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102-Year-Old Holocaust Survivor Meets His Nephew for First Time 102-Year-Old Holocaust Survivor Meets His Nephew for First Time

102-Year-Old Holocaust Survivor Meets His Nephew for First Time

Eliyahu Pietruszka thought his entire family had died. Watch the moving video of him meeting the nephew he didn't know existed.

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One of Us: A Searing Look at Sexual Abuse in the Jewish Community

One of Us: A Searing Look at Sexual Abuse in the Jewish Community

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Exploring a number of issues that the much buzzed-about documentary raises.

Jews and Zimbabwe: 7 Little-Known Facts

Jews and Zimbabwe: 7 Little-Known Facts

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Unknown to many, Zimbabwe is home to a small Jewish community.

Ida and Louise Cook’s Remarkable Rescue Mission

Ida and Louise Cook’s Remarkable Rescue Mission

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Using their avid opera-going as a cover, the British sisters saved dozens of Jews in Nazi Europe.

The ‘Italian Wallenberg’ who Saved Over 5000 Hungarian Jews

The ‘Italian Wallenberg’ who Saved Over 5000 Hungarian Jews

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Posing as a Spanish ambassador in Hungary, Giorgio Perlasca risked his life to save 5218 Jews from deportation to Nazi death camps.

Father Patrick Desbois: One Man’s Fight to Uncover the Holocaust

Father Patrick Desbois: One Man’s Fight to Uncover the Holocaust

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His efforts have unearthed 2,700 extermination sites where over 1,000,000 Jews have been buried.

The Woman in the Burqa

The Woman in the Burqa

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A true story for any Jew who ever felt their name was too Jewish or that wearing a kippah wasn't cool.

Pendant Found in Sobibor Death Camp Brings Relatives Together

Pendant Found in Sobibor Death Camp Brings Relatives Together

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Karolina Cohn's family meet to honor Jewish girl who died in Holocaust.

Israel’s Unknown Heroic Spies of World War I

Israel’s Unknown Heroic Spies of World War I

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The Aaronsohn siblings founded an espionage ring in Zichron Yaakov to help Britain defeat the Turks.

A Soldier’s Return to Germany to Avenge His Family’s Deaths

A Soldier’s Return to Germany to Avenge His Family’s Deaths

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Henry Birnbrey, a Kindertransport survivor, helped liberate a death train in the heart of Nazi Germany.

Rabbi Lau on the State of Jewry Today

Rabbi Lau on the State of Jewry Today

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A thought-provoking conversation with the esteemed rabbi.

Jews Flood Toronto Courtroom to Defend a Young Man’s Life

Jews Flood Toronto Courtroom to Defend a Young Man’s Life

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The doctors wanted to unplug Shalom Ounanounou. The Jewish community sprung into action.

Singing Hatikvah in Abu Dhabi

Singing Hatikvah in Abu Dhabi

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An Israeli won the gold in judo but they refused to play his national anthem. He defiantly sang it himself.

PODCAST: Fixing the World
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PODCAST: Fixing the World

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Rabbi Ken Spiro on the Jewish People’s history of social responsibility.

Anne Frank, European Soccer and Anti-Semitism

Anne Frank, European Soccer and Anti-Semitism

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The vile act that took place in Rome isn’t something new.

Great Bar/Bat Mitzvah Gift Ideas

Great Bar/Bat Mitzvah Gift Ideas

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Meaningful presents to mark this important milestone.

A Chaplain's Compassion
A Chaplain's Compassion

A Chaplain's Compassion

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Rabbi Zimmerman truly knew how to walk the talk.

Harvey Weinstein and the #MeToo Phenomenon

Harvey Weinstein and the #MeToo Phenomenon

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A silent epidemic is silent no more.

Forgiving Mengele

Forgiving Mengele

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Is it right to forgive an unrepentant mass murderer?

Jews and Beer: 8 Surprising Facts

Jews and Beer: 8 Surprising Facts

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For centuries Jews have been vital in the production and marketing of beer.

Operation Brothers: The Mossad's Secret Scuba Operation in Sudan

Operation Brothers: The Mossad's Secret Scuba Operation in Sudan

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The extraordinary first-person account of the mission to save Jewish refugees, soon to be a film starring Chris Evans.

Israel Tennis Star Stops Game Before Yom Kippur

Israel Tennis Star Stops Game Before Yom Kippur

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David Sela made a clear statement that nothing is more important than his Jewish identity.

The Red ‘J’ of October

The Red ‘J’ of October

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As a boy in Germany, seeing that Judenstempel on his passport made him realize that for the Nazis he was nothing but a Jewish object.

Jews and Puerto Rico: 7 Facts

Jews and Puerto Rico: 7 Facts

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And what you can do to help.

Hava Nagilah: The Story behind the Quintessential Jewish Song

Hava Nagilah: The Story behind the Quintessential Jewish Song

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The story of Hava Nagila spans much of modern Jewish history.

