Checking Out the Jewish Scene in Phuket, Thailand

Hanging with the Chabad rabbi and eating Kosher Pad-Thai.

The Hebrew Hammer's Amazing Path to the Winter Olympics

Representing the State of Israel in the Skeleton Sled competition, AJ Edelman puts his Torah-observance above all.

Wendy’s Shabbat: Beauty Traced with Sadness

Every week a group of elderly retired Jews hold Shabbat dinners at Wendy’s. It’s beautiful but is this the best we can do for them?

Lost Synagogues of New York City

Photographs and history of shuls that have been turned into churches and community centers.

Behind Enemy Lines: Jewish Woman who Spied on Nazis

German soldiers thought she was a blonde bimbo looking for her Nazi fiancé. How did this courageous Jew from an Orthodox family become a spy?

Jews and Poles Don’t Have to Be Enemies

It is inaccurate to say “Polish death camps” but the new law is an attempt to deny any complicity and the long history of Polish anti-Semitism.

Destiny: The Incredible Story of the Jewish People

Ken Spiro’s new book explores why the Jewish people, a tiny nation, plays such a huge role in history.

Super Bowl 2018: 6 Jewish Facts

Including three Jewish owners and the Jewish general manager.

Gino Bartali: The Superstar who Defied the Fascists

One of the greatest cyclists of all time risked his life to save thousands of Jews.

Roman Vishniac: Picturing a World

A snapshot of the life of the famed photographer.

It All Began with "You Dirty Kike"

I am no longer ignoring the ignorance.

Mosque Vandalism: The Jewish Connection

There are hateful people, but also simple-minded misguided ones. And they can change.

Nazi Havens in South America

Secret files reveal 9,000 Nazi war criminals fled to South America after WWII.

Banning Shechita in Europe

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

My Friend's Tragic Death in Costa Rica

I went to camp with Ari Weiss. My friends and I can’t believe he’s gone.

Jews and Coffee: 8 Little-Known Facts

Including the surprising origins of the Maxwell House Haggadah.

Rachel Freier: The Hasidic Superwoman Of Night Court

An interview with the trailblazing 52-year-old mother and grandmother who is the first Hasidic woman to be elected as a judge.

Jews' Acts Matter

One self-absorbed guy gets a chance to relive his day.

8 Interesting Facts about Donuts

Israelis consume 24 million donuts a year.

Rabbi Shteinman, Humble Giant

Serving God and the Jewish people for 104 full years.

Carrying the Torch: The Menorah and the Eternal Jewish People

The Arch of Titus reminds us what is the secret of the Jews' immortality.

Anti-Semitism on the Rise

According to a number of recent reports, English-speaking nations with large Jewish populations are experiencing record high levels of anti-Semitism.

Why I Became a Day School Proponent

Despite my concerns, sending my kids to day school has been crucial to their Jewish identity.

102-Year-Old Holocaust Survivor Meets His Nephew for First Time

Eliyahu Pietruszka thought his entire family had died. Watch the moving video of him meeting the nephew he didn't know existed.

One of Us: A Searing Look at Sexual Abuse in the Jewish Community

Exploring a number of issues that the much buzzed-about documentary raises.

Jews and Zimbabwe: 7 Little-Known Facts

Unknown to many, Zimbabwe is home to a small Jewish community.

Ida and Louise Cook’s Remarkable Rescue Mission

Using their avid opera-going as a cover, the British sisters saved dozens of Jews in Nazi Europe.

The ‘Italian Wallenberg’ who Saved Over 5000 Hungarian Jews

Posing as a Spanish ambassador in Hungary, Giorgio Perlasca risked his life to save 5218 Jews from deportation to Nazi death camps.

Pendant Found in Sobibor Death Camp Brings Relatives Together

Karolina Cohn's family meet to honor Jewish girl who died in Holocaust.

The Woman in the Burqa

A true story for any Jew who ever felt their name was too Jewish or that wearing a kippah wasn't cool.

Father Patrick Desbois: One Man’s Fight to Uncover the Holocaust

His efforts have unearthed 2,700 extermination sites where over 1,000,000 Jews have been buried.

Israel’s Unknown Heroic Spies of World War I

The Aaronsohn siblings founded an espionage ring in Zichron Yaakov to help Britain defeat the Turks.

A Soldier’s Return to Germany to Avenge His Family’s Deaths

Henry Birnbrey, a Kindertransport survivor, helped liberate a death train in the heart of Nazi Germany.

Jews Flood Toronto Courtroom to Defend a Young Man’s Life

The doctors wanted to unplug Shalom Ounanounou. The Jewish community sprung into action.

Rabbi Lau on the State of Jewry Today

A thought-provoking conversation with the esteemed rabbi.

PODCAST: Fixing the World

Rabbi Ken Spiro on the Jewish People’s history of social responsibility.

Singing Hatikvah in Abu Dhabi

An Israeli won the gold in judo but they refused to play his national anthem. He defiantly sang it himself.

Great Bar/Bat Mitzvah Gift Ideas

Meaningful presents to mark this important milestone.

Anne Frank, European Soccer and Anti-Semitism

The vile act that took place in Rome isn’t something new.

A Chaplain's Compassion

Rabbi Zimmerman truly knew how to walk the talk.

Harvey Weinstein and the #MeToo Phenomenon

A silent epidemic is silent no more.

Forgiving Mengele

Is it right to forgive an unrepentant mass murderer?

Jews and Beer: 8 Surprising Facts

For centuries Jews have been vital in the production and marketing of beer.

Israel Tennis Star Stops Game Before Yom Kippur

David Sela made a clear statement that nothing is more important than his Jewish identity.

Operation Brothers: The Mossad's Secret Scuba Operation in Sudan

The extraordinary first-person account of the mission to save Jewish refugees, now a film starring Chris Evans.

Let’s Make a Deal

Monty Hall’s best deal changed his life.

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