Bananas: 5 Surprising Jewish Facts

In celebration of World Banana Day, discover the Jewish connection to this delicious fruit.

Open Anti-Semitism at UNC and Duke Conference

Ami Horowitz is on the move at a Gaza conference organized by UNC and Duke University on the conflict in Gaza. Ami quickly discovers the thin veneer of anti-Israel sentiment hides an ocean of open anti-Semitism.

The Purpose of Passover: The Next Chapter of the Jewish People’s Story

At the Seder you and your family are adding the next link of the chain to our unfinished story.

Flying while Jewish

Suspicion can fan the odor of intolerance.

Too Many Young Jews Think Judaism is Irrelevant

Speaking to Jewish high school students I was alarmed by their ignorance and indifference to Judaism.

Zachary Baumel’s Burial

The entire nation came together to mourn.

When Emory Expelled Jews

The university has apologized for its shameful anti-Semitic treatment of Jewish dental students decades ago.

The Life, Death and Burial of Zachary Baumel

After 37 years, remains of Brooklyn born IDF soldier is brought home.

Resolution 181: The Zionist Dream Comes True

In 1947 the UN voted to create an Arab state alongside a Jewish one in what was Mandate Palestine. What happened?

Bible Era Seal Unearthed below Jerusalem Car Park

The tiny clay impression dates back over 2,600 years and bears the name, mentioned in the Bible, of a royal aide to King Josiah.

Photographing 830 Holocaust Survivors

John and Amy Israel Pregulman have made it their mission to help elderly Holocaust survivors.

IDF Unit Raises Money to Save Soldier’s Life

Weeks after getting engaged, Mendel Gordon, an American lone soldier, discovered he had cancer. His band of brothers sprang into action.

The Silence of the Jews

As Jew-hatred increases and becomes more the norm, we must remember who we are.

The Golan Heights: 5 Facts

A short guide to the history and strategic value of the Golan Heights.

This $99,000 Doesn’t Belong to Me

An inspiring true story about a Hasidic insurance broker and his decision to do the right thing. (AUDIO FIXED)

Rafi Eitan: 5 Fascinating Things to Know

The man who captured Eichmann fought tirelessly for the Jewish people.

Jews of Venice’s Ghetto

Confined to a tiny island, Venice’s Jews put on magnificent Purim shows for the whole city.

Capturing Adolf Eichmann

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

Standing Up to Jew-Hatred by Unmasking our Jewish Identity

Purim teaches us how to respond to anti-Semitism today.

What Are You Doing to Confront Anti-Semitism?

A crucial lesson from Mordechai and the story of Purim.

Rabbi Ahiad Ettinger, Murdered in Terror Attack, Built Bridges between Israelis

His heroic efforts caused the terrorist to flee. He leaves behind his wife and 12 children and a unique yeshiva.

The Death of Stalin: The Untold Purim Story

Stalin planned to murder millions of Jews. Then the tables suddenly turned.

Ilhan Omar, the Benjamins and Purim Today

The Purim story’s warning of enemies who seek our destruction assumes such powerful relevance today.

The Rabbi of Mobileye

Engineer Mois Navon was part of Israel’s #1 hi-tech success story. Then he made a higher choice.

Yamit: Exchanging Land for Peace

With the Camp David Accords, Israel promised to return the Sinai Peninsula to Egypt. One community refused to leave their homes.

Rabbi Yitzchak Abarbanel, Renaissance Man

An advisor to kings, Rabbi Don Yitzchak Abarbanel dedicated his life to helping Jews in Europe.

The Incredible Story of Joshua Bell’s Stradivarius

His violin witnessed the rescue of hundreds of Jews from Nazi Germany.

Belgium's Anti-Jewish Parade Float

The grotesquely anti-Semitic float in Belgium reflects growing anti-Jewish feeling.

The Bride who Visited a Hospital on her Wedding Day

Yael Levy used her wedding day for an incredible act of kindness.

Bella Abramovna and the Jewish People's University

This Soviet mathematician founded an underground Jewish university and was likely assassinated by the KGB.

No One Wants the Jews: Remembering the St. Louis

The ship set sail with over 900 Jewish refugees and was rebuffed by the United States and Canada.

L’Chaim: A Childless Holocaust Survivor Discovers He Has a Namesake

An inspiring true story about two Chaims and the miracle of life.

Witnessing a Miracle: My Son the Israeli Paratrooper

Coming back to the land of Israel defended by a Jewish army.

The Tattooist of Sloan Kettering

Beware of hidden scars waiting to surface.

British MPs Confronting Jew-Hatred

After years of rising anti-Semitism, British MPs are leaving the Labour political party.

Israel's First Special Ops Unit

During its brief existence, Unit 101 became embroiled in controversy that had (and still has) many questioning what actions can be justified when it comes to self-defense and self-preservation.

Israel is Over the Moon with its Spacecraft Blastoff

Israel is only the fourth nation to send a spaceship to the moon.

My Piece of the Puzzle

Jenna Elbas is unlocking teens’ potential by partnering kids at risk with special needs youth.

BDS: Terrorists in Suits

According to recent reports by Israel, the BDS movement is being driven and funded by terrorist organizations.

6 Interesting Facts about Falafel

Six facts about Israel’s favorite food.

Weird Ways Israel Won its War of Independence

While modern-day Israel is a force to be reckoned with, in its early days, its military might was pretty much non-existent.

Horrific Murder in Jerusalem

Ori Ansbacher’s brutal murder by an Arab terrorist has been ignored by much of the world’s press.

The Shalva Band: Winning Israeli Hearts through Music and Jewish Values

By refusing to break Shabbat and turning down a chance to represent Israel in the Eurovision, the popular band, whose members all have disabilities, has won the bigger competition.

Saying Goodbye to Eddie

The elderly Holocaust survivor had no money or family. Who would come to his funeral?

The Amazing Yiddish Album Nominated for a Grammy

Suppressed for a lifetime, this music was discovered and recorded, and then nominated for a Grammy.

Deborah Lipstadt on Anti-Semitism and the Joy of Being Jewish

Despite the increase in anti-Semitism, we can’t let it define us.

The Clash of Ben-Gurion and Begin

Meet the founding fathers of Israel, Israeli prime ministers and political enemies David Ben-Gurion and Menachem Begin. An exploration of their two opposing views and how they shaped Israel.

This IDF Soldier from Maryland Still Needs Our Prayers

Nathaniel Felber was seriously wounded in a deadly terror attack which claimed the lives of two other soldiers.

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