Speaking Hebrew at Penn Station

My surprising encounter with a beggar in New York City.

A Jew in Tehran

The Jewish community shared their lives and homes as if I was family -- because to them, I was.

Solitary Confinement in Iranian Prison

In his cell, Josh Fattal embraced his Jewish identity and turned to Jewish practice for comfort and sustenance.

The Nazi’s Table

A mother leaves Prague in a cattle car; her son returns as a Sabbath-observant, US ambassador.

The Miracle of Aish.com

24 hours. $1,000,000. It's all or nothing.

Justice Antonin Scalia and the Jews

Five little-known facts about the late Justice Scalia and his relationship with the Jewish community.

Heroic Soviet Prisoner of Zion

The valiant courage of Sylva Zalmanson.

Was the Holocaust a Uniquely Jewish Tragedy?

The extermination of the Jews was not a means to any end; it was an end in itself.

My Grandfather: Patriot & Traitor

There’s a time to uphold the law and there’s a time to outright break it.

5 Fascinating Facts about Jews in India

Little-known facts about this ancient Jewish community.

The Oil Crash and Israel

It's no accident that Israel has not been blessed with huge oil reserves.

The Amazing Life of Rabbi Ronnie Greenwald

Community activist, international spy swapper and hostage mediator, political mastermind, mentor for troubled teens, beloved camp director and dedicated Jew.

Devorah Stubin: The Unlikely Hero

Despite her many challenges, she persevered and she endured.

Hashem Melech 2.0: A Catchy New Version of the Classic Hit

An exciting performance on top of a NYC skyscraper featuring two great Jewish performers.

Lord George Weidenfeld’s Legacy

He died this week at age 96, leaving behind a legacy from which we can all learn.

Remembering Devorah Stubin

Devorah was the happiest person I knew. She will be sorely missed.

Wearing a Kippah in France

Jews in France are being advised to remove their kippah in public and hide their Jewishness. Should they?

Remembering Dovid Winiarz

Dovid taught us is that each of us has the potential to be great by using the unique tools God gave us.

Online Incitement

Social media has become a new frontline in the war on terror.

Kids of Courage: A Touching Video

Kids with severe diseases experience a trip of a lifetime.

The Mitzvot of Albert Mammon

This heroic NY cop is a rescuer, matchmaker and Jewish mensch.

Aish HaTorah Rabbi Murdered in Terrorist Attack

Rabbi Reuven Biermacher loved every Jew and radiated a fervent passion for Torah.

No Jews or Israelis Allowed

Kuwait Airways cancels its route rather than do business with Israelis. This discrimination isn’t the only recent example.

Macy’s Moguls: The Straus Brothers

The rags to riches story of Isidor and Nathan Straus.

Tell Me Who Are the Jews Or Die

An American sergeant in WWII risks his life ordering 1000 POWs to say they are all Jews.

Campus Anti-Semitism and the Left

Jewish students are experiencing more intense hatred on campus.

Scattered Among the Nations

A selection of photos from isolated Jewish communities from around the globe.

Anti-Semitism on University of California’s Campuses

Why are Jewish students being treated so differently than other minorities?

The World Stands with France. What about Israel?

Is it too much to ask the world to declare that when Jews are murdered it is as much of an outrage as when terror strikes in Paris?

Harry Potter and the Rabbi’s Glasses

Harry discovers the magic of being a Jew. For Harry Potter fans only!

GI Jews

Jewish Americans in World War II.

Best Bar Mitzvah Ever

For a group of orphans in Jerusalem, celebrating their bar mitzvah is an unimaginable milestone.

Shabbat Dinner for 3000 People

Welcome to the largest Shabbat dinner in the history of Los Angeles.

The Priest Uncovering Hidden Atrocities of the Holocaust

Father Patrick Desbois has dedicated his life to unearthing unmarked Jewish mass graves in Eastern Europe.

5 Greatest Gifts of Being a Jew

Being Jewish confers precious divine gifts that we should never take for granted.

Christians United For Israel

Nearly 2.5 million Christian Americans are defending Israel. They call themselves part of the “goyim underground.”

The Jews, 50 Years from Now

What will be the condition of the Jewish community 50 years from now?

Seven Responses to Terror

All of us can do something.

The Spiritual Bystander Effect

The Jewish people needs your prayers.

Survivor of the Voyage of the Damned

Henry Gallant was a passenger on the doomed SS St. Louis that fled Nazi Germany but was refused entry.

Oops! That Anti-Jewish Statement was Just an Oversight!

A recent spate of offensive statements and images are being excused as shockingly dumb errors.

Refugees Don’t Care if We’re Israeli

IsraAID volunteers are helping thousands of refugees, often from enemy countries like Syria and Iraq.

Explaining Hitler, Again

Beware of explanations which project our own preconceptions and agendas.

Jewish Lives Matter

The deal is written but it is not yet sealed.

Why I Am a Jew

The most fateful moment in my life came when I asked myself, “Who am I?” This is my answer.

Praying for Barak: An Amazing True Story

A prayer for an Israeli soldier astonishingly brings two people together. You have to see it to believe it.

Jews of Morocco

From the arid highlands to the royal cities, Rabat, Casablanca, Fez, and Marakech, Moroccan Jews cling to their culture and identity in a friendly Arab country.

Natalie Portman and Holocaust Education

Natalie, an emphasis on Holocaust education is vital.

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