by Kayla Swartzberg
by Prof. Joshua Berman
Cousins of mine embarking on their new life in Israel shared chilling accounts of a country that resembles prewar Germany.
by Karen Feuer
We wanted a miracle but my life was at risk.
by Rivka Ronda Robinson
The Lansky Bros. are responsible for Elvis’s fashion sense. But don’t blame them for the jumpsuits.
by Mati Wagner
by Erica Sager Pelman
Vulnerable pregnant Jewish women need more than rhetoric.
by Dr. Yvette Alt Miller
After the horrific shooting, a team of volunteers quickly mobilized into action.
Swastikas have a long history and are widely employed around the world today.
by Slovie Jungreis-Wolff
We are masters at writing people off based solely on external superficialities.
by Rabbi Efrem Goldberg
Surviving what life throws our way requires maintaining the sometimes-contradictory attitudes of hope and optimism, and realism and pragmatism.
by Richard L. Levine
My father was a POW at Stalag Luft I and was awarded the Purple Heart with Oak Leaf Cluster for his incredible bravery.
And paved the way for Atlanta to join the Major Leagues in the 1960s.
by Drops of Light
Dr. Gilbert Daniel Nessim unpacks the mindboggling complexity inside a seed.
by Jeff Jacoby
Toxic polarization is turning disagreements into a binary war of good vs. evil, right vs. wrong, enlightened vs. barbaric.
by Yariv Newman
The exhilarating movie has something to say about the high-stakes combat we all face in life.
Kindness goes in both directions.
Rabbi Benjamin Blech
by Rabbi Benjamin Blech
They do not merit fame – only infamy.
by Rabbi Akiva Males
My Memorial Day memories are shaped by a proud Jewish combat veteran who cared deeply about others.
by Rabbi Menachem Levine
If you want to encounter God, you need to experience silence.
by Faygie Holt
Changes made to federal law ensure that the Justice Department can step in when houses of worship are threatened.
The legendary “Queen of the Night”, who recently died, was haunted by her Holocaust experiences.
by Judy Gruen
A new study conclusively shows multiple benefits of a faith-based life to working-class adolescents – particularly males.
An indictment of the “Wild West” atmosphere of social media and the price we all pay for it.
A government that can criminalize Holocaust denial this week can criminalize other opinions next week.
Michelle Friedman, a blind disability advocate, shares her story and strong opinions on what it means to be disabled.
by Rabbi Avi Baumol
Again, a despot brainwashes a nation into committing atrocities against an innocent people. But in Poland, we discover history does not have to repeat itself.
by Benjamin Elterman
What are you enslaved to? For me, it’s video games.
How do you change gears from the death of a young person to the celebration of a marriage of two young people?
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by Rabbi Nechemia Coopersmith
My three takeaways from the shocking incident.
A former correspondent for the LA Times put down his pen and picked up a rifle, taking a stand in what he calls “a battle between good and evil.”
by Rabbi Simcha Weinstein
And three other Marvel Universe characters you didn’t know are Jewish.
The former Secretary of State, who has just died, discovered she was Jewish at age 59.
OP-ED: Let’s mark this haunting milestone by strengthening our resolve to fill our lives with meaning and love.
by Vitaliy N. Katsenelson
With ironclad control of media, Putin wants Russians to forget their history so he can repeat it.
With everything going on in the world, we need to inculcate her message now more than ever.
by B.C. Wallin
Why do we have to remember the most forgettable guy in the whole Purim story?
by David Harris
Russia invaded Ukraine for its own imperialist reasons. Ukraine, like other sovereign nations, has the right to chart its own destiny.
In Krakow, Rabbi Avi Baumol is aiding Ukrainian refugees.
Marking International Women’s Day, here are some thought-provoking quotes by a wide range of Jewish women.
Ukraine’s youthful and unconventional Jewish president is inspiring his nation.
Let’s heed the lessons of the pandemic and apply them to the threat of war.
No one teaches you what to do in a war. Rebbetzin Miriam Moskovitz shares what it’s like in Ukraine right now.
by Beyond Belief
Scientific and Jewish beliefs are more compatible than you think. We sat down with leading world scientists and others to discover just how much we have in common
by Jonathan Sassen
The description of the Biblical destruction of Sodom is supported by recent archaeological discoveries.
by Shlomo Horwitz
Having fled Italy in 1939, Isaac Kinek was very sensitive to the needs of the underdog.
Jewish student posts footage from class and opens opportunity for community dialogue, education.
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