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When King Louis IX Tried to Wipe Out Judaism

King Louis IX had a Jewish problem. They still named a city after him.

Who Are the Mizrachi Jews?

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.

This Man Was Executed in Iran for Being Jewish

Habib Elghanian was executed in 1979 by an Iranian Revolutionary Tribunal. His crime? Being Jewish.

That Time The Ivy League Found A Way To Limit Jewish Enrollment

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.

That Time The Jews Got Kicked Out Of Tennessee

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?

Henry Ford's Virulent Antisemitism

There's a good reason why Hitler regarded the industrialist as his inspiration.

The Grand Mufti of Jerusalem and the Holocaust

Who was Haj Amin Al Husseini and what role did he play in the Holocaust?

Passover Seder by the Numbers

The number 4 isn’t the only important number at the Passover seder.

The 8 Biggest Jewish Moments In Oscar History

The Academy Awards celebrates the best in movies, and for almost 100 years, Jews have been killing it.

L'Chaim Doesn't Mean What You Think It Means

Uncovering the deeper meaning behind this iconic Hebrew phrase.

Nightbirde's Gift to Humanity: Through Her Death We Can Learn How to Live

Inspiring lessons from the America's Got Talent contestant who recently passed away from cancer.

Why Candles Are a Must for the Ultimate Shabbat Experience

The hows and whys behind lighting Shabbat candles.

Urban Myths and Misconceptions about Judaism

Like you can't get buried in a Jewish cemetery if you have a tattoo.

Jewish Swag; 7 Ways to Adorn Your Home Like a Mensch

From books, mezuzah and candles, who doesn't love a little swag.

Hanukkah: From Oppression to Freedom

Let's skip to the good part!

Remembering the Mensch of Malden Mills

Aaron Feuerstein recently died at the age of 95. He was an icon of integrity and generosity.

Aish.com's Guide to a Meaningful Rosh Hashanah

Print and share this free 21-page ebook that will enhance your Jewish New Year.

Heroic Police Save 150 People Trapped in Hospital Surrounded by Fire

Horrific tragedy averted during one of Israel's worst forest fires.

Bubbies of New York on Antisemitism

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

The Passovr Weeknd: Aish.com Passover Music Video

Guess who's coming to the Passover seder this year?

Inspiring Insights to Share at Your Passover Seder

A meaningful 10-page ebook to print and share with family and friends.

Behind the Scenes with Jewish Rapper Nissim Black

Hear the story of Nissim Black's life and the story behind his music.

2020 Vision: The Year in Review

How will you view this unforgettable year? A quick look at some of the pivotal events of 2020.

Dreidel: 5 Interesting Facts

A dizzying array of fascinating insights behind this iconic Jewish symbol.

The Billionaire who Gave Away His Fortune

Charles Feeney gave away $8 billion to charity. And he did it anonymously.

Black and Blue: One Cop’s Quest for Balance and Healing

An interview with Lieutenant Steve Riback.

The Jewish Response to COVID-19

Stay Safe. Stay Kind: A small sampling of the outpouring of kindness amongst Jews around the world.

Kobe Bryant: Inspiring Quotes

The NBA legend was a leader known for his relentless work ethic.

How Shabbat Saved a Girl from the Triangle Factory Fire

Her father's parting words were: "Remember, more than Jews have kept Shabbat, Shabbat has kept the Jews."

Greek Rescuer Reunites with Jews She Saved During the Holocaust

One of the last stories of its kind unfolded in Jerusalem.

Iran Banned from World Judo for Boycotting Israel

Until they allow their athletes to compete against Israeli athletes.

The Best Revenge: Holocaust Survivor Celebrates Birthday with 400 Descendants

Shoshana Ovitz celebrated her 104th birthday at the Western Wall. Most of her family was there.

The Man who Kept Shabbat in Siberia for 20 Years

The remarkable story of Eliezer Nanas.

Why We Fast on the 17th of Tammuz

The five tragedies that happened on this day.

The Jewish Artist in Iran's Royal Palace

A talented artist, Raphael Nouril became close to the Shah of Iran. Painting the Lubavitcher Rebbe changed the course of his life.

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.

Standing Up to Jew-Hatred by Unmasking our Jewish Identity

Purim teaches us how to respond to anti-Semitism today.

The Incredible Story of Joshua Bell’s Stradivarius

His violin witnessed the rescue of hundreds of Jews from Nazi Germany.

France’s Surge in Anti-Semitism

There have been 541 anti-Semitic incidents in France in 2018, a 74% increase.

Amar’e Stoudemire’s All-Star Move: Converting to Judaism

The basketball superstar’s spiritual journey is taking him to live a life of Torah.

Moments before Being Gassed at Auschwitz, A Mother’s Letter

Vilma Grunwald’s haunting letter to her husband, written right before her murder.

LIVE BROADCAST: Super Bowl Halftime for Torah

Learn with Rabbis YY Jacobson, Eytan Feiner and Yoel Gold in the middle of the big game.

Incredible Story of Mossad’s Fake Red Sea Resort that Saved Ethiopian Jews

The daring and dangerous mission of Operation Brothers.

Israeli Pop Star Turns Down Eurovision Gig Due to Shabbat

Omer Adam’s best performance yet: sanctifying Shabbat.

Georges Loinger Smuggled 350 Jewish Children to Safety

This French Jewish hero recently died at the age of 108.

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