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.

Kaddish War

A fitting tribute to a genuine hero.

The Lemmings and the Jews

Why are so many Jews willing to side with our executioners and side with those who openly seek our destruction?

The Last Surviving Flight Crew Member who Saved Yemenite Jews in 1949

Capt. Elgen Long, a 90-year-old from Oregon, was recently honored as a “hero of Israel and the Jewish people.”

Sowing Seeds of Israel-Hatred at Jewish Summer Camp

A subversive grassroots program is training camp counselors to present an anti-Israel agenda to campers.

Oprah Meets a Black Hasidic Family

Oprah sits down with Dinah Abrahamson and her children, Sarah and Yosef, one of few black Hasidic families in Crown Heights.

We're Royalty Too

I always dreamed of being a princess. Until I realized I already am.

How Michael Chabon Ambushed My Graduation

As I heard Chabon’s simplified takedown of my country, the room began to spin.

The Secret to Effective Jewish Outreach

My Jewish role models never made me feel I was far from anything. They made me feel whole and utterly special simply for being Jewish.

The Jews of Djerba: 9 Facts about This Ancient Jewish Community

One of the oldest Jewish communities in the world exists in a Muslim-dominated region.

The Jewish Plot to Kill Hitler

How the FBI prevented Jewish American gangsters from altering the course of history in 1933.

Cookies for Israel: Help Set a World Record

Here’s a sweet way to support Israel: Buy cookies!

5 Signs You Need to Take a Fresh Look at Judaism

So many Jews, myself included, stopped their Jewish education when they were kids and never examined the depth of Judaism through adult eyes.

Bring Home the Remaining Jews in Ethiopia

Meet some of the last remaining Jews in Ethiopia who are yearning to come home to Israel.

Confronting General Eisenhower Over Allies’ Refusal to Bomb Auschwitz

In a direct and sharp rebuke, the Klausenberger Rebbe said the Americans and England shared in the guilt along with Hitler.

Jews, Hats & Modern Anti-Semitism

The only antidote to anti-Semitism is pro-Semitism.

The Dangers of Being a Jew in France Today

Aish.com interviews a number of Jews living in France. Their future is precarious.

Cairo Geniza’s Remarkable Story of Wuhshah the Broker

Three medieval documents chronicle the life of a wealthy Jewish woman in Egypt at the turn of the 12th century.

Natalie Portman’s Insult to Israel

And her timing could not have been more inappropriate.

24 Hours in Shanghai

Exploring the city’s inspiring and little-known Jewish history during a one-day visit.

Israel and the Secret of 70

The number 70 was singled out for special attention in ways that make this Yom HaAtzmaut particularly meaningful.

An Israeli Arab Defends His Country

Yahya Mahamid’s journey from hate to help.

What’s Really Wrong with the Insulting “Jewish Man’s Rebellion” Essay

Don’t minimize the inherent difficulties in inter-faith marriage.

Our Brothers

Inspired by a true story, a non-religious former IDF soldier has an eye-opening conversation with an Orthodox man.

95-Year-Old Survivor Still Cooking Up a Storm

Margit Kirsche and her husband Sandor survived Auschwitz and opened the first kosher food emporium in Chicago.

11 Quintessential Jewish Jokes

Some old and some new, and all have an underlying point.

Jewish Comedians and Splitting the Sea

A surprising answer to why so many Jews become comedians.

April 1st and the Jews

For the Jewish people, April Fool’s Day has been marked by some decidedly non-funny events.

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.

The Blood Libel Against Mendel Beilis

An overview of the notorious 1913 ritual murder trial in Kiev, known as the "Beilis Affair".

The Rothschilds: Separating Fact from Fiction

A glimpse behind the illustrious, philanthropic family.

An Unusual Journey: Eating Kosher on Russian Airline

A small reminder of the miraculous nature of existence of the Jewish people.

Blaming Jews for Snow

Just in time for the historical season of blood libels.

Jews and Perfume

Eight little known facts about Jews and perfume, from ancient times to today.

Jews and the Irish Potato Famine

During Ireland’s hour of greatest need, Jews donated more aid than anyone in the world.

Dear Hebrew School Teachers, I Want a Refund

Three ways I feel you let me down and how you can do way better.

Skyrocketing Anti-Semitism in the U.S.

1,986 anti-Semitic crimes were reported, a 57% increase on the previous year.

Saving Benny and Josh: Turning Tragedy into Purpose

Jennie and Gary Landsman are doing everything they can to help find a cure to their sons’ rare and fatal disease.

Native Americans and the Jews

Whether or not Native Americans are one of the lost tribes of Israel, the strange parallels between them and the Jews are intriguing.

My Inspiring Uber Ride in LA

A Jewish teen changes the life of a disengaged Uber driver.

Sentenced to Death in Iran

A Jewish grandmother is denied asylum in the Netherlands. She is hoping for a Purim miracle.

Queen Esther and 6 Other Extraordinary Jewish Women

Jewish history abounds with strong Jewish women who ensured the survival of the Jewish people.

Mordechai, Reincarnation & Jewish Pride

The response to a world filled with anti-Semitism must be pride, not submission.

Torah and the Mormon Snowboarder

Why was a small Australian ski town plastered with signs, “Torah is the best”?

Remembering the 5 Jewish Victims of the Florida Shooting

Four Jewish students and a teacher murdered along with 12 other victims.

Darkness and Light in Florida

Seventeen candles in our backyard were extinguished. We owe them our best effort to make our light burn brighter.

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