In 1967, Rabbi Yitzhak Spatz, helped liberate Shechem during the Six-Day War.
Ironically, George Blank was bloodied after he survived the Holocaust.
Although I may not speak as clearly as other social workers, my clients understand me better than them. And that’s because I understand them.
It's not the same in Israel. Academia is still a real flashpoint with charedim. And particularly in regards to women.
Her brave answer resulted in her imprisonment in Bourges prison where she would witness further cruelty towards Jews.
We go out and strengthen those who want to hear us. We give them tools and information.
There is no question that the lack of a community of peers is uniquely challenging for someone with Abby’s musical gifts.
I greatly admire the example she set for all Americans on dedication to causes greater than oneself, as well as civility, humility and faith. That will always be her legacy.
General Eli Ben Meir was the intelligence officer who, in 2006, overcame resistance from both Israeli and Bush administration intelligence officials, to advocate for the bombing of a Syrian nuclear facility developed by North Korean scientists.
I felt as if I were on a conveyor belt that moved us from plane to shuttle to luggage pick-up to passports – and then to freedom and humid air.
Tsipora yearned for grandparents, to call someone "Savta or Saba." She was jealous of her friends who spent Shabbat at aunts or uncles.
Everyone was relieved when the first shipment of new and improved Shpielmans was delivered in time for Chanukah 2016 and sold under the Glatt Play brand.
The State of Israel was declared in 1948. I was seven years old. I didn’t know or understand what a State was, or what it meant for Jews. ... Most American Jews were grateful for President Truman’s recognition of the new State, yet were concerned.
It is amazing when you think that these men, women and children, who lived for months or years not knowing if they would survive another day, went on to live into their eighties, nineties – some even became centenarians.
The question is not why all the Jews did not fight, but how so many of them did.
Prof. Wyman’s studies led him to realize how little Christians in America did in response to news of the raging Holocaust, and that shook him to his core.
We should certainly object to exploitation and harsh working conditions, but to object to work makes no sense whatsoever.
What about the Gemara that says you can squeeze out a cluster of grapes on Erev Shabbos and make Kiddush on Shabbos? They said that’s only if you didn’t treat the grape juice chemically to prevent it from fermenting.
It would have been so simple to save him. The doctor lived only two blocks away, but no one called him. That’s when I realized that every single day people die waiting for an ambulance.
Putin is reported to have personally ordered the assassination of a former Soviet intelligence agent in the UK. They have no way of knowing such a fact – because it isn’t a fact, and it makes no sense.
Women are going to bring Moshiach. There are things I have to do. Times are changing and I must do it!
“No country in the history of the world ever contributed more to the welfare of humankind in such a short period of time than Israel,” affirms the longtime professor, lawyer and author, soon to turn 80.
There is a growing number on the right that doesn’t like to talk about the bad things Poles did in the past.
Azerbaijan’s Ambassador to the United States Elin Suleymanov discusses Jerusalem, Iran and its strong ties with Israel
At a pace of about once every two weeks, we thwart a specific terror attack somewhere in the world. So people tend to be thankful about that.