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From culinary traditions from around the world.
Dispelling common distortions about the situation in France.
In addition to the predictable fringe elements, some mainstream journalists are blaming the Jews for the world’s ills.
A long history of threats and violence, against Charlie Hebdo and other targets, has too often been minimized and ignored.
After losing his legs in Afghanistan, Brian Mast is still fighting for his country. And now he’s about to fight for Israel.
Hot, soothing dishes from around the Jewish world.
HarperCollins’ map expunging Israel is only the latest example of the quest to rewrite history without the Jewish state.
News of a Jewish wizard at Hogwarts reminded me of 5 Jewish values reflected in the series of books.
A compendium of interesting news from the Holy Land.
Your bubby was right! Scientific studies reveal the medicinal benefits of chicken soup.
Recent distortions by the media are appalling. Here’s what you can do about it.
Helping kids enjoy being Jewish during December – and all year round.
The once laudable organization is obsessed with demonizing the Jewish state.
Don’t sweat the details and make sure you focus on the meaning of the day.
As the last generation to know Holocaust survivors, the theft reminds us of our responsibility to preserve their memories.
The death of Leon Klinghoffer cannot be explained away.
Feeling security in a hostile world we cannot control.
From a Soviet labor camp to an ISIS prison, inspiring stories of people who clung to observing Yom Kippur, despite the odds.
It is a disgrace that The New York Metropolitan Opera insists on performing this offensive, anti-Semitic work.
How a community of Jews defied the Spanish Inquisition to listen to the Shofar.
Welcome to the land of Jewish kilts and kosher haggis.
Spiritual growth based on scientific research.
The murdered journalist clung to his Jewish identity in captivity.
Nearly two thirds of British Jews are questioning their future in the United Kingdom.
The motivation for this crime is being investigated, but nothing can justify the killing of an innocent man walking to his place of worship.
Key facts you need to know to defend Israel.
Threats and violence against Jews – ostensibly as protest for the current war in Gaza – have spread to cities worldwide.
Some revolutionary concepts found in the Torah.
In the heart of Paris, calls to kill the Jews inflame a violent mob. An exclusive Aish.com interview.
These common English words have their origins in Hebrew and Jewish thought.
A Chinese millionaire’s largesse to NY’s homeless spins out of control.
They’re divesting from three companies for the crime of selling products to Israel security forces and Jews in Judea and Samaria.
One 17-year-old Muslim teen is risking his life to support Israel.
Distinctive, low-fat Jewish dishes from other countries.
The far right and even neo-Nazi parties gained strength in the recent elections.
Everything you need to know about Israel’s most-visited site. Perfect to share for Jerusalem Day.
What do 276 girls kidnapped in Nigeria have to do with me?
Five ways to use the momentum of Passover to break free from electronic slavery.
The Kansas City JCC murders remind us that virulent anti-Semitism does exists in the United States.
How my pasted smile got me through a very difficult week.
Celebrate Israel’s birthday with this comprehensive infographic.
The writer and director of Groundhog Day passes away, leaving behind a legacy of funny, thoughtful films.
Rabbi Meir Schuster introduced me to the beauty of Shabbat in Jerusalem. I never got the chance to thank him.