Can the World’s Jews Observe Shabbat Together?

South Africa’s chief rabbi launches global ‘Shabbos Project’ to find out

Entire World Sneers at Turkish Prime Minister’s Absence at Mandela Memorial

Recep Erdoğan is condemned for missing tribute to South African leader

Lessons From Nelson Mandela’s Legacy

South African-born writer Benjamin Pogrund remembers an old friend

Netanyahu to Skip Nelson Mandela Funeral

Citing cost, Israeli premier ignites a firestorm among detractors

I’ll Miss You, Madiba: One Jewish South African on the Moment Mandela Walked Free

The country and the world came to a standstill then. Can his death inspire a similar momentum for change?

Nelson Mandela Dies at 95

Legendary South African leader fought for racial equality and peaceful resistance

Nelson Mandela Was a Revolutionary—and These Jews Made Common Cause With Him

With a new biopic commemorating his long struggle against apartheid, remembering the children of European refugees who helped

South African Jews Get Their Master Storyteller—and Their National Narrative

The debut novel ‘The Lion Seeker’ is the kind of representative Jewish epic Herman Wouk used to write

The Rabbi And The Sharks

During Shark Week, one rabbi is reminded of a too-close encounter

The Rabbi and Nelson Mandela

What the South African leader, hospitalized in critical condition, taught me

Why Do We Want Revenge?

In Payback: The Case for Revenge, law professor Thane Rosenbaum considers our desire for vengeance

Sundown: NRA Calls for Armed Guards in Schools

Plus South African party gives BDS movement a victory

Israel Wins Home Game in Baseball Classic

Well, the game was in Florida but…you know.

Sundown: United Nations Mission Leaves Syria

Plus South Africa’s Zulu king will visit Israel

Daybreak: Syrian ex-Premier Says Assad Is Done

Also, Yom Kippur ultimatum to U.S. for commit to Iran strike?

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