I was a royal pain to most teachers. But one rabbi actually cared about what I thought.
They’re frustrating and sometimes broken, but the men in my shul make services divine.
Jack Jacob, born into Calcutta’s Baghdadi community, bluffed the Pakistanis into surrendering 93,000 troops in 1971.
One of the greatest Jewish philanthropists made sure to stay under the radar. What was behind his relentless drive?
Iraq is hiding 365 Torah scrolls. Can they be rescued from further damage before it’s too late?
Without fanfare, Mr. Wolfson took responsibility for the physical and spiritual survival of the Jewish People.
Destroying my father’s Talmud, they understood the secret of Jewish survival.
The stark contrast of the two events sheds light on what it means to be a Jew.
I recently became a link in the chain of transmission that stretches back thousands of years.
Yosef Mendelevich’s heroic story of faith, courage and survival.
Forty years after 11 athletes were murdered in Munich, Israel still mourns alone.
For a child of divorce, feeling tears on Tisha B’Av is easy. It’s finding hope that’s the real challenge.
Rabbi Yochanan ben Zakkai’s strange request reveals the essence of the Jewish people.
A glimpse of his greatness.
A story that should make every Jew shudder.
Children of Holocaust survivors reclaim their heritage.
Rabbi Rafoel Shmuelevitz, the rosh yeshiva of Mir who suffers from ALS, remarkably improves, signaling a medical breakthrough.
Eva Sandler transcends victimhood to become a modern-day heroine.
The Pulitzer Prize winner’s fanatical worldview has morphed into Jew-hatred.
We are free. We are responsible. And together we can change the world.
Will Recant, son of Holocaust survivors, is one of the world’s top experts in emergency relief and disaster assistance programs.
Jacob Ostreicher suffers the fallout of a broken justice system. You can help.
Adam Milstein is using Hebrew to stem the tide of assimilation amongst Israelis living in America.
Embodying Jewish values is the best PR for Torah and the Jewish people.
Parents – and God – love their children unconditionally, no matter what they do.
There are no words to describe their valor, only prayers.
Should a condo association have the right to block placement of religious symbols in the public spaces?
As a young German Jewish soldier, Howard Triest witnessed unusual intimate encounters with evil.
Rav Nosson Tzvi Finkel refused to be enslaved by his debilitating disease.
Our greatest contributions to the world summarized in five words: memory, optimism, faith, family, and responsibility.
The miraculous sweep of Jewish destiny, from ancient Egypt to nuclear Iran, set to the music of Yaakov Shwekey.
Mrs. Sandler urges Jews around the world to do good in memory of the beloved victims.
Be part of the largest celebration of Jewish learning and Jewish unity in American history.
God may guarantee the survival of the Jewish people, but individually, the existential threat is alarmingly real.
To be a Jew is to be a magnet for hatred, no matter how unjustified and irrational.
It wasn’t we, the “frummies,” against those weird non-observant Jews. It was just all of us, together.
Purim is unfolding again right before our very eyes. How can we go about business as usual?
Startling parallels between ancient Persia and Israel’s predicament today.
Watch the powerful 30-minute documentary, Crossing the Line, that exposes the growing anti-Israel sentiment on campuses across North America.
My one-woman crusade to boycott human rights abusers.
How to effectively counter Israeli Apartheid Week on campus.