An overview of these Jewish communities in the West Bank — and why they are so controversial.
These writings, which fill in gaps in biblical texts, falls into two categories: halacha and aggadah.
How Judaism regards the man Christians revere as the messiah.
This special reading for Tisha B'Av sets the tone for this tragic and mournful day
Increasingly trendy worldwide, Israeli food mixes the flavors of the Middle East and the Jewish Diaspora.
Five books of story, law, and poetry divided into 54 weekly portions.
Like many others, Jews participated in the trans-Atlantic slave trade, but they by no means dominated it.
Anti-Semitism & Bigotry
Anti-Jewish violence sweeping the Russian Empire in the late 19th century spurred many Jews to emigrate and organize politically.
Gender & Sexuality
Jewish views on hot topics.
Key moments in the Jewish state's history.
Like toothpaste, derogatory speech cannot be returned to the tube.
From Hitler's rise to power to the Nuremberg trials, key events of the Shoah.
Resources for learning with others on the Internet.
Where to find podcasts, videos and essays on the week's portion.
What you need to know about the world's oldest hatred.