We fought back with singing and demonstrating our Jewish pride.

Becoming a Mother Changed How I View My Body
My journey from having a negative body image to finding self-love.

Our Son’s Special Bar Mitzvah
One milestone day encapsulated the highs and lows of raising a child with Down's syndrome.

The Hassidic Rebbe who Pioneered Moving to Israel
All Jews can learn an important lesson from Rabbi Menachem Mendel of Vitebsk.

The Line Outside My Bedroom Door
If only I had an ensuite bathroom!

Are You For Real?
Don’t just look good; be good.

The Jew who Financed the American Revolution
Haym Salomon’s financial risk-taking helped establish America.

Pushing Death
Society’s emphasis on the quality of life society is perverting our most basic moral intuitions.

These Photos Were Not Approved by the Nazis
Five photos from Henryk Ross Lodz Ghetto Collection.

Why Rabbi Akiva is My Hero
10 life lessons from an accessible giant.

Rabbi Gustman's Miraculous Survival
Incredible, harrowing stories from the life of a great Torah scholar.

Jews and France: 11 Interesting Facts
As France heads to the polls, here are some fascinating points about Jews and France through the ages.

Make the Omer Count
Instead of counting "down" toward the big day, we count "up" from one to 50. Why?

Daily Omer Meditation
A practical guide to becoming great in 49 days.

France & the Vel’ d’Hiv Roundup
In July, 1942, over 13,000 Jews, including 4,000 children, were arrested and placed in hellish conditions in the Paris Velodrome to be delivered to the Nazi killing machine.

The Zookeeper’s Wife: Holocaust and Personal Trauma
The Holocaust film depicts how trauma irrevocably impacts the individual.

Joyce Azria: Fashion Icon and Orthodox Jew
The energetic designer’s journey from Chanel to Shabbat.

Hookup Culture Wreaks Havoc on Campus
New research reveals that a many students find themselves in a fog of depression, confusion, and hurt.

Next Jewish Holiday

May 1, 2017
Israel Memorial Day -- giving one's life in defense of the Jewish people is a mitzvah of the highest order.