Many of the trees in Israel have rich histories and stories attached to them. Ahead of Tu B’Shvat, we present a small sampling of those trees.
A rare scrap of fabric holds a vital clue to the origins of biblical dye known as techelet.
Representatives of Russian Jews killed by Nazis 71 years ago have convinced officials to replace a memorial plaque some felt downplayed the massacre.
Ben Sidran argues that Jewish hunger to fit in shaped both the core of their identity and many of America’s greatest songs in his book "There Was A Fire."
Performances of “Fiddler on the Roof” attest to its cultural power, evoking a yearning for tradition in a changing world. What is behind its staying power?
The Adolf Eichmann trial in 1961 captivated a global community.
A diary kept by Nazi leader Alfred Rosenberg will be displayed at the US Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, DC.
Israeli Yaki Gantz has made over 100 trips to Poland to help identify dozens of unmarked or anonymous Holocaust grave sites across the country.
The Jewish community of Paraguay inaugurated a new Jewish museum which includes the country’s first Holocaust studies center.
An ancient wine cellar in Israel is proving early Canaanites had a taste for the good stuff.