Being Jewish means dancing with the conflicting combination of pain and joy.
Akiva Neuman uses the same skills in training to be a rabbi to compete on American Ninja Warrior.
As England goes to the polls for a historic referendum, here are some little-known facts about Jews in the United Kingdom.
No, LeBron isn’t Jewish but he does embody many Jewish traits.
The esteemed rabbi recounts his moving story about his late father who was plucked from the fires of the Holocaust.
At the gates of Birkenau with 150 cyclists, I recited a name for a name.
A Palestinian repudiates the Muslim culture of violence and almost loses his life in the process. Now he’s becoming Jewish.
Celebrating the re-unification of Israel's eternal capital.
Working to protect Rabbi Teitelbaum, he gained insight into the essence of the Jewish people.
How do we understand the deaths of Rabbi Akiva’s students?
Celebrating his bar mitzvah with his grandson, Harry Bibla attains the ultimate victory.
In the presence of Natan Meir and his daughter, Israel’s UN ambassador’s call for his Palestinian counterpart to condemn his wife’s murder was met with silence.
For 30 years, Rabbi Moshe Frank has dedicated his life to helping Jewish maximum security prisoners.
Violinist Bronislaw Huberman's extraordinary efforts saved hundreds of Jewish families from the Holocaust and changed the landscape of cultural history.
Chernobyl is known as the site of the world's worst nuclear disaster. But the Ukrainian town has a much deeper meaning for Yitz Twersky whose illustrious family history originated there.
Eventually, everything is forgotten. Even the worst crime in history.
The amazing story of the 700 year old Haggadah, the Muslim librarian who saved it from the Nazis, and how his children were miraculously saved by Israel.
A Chicago organization connects school children to lone soldiers in Israel, giving them a glimpse of their dedication and bravery.
It’s time to rock the boat and stand up to the alarming increase of British anti-Semitism.
Two women are mobilizing the troops to nourish, physically and spiritually, Jews in the U.S. armed forces.
“Red Haggadahs” were published in the 1920s with the explicit goal of replacing belief in God with faith in Communist Russia.
The Chinese president’s Jewish confidant who mustered Chinese support of the creation of Israel.
Despite enormous danger, 28 Alaska Airlines pilots made some 380 flights and airlifted 48,818 refugees to Israel.
The amazing story of Harry Truman, his close friend Eddie Jacobson, and the founding of the State of israel.
Faculty members speak out about the climate of anti-Semitism and intimidation. An exclusive Aish.com interview.
Frida Berger is a 91-year-old Holocaust survivor whose life is devoted to giving, especially through cooking and baking.
A moving sculpture memorializes Jews who were murdered in broad daylight along the river.
The terror attacks and subsequent lockdown are having a devastating effect on the community of 15,000 Jews.
The pantomime artist’s greatest performance: risking his life to save others.
How a baby-naming united hearts and transcended borders.
Persia is today’s Iran, our present day Haman who seeks our destruction.
David was tragically killed over a month ago in Manhattan by a crane that was toppled over.
Yisrael Kristal is 112 years old and views his life as a miracle.
Anti-Israel activists no longer hide behind excuses to mask their discrimination. They’re singling out Israel in the open with little fear of repercussion.
8 little-known facts about the unique community of Italian Jews.
Little-known facts about Jews in American politics.
The Jewish community shared their lives and homes as if I was family -- because to them, I was.
A mother leaves Prague in a cattle car; her son returns as a Sabbath-observant, US ambassador.
My surprising encounter with a beggar in New York City.
Because it gives me cohesive answers to life’s ultimate questions, plus 7 other reasons.
In his cell, Josh Fattal embraced his Jewish identity and turned to Jewish practice for comfort and sustenance.
Five little-known facts about the late Justice Scalia and his relationship with the Jewish community.
Little-known facts about this ancient Jewish community.