I was named after my great grandfather. Now I know why.
The joy of Simchat Torah: every letter counts.
In any given period of history, anti-Semitism is justified by culture’s highest source of authority. Today that is human rights.
From an early age, I asked God, “Why was I created a Muslim?”
The key to letting go of the hurt and truly forgive.
The descendants of China's miniscule Jewish community face persecution today.
Always respond, favor free speech, demand equality.
Open yourself up to your vast potential because on Rosh Hashanah everything is open.
This the time of the year to reach out to that neighbor, co-worker or relative, regardless of our differences.
How to show God you’re a worthy investment this New Year.
A memo to Jewish students: know your rights and protect yourself from discrimination.
College students have risen up to fight racism on campuses. But it is often those very same students who subject Jewish students to anti-Semitism.
Yisrael Kristal is turning 113 years old. Mazel tov!
Some Jews turned to piracy as a way to fight against Spain and Portugal, the hosts of the brutal Inquisition.
Elisha Cohen’s family was the victim of unimaginable terror under Saddam Hussein. But he survived to tell the world.
Academics are increasingly calling for the end of the Jewish state with impunity.
The actor, who recently passed away, heard that voice that said to him: “This is your mission, should you choose to accept it...”
To the world she was a survivor and trailblazing visionary. To me and my siblings she was our mother who was always there for us.
Erez Deri came to his mother in a dream. A group of American high school students make his dream come true.
Milan Chatterjee, former student president of UCLA, is the most recent non-Jew leaving his school due to anti-Semitism. There are others.
As the Jewish world mourns her death, I'll never forget my encounter with this truly great woman.
If I was never going to intermarry, why was I seriously dating a non-Jewish, bona fide heartthrob?
A group of Jews perform the ultimate kindness for a woman who was going to have no mourners at her funeral.
10 surprising facts about Jews in the American Frontier.
Israel sent its largest ever delegation of athletes: 47 athletes, competing in 17 events.
My great-grandparents were murdered by the Nazis, but they are a powerful living presence in my life.
Our daughter was twinned with a girl from Luboml, Poland who perished in the Holocaust. Then the past came to life.
Raised by Christians as part of the Kindertransport, a 7-year-old girl clings to her Jewish identity.
Dr. Ludwig Guttmann’s belief in the value of every human being changed the future of disabled people.
Robert Levine was captured by the Nazis. As his life hung in balance, his dog tags revealed that he was Jewish.
The striking and surprising affinities between the contemporary African-American and Jewish struggles for freedom and dignity.
The slain rapper turned observant Jew teaches a lesson in the power of redemption.
For starters, it keeps me sane.
This short inspiring video retells Israel’s miraculous rescue of 102 hostages at Entebbe.
We have been scattered throughout the four corners of this earth, many have pronounced us as dead and yet here we are.
Jewish music stars from across the world come together to promote unity.
Nothing will deter him from standing up for his beliefs, even a terrorist attack that cost him his arm.
After the tragic death of their son, Mark and Ellen Newman are doing everything possible to ensure no other parents suffer what they have.
Akiva Neuman uses the same skills in training to be a rabbi to compete on American Ninja Warrior.
Being Jewish means dancing with the conflicting combination of pain and joy.
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.