Why Hanukkah: 4 Insights Everyone Should Know

Including the meaning of the oil and why turning it into the Jewish Christmas as antithetical to the holiday.

How a Hurricane Relief Mission Prepared Me for Chanukah

The devastation was immense. What could we really do to help?

How the Jews Changed the World and We Don’t Even Know It

This Thanksgiving, let’s give thanks to the Jewish people.

Back to Berlin

An eclectic group of Jewish motorcyclists, representing Israel and the Maccabiah Games, travel across Europe to Germany, facing past and present demons.

That So-Called ‘Violent’ El Al Flight

There was no violence, El Al lied to the passengers and refuses to take responsibility. But we did have an amazing Shabbos.

Keeping American Jews Jewish

American Jews don’t have to fear hate as much as they have to fear love.

The Root Cause of Anti-Semitism

Judaism’s traditional explanation to the world’s longest hatred.

Sir Moses Montefiore: A Brief History

He was a protector of the Jewish People and builder of the Land of Israel.

Coming Home from Ramallah

Machmud Ibn esh Sharif was in for the shock of his life. An incredible, true story.

Nas Daily: How One Man Built the Fastest Ambulance

The must-see viral video about Israeli ambulance service United Hatzalah.

Israel’s Unknown Heroic Spies of World War I

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

Guns are Not Enough: True Protection after Pittsburgh

In addition to physical security, anti-Semitism requires a spiritual response.

The Lonely Convert

No one warned me of the potential loneliness I’d face or how hard it can be to get married as a convert.

What is a Jew?

A religion? Nation? Race? Culture?

A Jewish Response to the Pittsburgh Massacre

The Jewish people will not be intimidated. This Shabbat, show your Jewish pride.

#ShowUpForShabbat

This Shabbat, let’s stop the infighting and unite.

The Synagogue Attack: But It Couldn’t Happen Here

One of the deadliest attacks on Jews in the history of the United States has happened. It’s time to wake up.

Believing “All Jews Should Die”

The murders in Pittsburgh are a sinister sign of our times.

Jew-Hatred in America

In the America I grew up in, Jews assumed that peace and harmony would go on indefinitely. No more.

Stop Doing, Start Being: 2018 Shabbat Project to Reach 1,400 Cities

This year’s Shabbat Project includes mountaineers summiting Kilimanjaro and the lone Jew in Larkana, Pakistan, keeping Shabbat with the rest of the Jewish world.

Ivory Tower Bigots

How the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions movement supports the careers of shoddy university scholars.

Hiding from the Nazi Downstairs

Elsa Koditschek hid under the noses of the SS family who’d stolen her home.

9 Great Quotes about Jews by Non-Jews

Stop what you’re doing and give your Jewish pride a boost!

Nikki Haley: Memorable Quotes

The outspoken pro-Israel diplomat will be sorely missed.

Judaism and Tattoos

Even though you can get buried in a Jewish cemetery if you have one, there are a number of compelling reasons why the Torah prohibits tattoos.

Who Will Write Our History: The Incredible True Story of the Warsaw Ghetto Archives

One group was committed to preserving the truth about the Holocaust even if there would be no survivors.

We Are All Jews Here: The Heroism of Master Sgt. Roddie Edmonds

An American POW risks his life and defies a German commandant’s order to separate Jewish American soldiers.

"The Angel": Secret Mossad Spy, or Cunning Double-agent?

One of the greatest suspense thrillers of all-time. And it's true. An Aish.com exclusive.

Jews Fighting the News

Organizations like HonestReporting that monitor the media for anti-Israel bias are needed more than ever.

Keeping Ari Fuld’s Legacy Alive

What you can do to honor this passionate, courageous leader.

Under the Nose of the Inquisition

In 1603, imprisoned for secretly practicing Judaism, Sebastian Rodriguez built a sukkah.

Sukkot: Living Under the Stars

Kyle Maynard’s courage to climb Mt. Kilimanjaro, despite having no hands or feet, encapsulates the mindset of the sukkah.

Ari Fuld, My Hero

Beneath his courage and strength, Ari deeply loved his fellow Jews.

What Does It Mean to be a Chosen People?

Unpacking the controversial description of the Jewish people.

Ari Fuld: A Man of Action

A hero who fought for Israel and the Jewish people.

9 Lesser Known Facts about Yom Kippur

Including the mitzvah to eat a festive meal the day before the holy day.

Judging Jews

This new year I’m trying to stop labeling people.

Sheva Brachot at a Soup Kitchen

Instead of spending big and showing off, one Brooklyn family celebrates at a soup kitchen.

The Most Important Thing You Need to Know about Rosh Hashanah

How to show God you’re a worthy investment this New Year.

Capturing Adolf Eichmann

The true story behind one of the most famous covert missions in history.

Sir Isaac Newton and Judaism

The scientist’s recently disclosed private papers reveal his deep reverence for ancient Jewish wisdom.

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