January 1: Five Jewish Facts

Five little-known facts about the January 1 “New Year” holiday, and its meaning for Jews.

What Was So Great about the 2010s?

Amid all the bad news, we are living in the best era our species has ever known.

Huge Cache of Nazi-Looted Art

The public can finally see paintings from one of the largest Nazi-era collections of stolen art.

Trump's Executive Order on Combating Anti-Semitism: Why the Ruckus?

Applying Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 to Jews is not new. It's the “adoption” of the IHRA Definition of Anti-Semitism that’s causing all the commotion.

Student who Sued NYU for Anti-Semitism: Trump has Empowered Jews on Campus

When I sued NYU for campus anti-Semitism, college leaders shrugged. It took the US president to do something about it.

It's Time to be a Maccabee

The Hanukkah battle isn't over.

Goodbye Jeremy Corbyn

This battle is over but we still have a war to fight.

Secrets of Success from America's Best Defense Attorney

Three life lessons from the legendary Ben Brafman that everyone should learn.

Sacha Baron Cohen, Facebook and Antisemitism

We need to fundamentally reevaluate how “the greatest propaganda machine in history” spreads hate, conspiracies and lies.

Ok Boomer: Inter-Generational Warfare

More and more young people are thinking that the older generation are incapable of offering rational opinions.

Hitler’s Teeth

The remarkable tale of Elena Rzhevskaya, the Jew who identified the fuehrer’s remains – and sat on the secret for decades.

Make a Wish: Creating Ripples of Kindness

How two men made it their mission to make sick kids happy.

Keanu Reeves' Grey-Haired Girlfriend

Why women are so obsessed with looking young. (Hint: Don’t blame men.)

89-Year-Old Holocaust Survivor Under Police Protection

Liliana Segre received death threats for standing up to hate.

Growing Up with Anne Frank

Mindful of the pledge I made to our murdered relatives and friends, I know I've done far too little.

Even in Auschwitz: Choosing the Possible

Dr. Edith Eva Eger, a Holocaust survivor and trauma expert, channels her experience to help others learn to move past suffering.

My Encounter with al-Baghdadi’s Victims

Shabbat dinner with three Yazidi women from Iraq.

The Best Things in Life are Not Things

How the holiday of Sukkot contains the key to finding happiness.

The Difference between Success and Happiness

Sukkot and the shortage of psychiatrists in Silicon Valley.

Blessed are the Retractors

Remember that study showing religious children are more selfish than non-religious kids? Turns out it was wrong.

Yom Kippur & the Power of Granting Forgiveness

Stop giving so much credit to the person who hurt you. Discover the greatest gift of liberation you can give yourself.

Rosh Hashanah: Your Million Dollar Check

Now's the time to realize your inner riches.

Authors Snubbing Israel

Hundreds of authors are taking a stand in favor of boycotting Israel.

Facing Judgment: Notes from a Traffic Violations Lawyer

High Holy Days lessons from a criminal lawyer who has handled tens of thousands of cases.

Driving Ambulance 360 Miles to Take Sick Husband to Visit his Wife Around the Corner

London Jews drove 360 miles to take an elderly man on a five-minute drive in their ambulance when no other help was available.

PODCAST: Fashions Statements

Rabbi Yom Tov Glaser on the messages we send with our clothing choices.

Bombs Bursting in Air: The Growing Problem of Profanity

Don't believe the research that says cursing has positive benefits.

Jews Aiding the Bahamas

Jews around the world are working to help Hurricane survivors in the Bahamas.

Hurricane Dorian: We're All Living in the Cone of Uncertainty

How to react to feelings of mortality and fragility.

Why World War II History Is Still Relevant

Five enduring lessons of this defining period.

I Became My Own Worst Nightmare

How the assumptions we make about others prevent us from truly knowing ourselves.

The Mass Shootings: Tisha B’Av in America

America needs a national day of introspection, reflection – and yes, repentance.

Why Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Should Have More Than Two Children

Our world has serious problems. Having more babies can help solve them.

10 Jewish Quotes About Kindness

Now is a prime time to increase our acts of kindness.

Breaking into Auschwitz

Witold Pilecki heroically volunteered to enter Auschwitz where he organized a secret resistance.

The Day I Got Scammed

Yep, I fell for a tech support scam. And so could you.

The Moon Landing, 50 Years Later

How can we explain mankind’s unquenchable thirst to discover what lies beyond our earthly home?

Representing the Jewish People on Million Dollar Mile

While wearing his kippah, Michael Neuman realized a childhood dream to compete at the highest level, stunning hosts to win $25,000.

How I Suddenly Became a Dangerous Person

Writer and Portland-based podcaster Nancy Rommelmann became public enemy #1 after daring to publicly raise some questions about the #MeToo movement. She tells her astonishing story — what happened and why — in this compelling video.

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