World Stories

A little luck

It's hard to believe that if my maternal grandma Tessie Luck were alive today, she would have...

7/8/2014 1:45:35 PM

JUF’s King David Society travels to Morocco

"A JUF Mission is one of the most interesting ways to see the world."

5/29/2014 11:23:23 AM

We stand in solidarity with Jews worldwide in condemning attacks in Belgium and France

The attacks perpetrated over the weekend against people inside and in proximity to...

5/28/2014 10:53:59 AM

Baku and Istanbul: A Tale of Two Cities

I recently took part in the Jewish Federations of North American National Young Leadership Cabinet...

5/14/2014 4:19:30 PM

Ukraine: Kiev Jews set up self-defense unit

(JTA) - Ukrainian Jews with combat skills formed an intervention unit to stop anti-Semitic...

5/8/2014 2:24:44 PM

French anti-Semitism and French aliyah skyrocket on parallel tracks

Last year, 40 percent of all racist violence perpetrated in France targeted Jews. 

5/7/2014 9:48:25 AM

Ukraine's Jews celebrate Passover despite challenges

This year, Jews of all ages across Ukraine are celebrating Passover in spite of escalating...

4/17/2014 5:01:16 PM

Commemorative cruise to honor 75th Anniversary of 'Voyage of the Damned'

The SS St. Louis Legacy Project has announced it is joining with Protravel International to...

4/9/2014 4:55:42 PM

The unresolved legacy of Nazi art loot

Between 1933 and 1945, the Nazis engaged in one of the biggest art thefts in history,...

4/4/2014 3:06:57 PM

Ill. House Rep. David Harris fights for Iraqi Jewish archive

Illinois State Representative David Harris filed House Joint Resolution 68 in an attempt “to urge...

4/4/2014 2:57:20 PM

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