Keeping Ari Fuld’s Legacy Alive

What you can do to honor this passionate, courageous leader.

Jews Fighting the News

Organizations like HonestReporting that monitor the media for anti-Israel bias are needed more than ever.

What Does It Mean to be a Chosen People?

Unpacking the controversial description of the Jewish people.

Under the Nose of the Inquisition

In 1603, imprisoned for secretly practicing Judaism, Sebastian Rodriguez built a sukkah.

Sukkot: Living Under the Stars

Kyle Maynard’s courage to climb Mt. Kilimanjaro, despite having no hands or feet, encapsulates the mindset of the sukkah.

Ari Fuld, My Hero

Beneath his courage and strength, Ari deeply loved his fellow Jews.

Ari Fuld: A Man of Action

A hero who fought for Israel and the Jewish people.

Remembering Ari Fuld: Miracle In Lebanon

When God performs miracles for us, what should we do in return?

9 Lesser Known Facts about Yom Kippur

Including the mitzvah to eat a festive meal the day before the holy day.

Judging Jews

This new year I’m trying to stop labeling people.

Sheva Brachot at a Soup Kitchen

Instead of spending big and showing off, one Brooklyn family celebrates at a soup kitchen.

The Most Important Thing You Need to Know about Rosh Hashanah

How to show God you’re a worthy investment this New Year.

Capturing Adolf Eichmann

The true story behind one of the most famous covert missions in history.

Sir Isaac Newton and Judaism

The scientist’s recently disclosed private papers reveal his deep reverence for ancient Jewish wisdom.

Why are Palestinian Refugees Different from all Other Refugees?

The unique status afforded to Palestinians is the single biggest stumbling block to achieving peace.

Doron Almog: Israeli Hero Championing Special Needs Children

The retired military general and decorated Israeli soldier views his most courageous mission as transforming the stigma of disabled children in Israel.

Neil Simon and the American Jewish Experience

The prolific, award-winning playwright died at age 91.

Remembering Senator John McCain, Friend of Israel & the Jewish People

Sen. McCain was a staunch supporter of Israel and a relentless voice for civility and decency in public policy.

The Best Way to Fight Negative Jewish Stereotypes

Kiddush Hashem is the mitzvah for our generation.

Male Bonding in Israel

90 Jewish men from around the world who made their way through Israel on a personal journey for meaning and significance.

Team Caleb: Perpetuating Our Friend's Legacy

When their friend was diagnosed with cancer, a group of teens sprang into action and raised significant funds for charity.

After Buchenwald: Sparks from an Ancient Scroll

Rabbi Hershel Schacter, the first rabbi to enter Buchenwald, and the survivor who renounced his faith in God.

The Missing Israeli Flags

Arabs came to the protest in Tel Aviv because they oppose the very existence of a Jewish state, including its most innocuous symbol.

Shulem Lemmer: Jerusalem of Gold

Get a taste of the Belzer Hasidic singer who was discovered by Universal Music.

An Educated Non-Jew's Take on Israel

An eloquent letter written by a non-Jewish Scottish professor to his students who voted to boycott Israel.

Palestinian Jihad: Interviews with Failed Suicide Bombers

A must-see but hard to watch video. Viewer discretion is advised.

In a Bomb Shelter in Southern Israel

What it’s like to be awakened by a 'Code Red' siren alerting you to the incoming Palestinian missile.

Why We Stayed on our Birthright

Instead of responsibly hearing from both sides, they chose to hear a one-sided narrative from the Palestinian perspective.

Shuls of New York City

My journey back to Judaism lead me to helping Holocaust survivors and creating a book of 613 photos of shuls in the five boroughs.

Critics of Nation-State Law Misunderstand Israel’s Constitutional System

The new law isn’t meant to be read in isolation, but in concert with other Basic Laws enshrining Israel’s democratic system and fundamental human rights.

Swastika on Indiana Synagogue

Indiana is experiencing an uptick in anti-Semitic incidents like the rest of the country.

Origins of the Word Palestine

We often hear claims that Palestinians are "native" or indigenous to the land of Israel, but does history back this up? It's worth taking a look.

Blaming Israel for Saving Lives

New York Times blames Israel for creating more friction with Syria by saving 400 Syrian civilians.

Israel's Security Checkpoints and Border Wall: A Reality Check

The disruption and inconvenience is offset by the lives being saved.

The "If Only Israel" Syndrome

The misguided notion that if only Israel did this or that, peace would be at hand.

Institutionalizing Anti-Semitism in UK’s Labour Party

The real task is to start telling the British public that everything they hear about Israel from the media and intelligentsia is a lie.

Intermarriage & Judaism: What to Consider Before Leaving the Fold

Answers appealing to guilt aren’t effective. One needs to know why it’s in his best interest to marry a Jew.

When My Son’s Car Broke Down Outside Kiryat Joel

If you get upset at a fellow Jew, remember this story.

Mahler’s Niece & the Auschwitz Women’s Orchestra

A century ago, one of Europe's great musicians tried to erase her Jewish heritage. Instead, she heroically saved Jewish lives during the Holocaust.

Anti-Semitism Pushing France's Jews to Consider Israel Move

A wave of hate crime against Jews is forcing many to wrestle with their identity and consider what had once been unimaginable to them – moving to Israel.

Jewish Morocco Revisited

Morocco’s modern-day monarchy has incredible admiration for its historic Jewish community which dates back to the first century.

Elvis Presley’s Jewish Roots

I was all shook up in Mississippi.

The Last Jew of Peki’in

Peki'in has had a Jewish presence since the Second Temple period, until Arab riots in the 1930s. Meet the remaining member of the Zinatis, the only family who returned.

Israel Is Losing the Social Media War

Military supremacy is no longer enough. The war of words can matter more than bullets.

Palestine Soccer Team and Other Appropriations of Jewish History

Galloway’s willful misreading of Jewish soccer history is just the latest example of twisting historical facts.

Seven Principles for Maintaining Jewish Dialogue

How to overcome disagreements respectfully to ensure we continue to thrive as a people.

Israeli Supreme Court Justice’s Compassionate Remarks to Sexual-Assault Victim

There is no reason for you to assume a pinch—not even an ounce—of guilt or shame.

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