being "for the... Read More

THE PERIL POSED BY CONTROVERSY AND CONFLICT

Why is conflict such a scourge? Look no firther than Parshat Korach, which records the... Read More

THE ‘ROSWELL INCIDENT’ CONSPIRACY IS NONSENSE

Next month will mark the 70th anniversary of a notorious episode known as the "Roswell incident." In... Read More

THE SECOND REBELLION, AND THE END OF THE REVOLT

This week’s Parsha is best known for its description of the dramatic rebellion against the... Read More

A LESSON FROM KORACH FOR RELIGIOUS PURISTS

Once again Israel’s rabbinic court system is in the news, and once again it is... Read More