The Jew who Financed the American Revolution

Haym Salomon’s financial risk-taking helped establish America.

Alaska Airlines and the Jews of Yemen

Despite enormous danger, 28 Alaska Airlines pilots made some 380 flights and airlifted 48,818 refugees to Israel.

Tufts University’s Anti-Israel Resolution

An open letter to the students of Tufts from one of its Assistant Professors.

Rabbi Beaten in the Ukraine Dies

Rabbi Mendel Deitsch worked tirelessly to rebuild Jewish life in Ukraine.

Auschwitz Violins and the Jewish State

Those violins that found their way from Auschwitz to Israel give voice to the Jewish people’s hope for returning home.

These Photos Were Not Approved by the Nazis

Five photos from Henryk Ross Lodz Ghetto Collection.

9 Facts about Jews and Egypt

Jews’ turbulent relationship with Egypt over thousands of years.

Passover: I’m in Love with the Taste of You

An epic Passover mashup celebrating freedom throughout history.

Why Are Jews a Small Nation?

Given its tiny numbers, according to the normal laws of history, the Jewish people should have disappeared through persecution or assimilation.

Jewish Self Hatred

Why are some Jews the worst enemies of the Jewish people?

Bagels: A Surprising Jewish History

The history of bagels gives a window to Jewish history and fortunes over the past 800 years.

10 Pearls of Jewish Wisdom

The more time goes by, the more impressed I am by their astuteness and scope.

In Memory of Adam Krief

During his arduous battle, he united the Jewish people through his life, and sadly through his death.

Iran’s Distortion of Jewish History

Iran’s Foreign Minister reminds Jews why it’s important to know Jewish history.

Am Yisrael Chai: A Stunning Music Video

The story of Jewish perseverance like you’ve never seen it before.

Unmasking Our Jewish Identity

Purim’s message for confronting today’s anti-Semitism.

Hidden Figures: Jewish Refugees Fighting for Civil Rights

Many Jewish academics who fled Nazi Europe mentored African American students in the United States.

The United States of Hate

How to respond to the rise of anti-Semitism in the United States.

Why I Left Germany

Once I opened my eyes, the alarming signs of rising anti-Semitism were everywhere.

Jews and Syria: 11 Fascinating Facts

Syria's once vibrant Jewish community goes back thousands of years.

Agnes Keleti: Israel’s Trailblazing Olympic Champion

The Holocaust survivor, one of the greatest gymnasts in history is being honored with the Israel Prize.

Steven Spielberg's Mother Shone Her Own Light

Leah Adler passes away at age 97.

The Rabbi and the Israeli Taxi Driver

What is the secret of Jewish unity?

What Do You Love about Jerusalem?

Be part of Aish.com’s short video celebrating the 50th anniversary of Jerusalem’s reunification!

Jews and Native Americans: 7 Fascinating Facts

Like Julis Meyer, aka Box-Ka-Re-Sha-Hash-Ta-Ka, which means “Curly Haired White Chief Who Speaks with One Tongue.”

The Non-Jew who Saved My Father from the Nazis

How one act of kindness triggered never-ending reverberations that are still being felt today.

Jews and Chocolate: 9 Little Known Facts

Plus a traditional Jewish chocolate recipe.

Christopher Columbus, Secret Jew

What is the evidence that Columbus was a Jew?

From Egyptian Muslim to Defender of Israel

Hussein Aboubakr Mansour’s harrowing journey from oppression to freedom.

An Open Door: Amazing Story of Jewish Rescue in the Philippines

When the world closed its doors to refugees, President Manuel Quezon saved 1200 Jews fleeing Nazi Germany.

Distorting the Holocaust

The de-Judaization of the Holocaust renders it devoid of its major message.

Jewish Dad Saves Teen’s Life

Coach Steven Greenberg’s quick actions saved the life of a visiting player who suddenly collapsed and was unresponsive.

Steven Spielberg’s Jewish Roots

“Because I am proud of being Jewish, I am worried by the growing anti-Semitism and anti-Zionism in the world.”

Deeper Meaning of 9 Common Jewish Words

Do you know the origins of these Jewish terms?

Remembering Under the Clouds of Anti-Semitism

This year Holocaust Remembrance Day observances are mired in controversy in a number of European countries.

Let Us Remember

On International Holocaust Remembrance Day

Bomb Threats Targeting Jewish Organizations

Despite the fear, parents are keeping their kids in Jewish schools and standing up to evil.

Who Are the Jews?: A Psychologist’s Response

Jews are the most rewarded and most punished people in the history of the world.

Jews and the Circus: 7 Fascinating Facts

Did you know that Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus is owned by a Jewish family?

When Your Husband Becomes Ill

Suddenly I woke up on a different planet.

Uncovering Jewish History in Vilna

Cutting edge technology is unearthing fascinating new evidence regarding the Jews of Vilna.

Countering Hate in Montana

Neo-Nazis are planning a march against Jews in a small Montana town. Here's what you can do about it.

Simon Wiesenthal Center’s 2016 Top 10 Worst Anti-Semitic/Anti-Israel Incidents

With anti-Semitism raging on both sides of the Atlantic, here are some of the most troubling incidents targeting the Jewish people this past year.

The Secret Jew & Incredible Survival of his Lost Manuscript

The amazing story of Luis de Carvajal, a secret Jew who was murdered in the 1500s, and the unlikely survival of his handwritten memoirs.

Daniel Kravitz and the Neo-Nazi

The anti-Semite with a “Kill Jews” tattoo had no idea the store owner was Jewish.

Coming of Age at the Kotel

A short slideshow of exceptional images by award-winning photographer Shmuel Diamond.

The Swastika on the Desk

Unsettling times for American Jews as dark clouds of anti-Semitism intrude.

Some Amazing Facts about Jewish History

You'll never look at these stats and figures the same way.

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