The Muslim Holocaust Researcher

Prof. Mehnaz Afridi, a Pakistani Muslim, has been the director of the Holocaust, Genocide and Interfaith Education Center in New York for the past decade.

Sky-High Anti-Semitism and Increased Jewish Pride

2019 saw the highest levels of anti-Semitism in the US on record. American Jews are responding with Jewish pride.

6 Ways Not to Let Isolation Get You Down

Lockdown is no picnic, but there are simple things everyone can do to keep their spirits up.

In Prague, Jewish Tombstones Used as Paving Stones

A pedestrian square in the heart of Europe is found to be paved with Jewish headstones.

Kippahs to the Rescue

One Jewish family is turning kippahs into hundreds of face masks to help the homeless.

New App Revolutionizes the Art of Giving

Falling on hard times, Jerry Latinik responded by finding ways of helping others. His vision sparked a revolution in kindness. .

Covid-19 and the Messiah

No one knows when the final redemption will come, but the only way to be ready is to yearn for that period of peace, harmony, and universal God-consciousness.

The Silver Platter: Establishing the State of Israel

24,000 Israeli soldiers have sacrificed their lives for the protection of the Jewish state.

Kidney Transplant Champion Dies at 55

Rabbi Heber helped facilitate over 800 kidney transplants in Israel and around the world.

How Coronavirus is Upending Orthodox Jewish Traditions

Hundreds of Orthodox Jews are estimated to have died in Brooklyn. A heart-rending video on how the pandemic is changing their longstanding rituals.

The Sirens of Rabbi Akiva: Corona and Sefirat HaOmer

The death of Rabbi Akiva’s disciples that has an eerie resonance of the pandemic we face today.

A Holocaust Survivor’s Last Request

My grandfather insisted on being buried in his Auschwitz uniform.

Jewish Partisan Hero Dies of Coronavirus

Benjamin Levin fought Nazis with Jewish partisans called The Avengers.

The Survivors’ Talmud: When the US Army Printed the Talmud

With the help of the US Army, Jewish Holocaust survivors printed copies of the Talmud.

Addressing Biblical Criticism: A Critique of the Documentary Hypothesis

An in-depth examination of the story of the Flood yields numerous faults of the source-critical approach.

Rabbi Sacks on the Holocaust

Two thought provoking videos on faith after the Holocaust.

The Jewish People Lives

There is no greater victory over the enemies of the Jewish people than living as proud, strong and connected Jews.

6 Amazing Jewish Nurses

These Jewish nurses made the world a better place.

The Last Seder in the Warsaw Ghetto

Passover 1943, an act of great spiritual defiance.

Rejoicing during Corona: How to Make this an Incredible Passover

Don't be enslaved by what could have been. Focus on the joy instead.

Passover and the Eleventh Plague

The linkage between Passover and Tisha B'Av offers us tremendous hope and comfort in this tragic time.

Evidence for the Exodus

Examining the historicity of the biblical exodus.

This Passover, Stay Home and Stay Safe

An important message that can help save lives.

The First Quarantine in Egypt

Why the Jewish people could not leave their homes Passover night.

Becoming a Dad during the COVID-19 Crisis

In truth, we are all creations of crisis.

Lena Bryant's Legacy: Inspiring True Story

The Jewish fashion pioneer changed the way women dressed and did business.

Famous NY Mohel Passes Away from COVID-19

Rabbi Romi Cohn saved 56 Jewish families during WWII and embodied Jewish values.

Coronavirus: A Time for Kindness

An inspiring true story about the compassion of others.

Bring Shabbat Home: Live Pre-Shabbat Event

This is a time to rally together in unity. Don't miss this event, hosted by Charlie Harary.

One Rabbi's Dream to Close All Shuls

Rabbi SR Hirsch wrote that closing "all synagogues by Jewish hands would constitute the strongest protest against the abandonment of the Torah in home and life."

Looking for God: A Lesson from a Survivor

Everything can stripped away from us, except our choice.

Eradicating Polio: When Two Jewish Researchers Changed the World

Dr. Jonas Salk and Dr. Albert Sabin invented vaccines against polio.

Ethiopian Jew who Helped Mossad Save Jews

Takele Mekonen bravely partnered with the Mossad to help smuggle countless fellow Ethiopian Jews to freedom in Israel. He is now a successful tech executive in Israel.

Let Aish Say Kaddish for You

A solution for those who presently can no longer say kaddish in a minyan for a loved one.

Rabbi Yitzchak Berkovits on the Coronavirus

The following address was given to Aish HaTorah staff around the world through a zoom call.

Fighting Anti-Semitism, Both Left and Right

Contemporary anti-Semitic libel of the Jewish State parallels classic anti-Semitism against Jews.

Yeshiva University Takes the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tourney by Storm

Despite the coronavirus, the Maccabees advance to the Sweet Sixteen. Aish.com exclusive interview with Head Coach Elliot Steinmetz.

Wise Men of Chelm: Fact and Fiction

The mythical comic town of Chelm was a beloved staple of Yiddish literature.

Purim at Goebbels’ Castle

On March 8, 1945, a group of American soldiers observed Purim in Rheydt, Germany, vanquishing a modern-day Haman.

Why Harry S. Truman Recognized the State of Israel

Like Eddie Jacobson, God is calling on each of us, saying there is something only we can do.

My Name was My Mask

Like Esther, I hid my Jewish identity and saw the underbelly of anti-Semitism.

Standing Up to Jew-Hatred by Unmasking our Jewish Identity

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

The Death of Stalin: The Untold Purim Story

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

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