Jan. 3, 2019
By Menachem Posner
NEW JERSEY – Adam Levitz, a 44-year-old married father of three, was in liver failure. Things were getting worse, and he knew it. On Dec. 20, he received a new liver and a new lease on life. His donor, Rabbi Ephraim Simon, is one of only a handful of individuals to have ever donated both a kidney and a liver — a procedure most hospitals won’t even allow.Read more
|Late Lubavitcher Rebbe, Menachem Mendel Schneerson (Credit: Associated Press)|
By Jordan Zaitchik
B'nai Brith Canada
Chabad Lubavitch leaders have signed a new deal with the Israeli Defense Force (IDF), which exempts 15% of yeshiva students from military service.