The actress's desire for a Christmas tree isn't trivial. It represents the contemporary Jew's struggle to hold onto her Jewish identity.
There’s more to olives than the Hanukkah miracle.
Growing up I felt like an outsider and didn’t care about being Jewish. Then I started taking a deeper look at my heritage.
The Hellenists thought Judaism was a thing of the past. Too many Jews feel the same today.
This Hanukkah give the gift of Jewish pride, courage and brotherhood.
The future of the Jewish people, based on an analysis of the Pew Report on American Jewry.
How many of us know the origins and exact meaning of these common Jewish phrases?
Adam Krief's battle with cancer has sadly come to an end.
How Kasim Hafeez, a devout Muslim in England, overcame his ingrained hatred towards Israel and the Jews.
An American sergeant in WWII risks his life ordering 1000 POWs to say they are all Jews.
Some surprising numbers related to Fidel Castro’s relationship with Israel and Jews.
Shmuel and Yaffa Shecter, Holocaust survivors who moved to Israel, opened their home to anyone in need.
Ruth Gruber, the journalist, author and activist, has died at the age of 105.
Standing up to anti-Israel sentiment on campus and around the globe makes a real difference.
Seven fascinating facts about Jewish links with the Land of the Rising Sun.
The Shabbat Project brought together a million Jews from all walks of life.
Why is a Jew 625 times more likely to win a Nobel Prize than an Asian? It has nothing to do with IQ.
Thank you for inspiring me, for comforting me, for unifying our people.
Cubs fans waited 108 years to experience this elation. Jews have been waiting 5777 years.
This coming Shabbat, join hundreds of thousands of Jews around the world in fighting apathy and divisiveness.
Meet the most inspiring player of this World Series season.
Amazing true story about what happens when we make peace our top priority.
The joy of Simchat Torah: every letter counts.
I was named after my great grandfather. Now I know why.
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.