(JTA) — Rep. Keith Ellison, the first Muslim elected to Congress, sent a letter to U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions urging him to investigate the recent desecration of a Jewish cemetery as a hate crime. Ellison, D-Minn., called on Sessions...
The Israel Bar Association and Tzohar launched the new Prenuptial Agreement to protect and assist the future of Jewish marriage.
In this week’s parsha we look at how we can use G-d’s gifts to overcome obstacles.
From hot chocolate to chickpea soup to melon seed milk, here are some unexpected holiday traditions from an array of countries.
How did Joseph manage to uphold his ideals all alone in Egypt? The commentaries teach that Joseph pictured the face of his saintly father, Jacob.
An Orthodox rabbi brought his congregation to a gay bar to show support after the Orlando shooting. He shares his story of how community transcends creed.
As we journey through life we often find ourselves faced with seemingly indomitable barriers. Where do we turn to from here?
It looked like President Donald Trump was never going to use “anti-Semitism” in a sentence. It took a fourth series of hoax bomb threats at JCCs around the country and imprecations from Jewish groups across the ideological spectrum for the president to at last use the “A” word.
A new app to teach youth about the Holocaust will be a centerpiece of Switzerland’s chairmanship of the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance.
The iron gate of the Dachau Nazi camp, which bears the message “Arbeit macht frei,” or “Work sets you free,” was returned to the site after being stolen more than two years ago.