World Stories

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

Seeing the world

I want to get myself in the habit of being spontaneous; I'm never getting rid of my "travel bug."

2/27/2014 11:31:33 AM

What's happening in Ukraine, and what JUF is doing about it

JUF and its partner agencies have supported Jewish life and organizations in Ukraine for decades,...

2/26/2014 3:33:37 PM

The Axis of Remembrance

I learned about Kristallnact as a child growing up in Skokie, but my grandma and grandpa...

12/30/2013 4:34:48 PM

Nelson Mandela and Zionism

In the coming days, there will be much reflection on the life and legacy of Nelson Mandela. And...

12/5/2013 5:18:55 PM

Israel’s Consul General to the Midwest warns that Iran deal ‘falls short’

The Iran deal reached over the weekend falls short of a solution and leaves too much up to Iranian...

11/26/2013 4:28:46 PM

Tiferet: From strength to compassion

Our JUF Mission to Poland and Israel

11/26/2013 12:02:51 PM

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