Let’s Make a Deal

Let’s Make a Deal

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Monty Hall’s best deal changed his life.

Make the Call: An Inspiring Yom Kippur Video
Make the Call: An Inspiring Yom Kippur Video

Make the Call: An Inspiring Yom Kippur Video

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When Nancy Baida and Harry Ashkanazi had an argument, they never expected it to end the way it did. A powerful story about courage, humility and forgiveness.

Two White Robes: Yom Kippur and the Stormfront Summit

Two White Robes: Yom Kippur and the Stormfront Summit

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Their robe symbolizes a fixation with skin color, ours symbolizes the purity of the soul.

Rosh Hashanah Cards from the Holocaust

Rosh Hashanah Cards from the Holocaust

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A glimpse into some of the ways Jews before, during and immediately after the Holocaust marked the New Year.

The U.S. Military and Rosh Hashanah

The U.S. Military and Rosh Hashanah

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On Rosh Hashanah, Jewish soldiers on duty around the world will gather in prayer with the full support of the US military.

The Next Generation and the Meaning of Kol Nidrei
The Next Generation and the Meaning of Kol Nidrei

The Next Generation and the Meaning of Kol Nidrei

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The powerful reason why Yom Kippur starts with such seemingly uninspiring words

Melanie Phillips on Britain’s Alarming Anti-Semitism Problem

Melanie Phillips on Britain’s Alarming Anti-Semitism Problem

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While the number of anti-Semites is small, the amount of anti-Semitism diffused throughout British society is high.

Targeting Jew Haters on Facebook

Targeting Jew Haters on Facebook

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ProPublica uncovers anti-Semitic advertising categories on Facebook.

PODCAST: What do the Jewish People Bring to the World? The Jewish Impact on Civilization
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PODCAST: What do the Jewish People Bring to the World? The Jewish Impact on Civilization

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Rabbi Ken Spiro on how the Jewish people have changed the world.

Blown Away by Love: Atlanta Hosts Over 1000 Jewish Evacuees

Blown Away by Love: Atlanta Hosts Over 1000 Jewish Evacuees

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A storm of giving and compassion is unleashed, creating unity and camaraderie in its wake.

The Bacon in the Omelet Lawsuit

The Bacon in the Omelet Lawsuit

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Did she really think she was going to eat a kosher omelet at Denny’s?

Alexander Hamilton and the Jews

Alexander Hamilton and the Jews

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The surprising and extensive connections the Founding Father had with the Jews.

Help Me Bring My Son’s Body Home

Help Me Bring My Son’s Body Home

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My son Hadar Goldin is the victim of a cease-fire, not a war, and it is time to bring him home.

Living in Denial in Greece

Living in Denial in Greece

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We met a history teacher in Greece who denied the Holocaust and equated the murder of 300 Jews on a ship headed for Auschwitz to death by natural disaster.

Hurricane Harvey: A First Person Account

Hurricane Harvey: A First Person Account

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And how you can help.

Jews, the Civil War and the Incident of Sharing Matzah at a Passover Seder

Jews, the Civil War and the Incident of Sharing Matzah at a Passover Seder

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In 1865, one southern woman overlooked the deep divisions of war and saw her fellow Jew, not an opponent.

Marrying a Convert

Marrying a Convert

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He was getting pressure to break off the relationship. Here’s what I told him.

Attacks in Spain: “Europe is Lost; Jews Should Consider Moving to Israel”

Attacks in Spain: “Europe is Lost; Jews Should Consider Moving to Israel”

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Barcelona’s Chief Rabbi warns his fellow Jews to get out while they can. Not everyone agrees.

MacGyver and the Jews

MacGyver and the Jews

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There is always a way.

What is the Significance of the Kippah?
What is the Significance of the Kippah?

What is the Significance of the Kippah?

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Uncovering the deeper meaning of this Jewish symbol.

The Meaning of Some Common Sephardic Last Names

The Meaning of Some Common Sephardic Last Names

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Some of the most famous names of the Sephardic community can be traced back to medieval times.

Censored: “Chosen and Excluded – The Hate for Jews in Europe”

Censored: “Chosen and Excluded – The Hate for Jews in Europe”

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Why the German-French TV station doesn’t want you to see this film.

What American Jews Can Learn from the Muslim Community

What American Jews Can Learn from the Muslim Community

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According to a new Pew study, American Muslims are flourishing.

Hating Israel: Understanding Tisha B’Av through Today’s Headlines
Hating Israel: Understanding Tisha B’Av through Today’s Headlines

Hating Israel: Understanding Tisha B’Av through Today’s Headlines

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How preconceived notions cause baseless hatred.

Prisoners of Hope: Why We Mourn on Tisha B’Av

Prisoners of Hope: Why We Mourn on Tisha B’Av

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In direct proportion to our yearning do we experience the joy of re-connection.