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1,000 Letters Add Poignant Perspective On Holocaust

24 Sivan 5776 – June 29, 2016
Luz never married. “When she died,” Dwork said, “her nephew was going through her apartment, sorting out her effects, and he found a suitcase of these letters.

Lake George And Gore Mountain

22 Sivan 5776 – June 27, 2016
The Lake George area has a historical depth to it, is filled with natural beauty and has a whole host of fun for those with an adventurous streak.

Soon By You – Take Two

19 Sivan 5776 – June 24, 2016
The series follows six Modern Orthodox singles in New York City as they navigate the dating scene, dealing with set-ups, mess-ups, and, particularly in the first episode, mix-ups.

Maurice Sendak: A Jewish Vilde Chayah

18 Sivan 5776 – June 23, 2016
While honoring his deceased relatives through his work, Sendak simultaneously mocked those survivors with whom he grew up.

Dignified Slumber: The Restoration Of Jewish Cemeteries In Jamaica

15 Sivan 5776 – June 20, 2016
With their skills in finance and trade, and the network they naturally shared with European Jews, they played an important economic role in the sugar trade and the shipping industry.

The Catcher In The (Half-Jewish) Rye

10 Sivan 5776 – June 15, 2016
Salinger was raised as an Orthodox Jew, and his later turmoil regarding his Jewish identity is the key to understanding his life and work.

The King Of Jewish YouTube: Daniel Finkelman Is Pursuing His Chabad Shlichut Through Popular...

4 Sivan 5776 – June 10, 2016
In the specialized corner of filmmaking that creates Jewish music videos, Finkelman has earned a reputation as a visionary.

Inclement Weather No Match For Celebrate Israel Parade

3 Sivan 5776 – June 8, 2016
As always, though, the heart and soul of the parade were the marching bands, singing groups, and hundreds of day schools and organizations representing virtually all segments of the Jewish community.

A Home Away From Home

1 Sivan 5776 – June 6, 2016
Enthusiastic volunteer Arlene Chertof of Efrat says, "The guys are sweethearts. I love volunteering here. Even a soldier without a kippah will ask, ‘Is this pareve or dairy?’”

Of Hospitals, Doctors And Nurses

These many heroes and heroines gave Israel their hears.

Jerusalem Of Writers

27 Iyyar 5776 – June 3, 2016
Perhaps the biggest draw for the seminar’s attendees is having the opportunity to meet with Orthodox book publishers and representatives from the English-language magazines.

Jerusalem – Forty-Nine Years Later

Like a radiant bride waiting for the arrival of her groom, she is surrounded by shusvinim in the form of vibrant new neighborhoods.

Did Raoul Wallenberg Meet Gerald Ford?

26 Iyyar 5776 – June 2, 2016
While a few Shutz-passes (letters of protection issued by Wallenberg to Hungarian Jews) signed by him do exist (though they are rarities), other autographed documents are virtually non-existent.

Studying The Holocaust

23 Iyyar 5776 – May 30, 2016
Often my students would question how human beings could be so cruel as to starve men, women, and children to death

Volunteering In Poland Over Pesach

11 Iyyar 5776 – May 18, 2016
Katowice was the birthplace of both Chovevei Tzion and Agudat Yisrael. Before the Shoah the city had a Jewish population of more than nine thousand.

Lone, But Not Alone: Lone Soldiers In Israel

9 Iyyar 5776 – May 16, 2016
“Each soldier gives more support to the State.”

Settling The Land, One Century At A Time

What motivated these early "pioneers"? And what became of them and their efforts?

From Sorrow To Joy

6 Iyyar 5776 – May 13, 2016
It is the hallmark of the Jewish people to take tragedy and turn it into cause for celebration.

A Family Holiday: Happy Birthday Israel

2 Iyyar 5776 – May 9, 2016
Students wearing blue shirts participate in a weekly project called “Students & Baskets.” They come to open air markets on Thursdays and help the elderly carry their bags home.

Milton Friedman, Israel, And The Socialist Jewish Paradox

28 Nisan 5776 – May 5, 2016
Friedman believed that while monopolies and oligarchies are injurious to everybody, these systems are particularly ruinous for Jews and for Israel.

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