It wasn’t as big as Batman, but ‘Mendy and the Golem’ gave Jewish kids a taste of pop culture—with a rabbinical seal of approval
Seven decades ago, the Jews of Rhodes were sent to Auschwitz. Now some descendants are preserving a culture nearly lost.
The danger for Israel isn’t becoming the Europe of 1933. It’s becoming the Europe of 2014.
Two economists argue that literacy, not laws forbidding land ownership, created a small, widely dispersed and highly skilled minority
Drawn by the cool climate and slow pace of life, hundreds of immigrants bolster the small Jewish community in Nova Scotia’s capital
A new exhibit and book recall the Evelina de Rothschild School, which taught Jewish girls punctuality, self-reliance—and English
As Israel’s first female Haredi dean, mathematician Malka Schaps is helping other religious women follow in her footsteps
Interfaith activist Mark Paredes tries to boost understanding between the two religions—and to encourage Jewish proselytizing
When is a trick more than a trick? When Ophir Samson uses it to teach confidence, leadership, and work-related skills
Medical professionals could learn a lot from the biblical character, whose kindness initiated a chain of merciful acts
Ezras Nashim will provide emergency medical care for female patients in Boro Park while maintaining standards of modesty
After more than 75 years in business, the Lublinsky family opens a new flagship store to replace its iconic Tel Aviv knife shop
Antonina Samecka created her Risk Oy clothing line as a matter of pride, but it’s been embraced by non-Jews in Warsaw and beyond
Israelis usually win the International Bible Contest. But one year, two young Americans defied the odds in a televised showdown.