What you need to know about screening, risks and ethical concerns.
The Jewish ethnic identity most readily recognized by North Americans -- the culture of matzah balls, black-hatted Hasidim, and Yiddish -- originated in medieval Germany.
A recipe for the sweet fruit paste on the Passover seder plate.
A brief glossary of important and commonly used Yiddish words and phrases.
How the Yiddish translation of the Torah, Megillot and Haftarot became associated with women.
A prayer of remembrance.
Jews Around the Globe
The Jewish world is more ethnically and racially diverse than many people realize.
Organizations that can help with screening and counseling
The many ethnic and religious subgroups within the Jewish community.
Just because Israel is a Jewish country doesn't mean all Jews are the same.