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.

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.

Keeping Ari Fuld’s Legacy Alive

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

What Does It Mean to be a Chosen People?

Unpacking the controversial description of the Jewish people.

"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.

Ari Fuld, My Hero

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

Jews Fighting the News

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

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: 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.

Why are Palestinian Refugees Different from all Other Refugees?

The unique status afforded to Palestinians is the single biggest stumbling block to achieving peace.

Sheva Brachot at a Soup Kitchen

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

Neil Simon and the American Jewish Experience

The prolific, award-winning playwright died at age 91.

Doron Almog: Israeli Hero Championing Special Needs Children

The retired military general and decorated Israeli soldier views his most courageous mission as transforming the stigma of disabled children in Israel.

Remembering Senator John McCain, Friend of Israel & the Jewish People

Sen. McCain was a staunch supporter of Israel and a relentless voice for civility and decency in public policy.

Sir Isaac Newton and Judaism

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

The Best Way to Fight Negative Jewish Stereotypes

Kiddush Hashem is the mitzvah for our generation.

Male Bonding in Israel

90 Jewish men from around the world who made their way through Israel on a personal journey for meaning and significance.

Team Caleb: Perpetuating Our Friend's Legacy

When their friend was diagnosed with cancer, a group of teens sprang into action and raised significant funds for charity.

The Missing Israeli Flags

Arabs came to the protest in Tel Aviv because they oppose the very existence of a Jewish state, including its most innocuous symbol.

After Buchenwald: Sparks from an Ancient Scroll

Rabbi Hershel Schacter, the first rabbi to enter Buchenwald, and the survivor who renounced his faith in God.

In a Bomb Shelter in Southern Israel

What it’s like to be awakened by a 'Code Red' siren alerting you to the incoming Palestinian missile.

Why We Stayed on our Birthright

Instead of responsibly hearing from both sides, they chose to hear a one-sided narrative from the Palestinian perspective.

Critics of Nation-State Law Misunderstand Israel’s Constitutional System

The new law isn’t meant to be read in isolation, but in concert with other Basic Laws enshrining Israel’s democratic system and fundamental human rights.

Shuls of New York City

My journey back to Judaism lead me to helping Holocaust survivors and creating a book of 613 photos of shuls in the five boroughs.

Palestinian Jihad: Interviews with Failed Suicide Bombers

A must-see but hard to watch video. Viewer discretion is advised.

Swastika on Indiana Synagogue

Indiana is experiencing an uptick in anti-Semitic incidents like the rest of the country.

Blaming Israel for Saving Lives

New York Times blames Israel for creating more friction with Syria by saving 400 Syrian civilians.

Shulem Lemmer: Jerusalem of Gold

Get a taste of the Belzer Hasidic singer who was discovered by Universal Music.

Origins of the Word Palestine

We often hear claims that Palestinians are "native" or indigenous to the land of Israel, but does history back this up? It's worth taking a look.

Institutionalizing Anti-Semitism in UK’s Labour Party

The real task is to start telling the British public that everything they hear about Israel from the media and intelligentsia is a lie.

The "If Only Israel" Syndrome

The misguided notion that if only Israel did this or that, peace would be at hand.

Israel's Security Checkpoints and Border Wall: A Reality Check

The disruption and inconvenience is offset by the lives being saved.

Intermarriage & Judaism: What to Consider Before Leaving the Fold

Answers appealing to guilt aren’t effective. One needs to know why it’s in his best interest to marry a Jew.

When My Son’s Car Broke Down Outside Kiryat Joel

If you get upset at a fellow Jew, remember this story.

Mahler’s Niece & the Auschwitz Women’s Orchestra

A century ago, one of Europe's great musicians tried to erase her Jewish heritage. Instead, she heroically saved Jewish lives during the Holocaust.

Jewish Morocco Revisited

Morocco’s modern-day monarchy has incredible admiration for its historic Jewish community which dates back to the first century.

Anti-Semitism Pushing France's Jews to Consider Israel Move

A wave of hate crime against Jews is forcing many to wrestle with their identity and consider what had once been unimaginable to them – moving to Israel.

Elvis Presley’s Jewish Roots

I was all shook up in Mississippi.

Palestine Soccer Team and Other Appropriations of Jewish History

Galloway’s willful misreading of Jewish soccer history is just the latest example of twisting historical facts.

The Last Jew of Peki’in

Peki'in has had a Jewish presence since the Second Temple period, until Arab riots in the 1930s. Meet the remaining member of the Zinatis, the only family who returned.

Israel Is Losing the Social Media War

Military supremacy is no longer enough. The war of words can matter more than bullets.

Israeli Supreme Court Justice’s Compassionate Remarks to Sexual-Assault Victim

There is no reason for you to assume a pinch—not even an ounce—of guilt or shame.

Prince William and “Occupied Palestinian Territories”

The Jewish people’s roots in eastern Jerusalem go back thousands of years, long before any Arab claims.

Farewell to Charles Krauthammer

The great political commentator was articulate, brave and dignified, and an outspoken champion of Israel.

PODCAST: Is Social Media Replacing My Real-Life Community?

Rabbi Berel Wein on how engaging with the real world benefits us all.

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