King Louis IX had a Jewish problem. They still named a city after him.
The Mizrahi, or Eastern, Jewish community is the most ancient Jewish diaspora community, with roots dating back to Biblical times. Today they make up about half of Israel’s Jewish population.
Habib Elghanian was executed in 1979 by an Iranian Revolutionary Tribunal. His crime? Being Jewish.
In the early 20th century, Jews were doing so well on college entrance exams that some people got nervous they would take over the Ivy League. The result was a new system that succeeded in limiting Jewish enrollment.
As an oppressed minority, Jews have been expelled from countries throughout Europe and the Middle East. Did you know that during the Civil War, Jews were expelled from Tennessee?
There's a good reason why Hitler regarded the industrialist as his inspiration.
Who was Haj Amin Al Husseini and what role did he play in the Holocaust?
The number 4 isn’t the only important number at the Passover seder.
B.C. Wallin, aish.com
The Academy Awards celebrates the best in movies, and for almost 100 years, Jews have been killing it.
Uncovering the deeper meaning behind this iconic Hebrew phrase.
Inspiring lessons from the America's Got Talent contestant who recently passed away from cancer.
The hows and whys behind lighting Shabbat candles.
Like you can't get buried in a Jewish cemetery if you have a tattoo.
That's why they're excuses, not reasons.
From books, mezuzah and candles, who doesn't love a little swag.
Let's skip to the good part!
Aaron Feuerstein recently died at the age of 95. He was an icon of integrity and generosity.
Print and share this free 21-page ebook that will enhance your Jewish New Year.
Horrific tragedy averted during one of Israel's worst forest fires.
We asked three outspoken bubbies for their views on the recent rise in antisemitism.
Guess who's coming to the Passover seder this year?
A meaningful 10-page ebook to print and share with family and friends.
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Hear the story of Nissim Black's life and the story behind his music.
How will you view this unforgettable year? A quick look at some of the pivotal events of 2020.
A dizzying array of fascinating insights behind this iconic Jewish symbol.
Charles Feeney gave away $8 billion to charity. And he did it anonymously.
An interview with Lieutenant Steve Riback.
Stay Safe. Stay Kind: A small sampling of the outpouring of kindness amongst Jews around the world.
The NBA legend was a leader known for his relentless work ethic.
Her father's parting words were: "Remember, more than Jews have kept Shabbat, Shabbat has kept the Jews."
One of the last stories of its kind unfolded in Jerusalem.
Until they allow their athletes to compete against Israeli athletes.
Shoshana Ovitz celebrated her 104th birthday at the Western Wall. Most of her family was there.
The remarkable story of Eliezer Nanas.
The five tragedies that happened on this day.
A talented artist, Raphael Nouril became close to the Shah of Iran. Painting the Lubavitcher Rebbe changed the course of his life.
Hans and Margaret Rey, the German-Jewish couple who created Curious George, were living in Paris in 1940 when the Nazis were closing in.
May her memory be a blessing.
Purim teaches us how to respond to anti-Semitism today.
His violin witnessed the rescue of hundreds of Jews from Nazi Germany.
There have been 541 anti-Semitic incidents in France in 2018, a 74% increase.
The basketball superstar’s spiritual journey is taking him to live a life of Torah.
Vilma Grunwald’s haunting letter to her husband, written right before her murder.
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Learn with Rabbis YY Jacobson, Eytan Feiner and Yoel Gold in the middle of the big game.
A victory of values over hatred and bigotry.
The daring and dangerous mission of Operation Brothers.
Omer Adam’s best performance yet: sanctifying Shabbat.
This French Jewish hero recently died at the age of 108.