On Purim, can we really blot out the memory of an evil like Haman, who threatened our very existence, with a noisemaker?
The names of Jewish holidays are usually straightforward, pointing to the central symbol or theme of the festival. But what is the name “Purim” all about?
My travel partner and I ventured down to the colorful island country that has been politically kept at arms length, to meet the Jewish community.
Perhaps there is no way to make a film about one of the bloodiest battles in human history that is both deep and beautiful.
In the run up to the Oscars, plenty of Jewish stars have been making headlines this awards season.
There have been some unnecessarily polarizing articles in the Jewish press suggesting that we have to select either endogamy or outreach.
Sharon’s development as a leader was very similar to that of Begin. In their careers, both came to realize the limits of relying on force alone.
Rumors of Walt’s alleged anti-Semitism have dogged the Walt Disney Company for decades.
In just 55 minutes, “Israel Inside: How a Small Nation Makes a Big Difference” makes a compelling case for the Jewish State.
According to a Pew study, the number of Jews who say they have no religion is growing rapidly, and two-thirds are not raising their children Jewish at all.