The Incredible Story of the Righteous Convert of Vilna

Who was Avraham ben Avraham, the righteous convert buried next to the Vilna Gaon?

Ice Cream: 6 Jewish Facts

Fun Jewish facts in time for National Ice Cream Day.

From Rabid Anti-Semite to Proud Jew

Csanád Szegedi, co-founder of Hungary’s far-right, anti-Semitic party, discovers he’s Jewish, forcing him to rethink his life and reconnect to his roots.

Judenrein Europe

For millennia Europe was the center of diaspora life. But as Jews continue fleeing the continent, by the end of this century all that’s left will be a Jewish graveyard.

Mike Stern: The Everyman Rabbi

Through his genuine love and respect for every human being, Mike touched the hearts of thousands of people.

The Orthodox Jew in SS Uniform

Posing as an SS officer behind enemy lines, Brickman's job was to catch Nazis attempting to flee Germany for South America.

I Am Alive: An Inspiring Jewish Music Video

Thanking you ten million ways that I am alive. (Watch till the end of the video for full impact.)

Love, Hate and the Holocaust

An acclaimed exhibit about Auschwitz is stirring debate about essential lessons of the Holocaust.

Sabotaging the German V-2 Rocket

The heroic actions of 200 inmates at Mittelbau-Dora concentration camp is the subject of new film, “Dirty Bomb.”

Hong Kong and the Jews: 6 Facts

Hong Kong’s vibrant Jewish community mirrors the growth of the city.

The Meaning of Some More Jewish Last Names

Common Jewish names can tell us a great deal about Jewish history and values.

The Heroic Soviet Jewish Activist You Never Heard of

Hillel Butman played a key role in exposing the plight of Soviet refuseniks to the world.

The Holocaust Survivor Who Captured Amon Goth

Josef Levkovich’s dramatic encounters with the villain of Schindler’s List. An Aish.com exclusive.

The Big Lie about Israel

And the professors who tell it.

If the Jewish People Never Received the Torah

What would a world without Torah look like?

The “New Germany” and the Kippah

The government’s recommendation not to wear a kippah everywhere is an appalling reminder of a Holocaust strategy that failed.

The Jewish “King” of Lampedusa

The longest-running Yiddish play featured the incredible true story of a British Jewish hero of WWII.

Wait… So You Mean This Isn’t a Date?

I thought I knew how a romantic dinner with a rabbi would go. I could not have been more wrong.

My Disturbing Visit to US Campuses

On a visit to US colleges with Reservists on Duty, I found not only anti-Zionism but also mainstream anti-Semitism.

Herman Wouk and Jewish Tradition

The bestselling author was a staunch defender of Jewish life. He recently passed away at the age of 103.

Get Out: Jews & Elite American Universities

American universities have become hostile to Jews and it’s time for Jews to stop paying for them.

Unearthed Holocaust Mass Grave in Belarus Won’t Stop Building of Luxury Condos

The blood of 1,214 souls cries out. Do we not hear their voices?

Curious George’s Daring Escape from the Nazis

Hans and Margaret Rey, the German-Jewish couple who created Curious George, were living in Paris in 1940 when the Nazis were closing in.

How to Leave Your Mark on the World

A Jewish community rallies together to bury an elderly waiter at a local Kosher restaurant.

Inspirational Quotes about Jews and Israel

By non-Jewish writers, philosophers and politicians.

Smuggled Out of Kovno Ghetto in a Sack

Arik Brik was a young boy when he survived the Holocaust. He moved to Israel with his family where he reached great prominence.

Cinco de Mayo and Jewish Freedom

The holiday marks Mexico’s evolution into a haven for persecuted Jews.

The Jewish People Lives

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

The Kaliver Rebbe, Rabbi of the Holocaust, Dies at Age 96

Rabbi Menachem Mendel Taub, who carried the scars and memory of the Holocaust, has died in Jerusalem aged 96.

Passover Shooting in California Synagogue

A gunman opened fire on Jews at prayer on the last day of Passover.

Passover and the Spanish Inquisition

Generations of secret Jews defied the Spanish Inquisition to celebrate Passover and other holidays.

The Last Seder in the Warsaw Ghetto

Survivors testify about an epic Seder held in underground bunkers as the Nazis sought to liquidate the last Jews of Warsaw Ghetto.

Beginning the Journey to Mount Sinai

Freedom isn’t enough. You have to know where you want to go.

I’m Not a German; I’m a Jew: A Passover Video

Why do we celebrate that in every generation enemies will try to eradicate the Jews?

Passover in the Krakow Ghetto

My grandfather’s Passover Seder, hiding from Nazis.

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.

Flying while Jewish

Suspicion can fan the odor of intolerance.

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.

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