An Israeli government committee wants to ease entry requirements for non-Jews claiming descent from Jews. It's a blatant attempt by a right-wing, pro-annexation minister to tip the Jewish demographic balance - but there's a catch
After Their Holocaust Survivor Parents Pass Away, Children Find a Treasure in Suitcase Left Locked Away for Decades
After both his parents died, André Beurs took the suitcase his mother forbade him ever to open and found a family treasure: His parents' wedding video. After he watched it, he realized that nearly all of the guests perished in the next few years.
German historian says he’s uncovered document showing that wife of Nazi minister of propaganda had Jewish ancestry.
The musical prodigy converted to Catholicism and married a Jew-hater, neither of which were any help in overcoming anti-Semitism.
Researchers assume the move from the Middle East to India was accomplished mainly by men who arrived and married local women, possibly after their conversion.
As a consequence of Einstein’s work, it became clear (well, clear to some scientists, at least) that time and space comprise a single continuum,
Haifa resident successfully passes Spanish language and culture exam, which includes questions such as 'What is Spain's tallest mountain?' and 'Who is Penelope Cruz?'
The political activist who preserved German-Jewish history and received Germany’s highest honor loses battle with cancer.
Michael Zegen has played important characters which usually tend to be New Yorkers and Jewish; being part of HBO's 'Boardwalk Empire' and an Arthur Miller performance in Broadway has required him to learn from his family Yiddish accent.
David Feuerwerker produced false papers for underground members, served as chief rabbi of Lyon and played a pivotal role in Montreal’s Jewish community.