Bubbies of New York on Antisemitism

We asked three outspoken bubbies for their views on the recent rise in antisemitism.

7 Essential Items for Every Jewish Home

Simple ways to infuse your home with Jewish meaning.

Rabbi Stabbed in Boston

Rabbi Shlomo Noginski was stabbed outside a Jewish summer camp filled with children.

Elvis Presley’s Jewish Roots

I was all shook up in Mississippi.

Shock and Pain in Miami

A Rabbi's firsthand account of the unfolding tragedy in Surfside.

Antisemitism Isn’t Only a Jewish Problem

Instead of playing the role of the canary in the coal mine, we need to actively work to detect threats far before they harm us and our country.

Israeli Aid Worker Comforts Families in Florida

An interview with Itzik Itach who is part of the Israeli contingent searching for survivors and counseling families.

At the Frontlines in Surfside

Interviews with volunteers from the Jewish community who are helping victims of the disaster in Florida.

Banning Israeli Food Truck in Philadelphia

When an Israeli food truck was disinvited to a food festival, supporters stepped in to protest.

My Masseuse Thinks Jews Don’t Pay Taxes

She says it’s because of the Holocaust.

Five Ways to Inject Some Life into Your Judaism

How to shake off the dust and find meaning in your relationship to Judaism.

A Jewish Call to Action: 10 Ways to Fight Back

There is much we can, must, and should do to confront the old and new demons that we’re facing today.

In the Heights: 6 Jewish Facts about Washington Heights

Little known facts about the setting for the new movie musical.

Bestselling Author Brad Meltzer Teaches New Generation about Anne Frank

His most personal book, Meltzer wrote I am Anne Frank as a way to combat global Jew-hatred.

Climb for Life: Spartan Race for Teens with Physical Challenges

Eighteen teens with physical challenges are taken through a life-changing spartan race.

Being Jewish: Why Bother?

Antisemitism is forcing many young Jews to ask: Why is being Jewish worth it? And that's a good thing.

10 Things to Love about Being Jewish

Take a moment to appreciate this most precious gift.

US Cabinet Member Sworn in on 500-Yr-Old Jewish Text

Scientific Advisor Dr. Eric Lander is inspired by the ancient words of Rabbi Tarfon found in Ethics of the Fathers.

Tik Tok Executive Discovers Joy and Purpose through Jewish Wisdom

Michal Oshman's new book asks, “What would you do if you weren’t afraid?”

5 Strategies to Help Israel Win the Online Battle

An expert on diplomacy and social media suggests ways we all can help Israel.

Dear Young American Jews against Israel

An open letter to Rolling Stone's Marisa Kabas.

Pew Report: Cultural Judaism without Torah Isn’t Working

Young Jews feel culturally Jewish – and that's the beginning and end of their Jewish identity.

Why the Jews? Exploring the Unique Meaning of the World's Longest Hatred

A four-part video series on the Jewish perspective to antisemitism.

It’s Not about Israel; It’s about Being a Jew

As attacks across the US show, the detested object of scorn remains the same as it has for thousands of years – the Jews.

How to Respond to Antisemitism

Antisemites want us to disappear. Now's the time to assert your Jewish identity.

How My “Woke" Children Woke Up to Anti-Israel Bias and Antisemitism

My children discovered that what starts with anti-Zionist screeds against European imperialism morphs to implicit support of terrorism and ends in indiscriminate antisemitism.

Chicago Israel Rally Turns Violent

Hamas sympathizers attacked a peaceful rally organized by students.

Standing Up for Israel in the Age of Social Media

While the ceasefire hold, we all have to do our part to fight the pernicious lies against Israel on social media.

The Piechotkas and the Wooden Synagogues of Poland

A tribute to the faithful, professional and humble work of the non-Jewish archivist couple.

Living in Iran Made me a Lifelong Zionist

Growing up in a country that tried its hardest to teach me to hate everything about my Judaism and Israel made my resolve even stronger.

Flowers and Judaism: 8 Facts

From flowers at Sinai to cooking with flowers.

Feel Israel's Pain

With Israel under attack, do we care enough to help?

If the Jewish People Never Received the Torah

What would a world without Torah look like?

A Stranger Amongst You: My Life with Asperger's

I look forward to a day when Asperger’s Syndrome is better understood within the Jewish community.

Mandy Patinkin, I Hear Your Cry

An open letter to Mandy Patinkin.

Meron: United in Grief

Tragedy is not to be dealt with by blaming others, but rather by doing our own personal soul searching.

Tragedy in Meron

How to respond to a day of celebration that became a day of tremendous sadness? .

Lag B'Omer and the Power to Recreate

Rabbi Akiva's timely post-corona message.

The Woman behind Duolingo’s New Yiddish Course

Meena Viswanath wants to help you learn Yiddish.

Iceland and the Jews: 9 Little Known Facts

Exploring the surprising Jewish connections to Iceland.

Why France Refuses to Prosecute an Antisemitic Murderer

Sarah Halimi was beaten and thrown from her window. Her killer will not be tried because he smoked weed.

Ancient Coins Tell the Story of the Jewish People

From the Roman conquest of Judea to the rebirth of Israel.

Celebrity Quotes about Shabbat

Inspiring quotes about the power and beauty of Shabbat.

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