If the U.S. billionaire truly cares about Birthright’s founding mission and legacy, the Netanyahu’s government’s disturbing travel ban – a political litmus test for visiting foreigners – should give him pause
URJ President Rabbi Rick Jacobs warns that new law barring entry to foreigners who support settlement boycotts will deter young North American Jews from engaging with Israel
Michael Steinhardt, Birthright Founder and 'Wall Street's Greatest Trader,' to Light Torch on Israel's Independence Day
Steinhardt will be joined by Rabbi Marvin Hier and prominent Israelis in annual ceremony that marks the end of Memorial Day and the start of Independence Day
575 Jewish Students Challenge Birthright on Israel's Travel Ban: Will We Be Vetted on Our Political Views?
In a letter, students ask if the biggest sponsor of trips to Israel will screen applicants based on their views on settlement boycott, BDS and other political issues
Birthright's first cohort of American participants are in Israel, earning college credits through classes at Ben Gurion University and Interdisciplinary Center.
Part 2: 'Birthright' alums return home to fight Israeli policy, and some are even joining BDS.
The man's family and the U.S. Embassy in Tel Aviv were reportedly notified of the death.
After 50 years of occupation, we feel betrayed by the institutions, including the Reform Movement, that taught us to boldly pursue justice but fail to match their rhetoric with action.
Latest episode of the Comedy Central show enters a satirical world of modern Jewish anxiety that is at turns so exaggerated and so spot-on it’s hard to keep from squirming while laughing.
Arrivals / Departures: A visitor from Argentina stuck at Ben-Gurion Airport learns to appreciate WiFi; an Israeli leaves his children behind for a job in California.