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.

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.

Too Many Young Jews Think Judaism is Irrelevant

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

When Emory Expelled Jews

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

The Courage to Defy: Paul Gruninger Risked Everything to Rescue Jewish Refugees

How the football-playing Swiss policeman chose morality and compassion over his career.

Are Jews Too Powerful?

No, we are not powerful enough.

Photographing 830 Holocaust Survivors

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

The Silence of the Jews

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

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)

Capturing Adolf Eichmann

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

Jews of Venice’s Ghetto

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

British MPs Confronting Jew-Hatred

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

The Tattooist of Sloan Kettering

Beware of hidden scars waiting to surface.

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.

Incredible Story of Mossad’s Fake Red Sea Resort that Saved Ethiopian Jews

The daring and dangerous mission of Operation Brothers.

Vaccination and Communal Policy

Jewish law regarding health and medicine has always mandated following what the medical establishment and majority of doctors believe.

The Jewish Stench Libel

Rebirth of a medieval canard: The Jews cannot justify anything they do.

LIVE BROADCAST: Super Bowl Halftime for Torah

Learn with Rabbis YY Jacobson, Eytan Feiner and Yoel Gold in the middle of the big game.

It’s Time for Outrage, Not Silence

Where are our friends protesting anti-Semitism?

Israeli Pop Star Turns Down Eurovision Gig Due to Shabbat

Omer Adam’s best performance yet: sanctifying Shabbat.

Burying Six Unidentified Holocaust Victims

Officiated by Chief Rabbi Mirvis, the funeral is planned for Sunday, January 20, in London and will be open to the public.

Bagels on the Bayou: A Visit to New Orleans

New Orleans is home to a unique and surprisingly vibrant Jewish community.

Georges Loinger Smuggled 350 Jewish Children to Safety

This French Jewish hero recently died at the age of 108.

Banning Shechita in Europe

It’s a veiled way of saying that Jews and other minorities are no longer welcome.

Dona Gracia Nasi & the Spanish Inquisition’s Underground Railroad

Gracia Nasi defied the Spanish Inquisition to ferry thousands of Jews to safety.

Song of Passaic

In my New Jersey town, Torah comes before bread.

Shining Light in All the Dark Corners

A trailblazing educator is turning around lives of boys at risk throughout Israel.

Egyptian Slavery, Desensitization and the Holocaust

Like Pharaoh, Hitler didn’t just start killing Jews; he used the process of desensitization by gradually worsening the persecution.

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