Blackout's Illumination

The Jewish Sabbath is a blackout of sorts.

Harry's Magic

A true story about what one Jewish kid learned from the teenage wizard.

The Heart-Rending Cry

How is it possible to mourn something that happened 2000 years ago?

Why Hope?

We can know with certainty that there will be a better future.

Hitler's Rise to Evil

Four questions for Peter Sussman, executive producer of the Emmy-nominated mini-series Hitler: the Rise to Evil.

Kindness in Kansas

What would you do if suddenly left stranded with a few grandchildren in the middle of nowhere? Look for Irv's Kosher Market.

Jews and Anti-Jews

Hatred of Israel is a crutch Arab states have to give up.

The Inquisition: Full Circle

500 years after being forced to abandon Judaism, some descendents are starting to return.

The Chicken Lady

Meet Chaya Hammer, the 93-year-old great-great-grandmother whose kindness campaign is feeding hundreds of poor families in Israel.

France and its Jews

More than a quarter of the Jews in France are considering leaving in the wake of the serious attacks targeting the country's Jewish community.

55 Reasons to Visit Israel

Aish.com readers share their enthusiasm for Israel.

Defying Evil

Inside every Jew is a fighter.

When Humanism Becomes Fundamentalism

Lessons from the murder of Daniel Pearl.

From The Depths to the Heavens

The story behind Ilan Ramon's Torah scroll from the Holocaust.

Israel is the New Jew

Canada's former prime minister notes that contemporary anti-Semitism has added the Jewish state to its list of targets.

Ramon's Legacy

He embodies some of Israel's highest aspirations, most painful memories, and the dream of Jewish unity.

Ilan Ramon: Shattered Dreams

The death of Ilan Ramon shakes Israel to its core.

My True Hero

Yes, Colonel Ramon, Israel's first astronaut to enter outer space, is a hero. For me there is another hero: his mother, a survivor of Auschwitz.

Campus Wars

Netanyahu's "soldiers of truth."

Hatred in Canada

It is somewhat surprising that the anti-Semitism in Canada has gone largely unnoticed.

Anti-Semitism on the Street

I thought my college campus was safe. The flying bottles and curses proved me wrong.

Academic Mafia

Scholars sympathetic to Israel and critical of radical Islam are treated as pariahs in Middle East studies.

A Student's Epiphany

Let's not wait till the next attack to actively fight against anti-Semitism.

Wake-Up Call

It's time to recognize that Israel is in danger and needs our help. If we Jews aren't going to respond to the call, who will?

Anti-Semitic Poet's Society

Harvard invites, then dis-invites, then re-invites, a prominent British academic who wants Jews ‘shot dead.'

Touched By An Angel

God has many ways to communicate with us. It's the unexpected ones we remember forever.

The Michigan Rally: A Report

With events organized by students themselves, students refused to let such hate of the Jewish people and Israel to go unanswered.

Back to Peoplehood

The recent National Jewish Population Survey reveals a shrinking Jewish people. Is the solution more numbers?

Campus Hate Parade?

Anti-Semitic incidents on campus seem to be on the rise. If this were happening to Muslims, there would be a national uproar.

Truth-telling at Harvard

The president of Harvard speaks out against the spread of anti-Semitic actions on elite campuses.

Middle East Studies Blacklist

The West stakes a claim on campus.

Riot at Concordia

In Montreal, a speech by Bibi Netanyahu is cancelled when hundreds of pro-Palestinian turn to violence.

The World Changed. Did I?

This past year forced us to ask the question, "What am I willing to die for?" Living with that answer will bring lasting change.

The music of Miriam

Jewish women can turn to the life of Miriam, the sister of Moses, as a model of hope in the most dire of circumstances.

The Dead End of Jewish Culture

One-quarter of American Jews have rejected watered-down Judaism in favor of full-strength Christianity. Why?

The Global Surge of Anti-Semitism

Why the tendency to downplay Jew-hatred?

Downfall of the Enemy

How should we feel upon seeing an evil person destroyed?

The Great Tu B'Av Project

A practical way to help fellow Jews find lifetime partners and build Jewish homes.

Maintaining Memory_

Do we really need a new Holocaust every few generations in order to remember? We already have a day: Tisha B'Av.

Rude Awakenings

Jewish students are becoming more defiant in the Middle East wars on U.S. campuses.

Our Christian Friends

Being a friend to another person or to a group of people is different from using them, however amiably.

History Abuse

With the recent assault against the Jewish people and Jewish history, Tisha B'Av takes on a special poignancy this year.

Paris, When It Sizzles With Hate

Is the French Jewish establishment in denial about anti-Semitism? A portrait of a community under siege.

My response to Anti-Semitism

The cause of anti-Semitism is also the solution.

Israel Spiritual Symposium: Assumptions and Reality

The Mideast conflict is about eradicating false assumptions and joining forces with Ultimate Truth.

The UN Won't Investigate the Real Tragedy

There is no justice to be had in the UN for the Jewish state.

The True Face of Israeli Youth

A new poll reveals surprises that undermine the stereotype.

Europe's War Against the Jews

Europe hates it when Jews fight back.

Israel Spiritual Symposium: What Are We Dying For For?

Israel's moment of truth forces Jews worldwide to identify themselves.

Can The Whole World Be Wrong?

The whole world condemns Israel. What else is new?

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