Tuesday, August 20th | 20 Av 5779

Subscribe

Posts Tagged: Jews

August 5, 2019 6:40 am
0

The People of the Journey

JNS.org - “To be a Jew is to be on a journey,” writes Rabbi Jonathan Sacks in his commentary on the upcoming weekly Torah portion...

August 1, 2019 5:51 am
0

The Only Answer to Hatred of Jews Is Jewish Pride

JNS.org - This week on Twitter, a Jewish writer in Los Angeles decided to dispense some advice to her followers. Ariel Sobel had become aware...

May 21, 2019 7:45 am
0

Historians and Jews

When the Nazis achieved power, Hanns Johst wrote the play Schlageter, which was performed on Hitler’s 44th birthday. Act I, Scene 1 was the source...

March 29, 2019 10:02 am
0

Admiring Judaism Through the Eyes of a Christian

Devout, practicing Christian friends have told me over the years that they respect much about the Jewish faith. I decided recently to ask them what,...

March 17, 2019 6:59 am
0

A Special Purim — and a Time for Jewish Unity

These are times of worldwide social and political upheaval. Predictably, Jews are immediately brought to the forefront, and antisemitism rages. Historically, when we encounter a...

November 27, 2018 9:55 am
0

The One Easy Answer: Blame the Jews

Every year when we come around to reading about Joseph and his brothers, I am reminded of a part of the Yom Kippur Ashkenazi service....

November 26, 2018 9:53 am
0

German Politician Troubled by Rising Antisemitism Throughout Europe

JNS.org - For the first time in history, the president of the European Union plans to hold a conference on antisemitism and anti-Zionism. The “Europe Beyond...

November 18, 2018 10:42 am
0

Who Is a Jew?

Israelites, Hebrews, Jews, whatever you call them, have been scattered and settled all over the place for thousands of years. It has become quite fashionable...

November 13, 2018 11:18 am
0

Pittsburgh and the Uniqueness of Antisemitism

Antisemitism is frequently viewed as “the canary in the coal mine.” It signals a more general climate of prejudice that manifests itself in an increasing...

September 14, 2018 8:21 am
0

‘Tikkun Olam’ in the New Year 5779

JNS.org - “I wish all my Jewish friends in Iran and Jews worldwide a very happy new year filled with peace and harmony,” said Iran’s Foreign...

August 23, 2018 6:50 am
0

Fight Jewish Stereotypes by Sanctifying God’s Name

In the summer of 1966, Stephen Carter, who is today a prestigious law professor at Yale, moved with his family to a new neighborhood in...

August 16, 2018 7:29 am
0

Jewish Law Requires Us to Protect the Environment

"When you besiege a city for many days to wage war against it to capture it, you shall not destroy its trees by wielding an...

August 14, 2018 6:58 am
0

Does the Future of Judaism Lie in Israel?

Rabbi Jonathan Sacks, former chief rabbi of Great Britain, is correct in pointing out that never before in Jewish history has there been a thriving...

August 9, 2018 8:03 am
0

We Must Achieve Unity, Despite Our Divisions

In our day, the word "tolerance" has become very popular, as have words such as "pluralism," "democracy," and "unity." These terms are used so often...

Culture

Mourning a Jewish Man of Laughter

He was a prankster who loved to wear purple. He was a devoted father of two young girls. His phone...

Food Scholar Adam Richman Shares Emotional Moment at the Western Wall

Jewish TV personality and food expert Adam Richman visited the Western Wall in...

Features

New ‘Brave’ Approach to Combating Antisemitism on College Campuses

JNS.org - A new project called “Brave” is bringing together veterans of the...

In an Era of BDS, Kids Connect to Israel at Summer Camp

JNS.org - Aviva Weinstein fell in love with Israel thousands of miles from the Jewish homeland -- at Camp Ramah...

An Incredible Auschwitz Exhibit and Experience Comes to New York

  JNS.org - A new exhibit at New York City’s Museum of Jewish Heritage-A Living Memorial to the Holocaust is filled...

World

Trump: US Jews Who Vote for Democrats Guilty of ‘Total Lack of Knowle...

US President Donald Trump stirred another hornet's nest on Tuesday afternoon by accusing American Jews who vote for the Democratic...

Israel

Chelsea FC Women’s Team Enjoys 3-1 Victory Over Israel Women During P...

Visiting soccer side Chelsea FC Women defeated the Israeli Football Association's Women's national team 3-1 in a Tuesday evening friendly...

Middle East

Base Used by Iran-Allied Iraqi Militias North of Baghdad Targeted by Air St...

A large explosion ripped through a military base in Iraq affiliated with an Iran-backed militia, according to reports on Tuesday. Sky...

Algemeiner.com

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.