(RNS) The St. Louis' 937 passengers, most of whom were Jewish refugees fleeing the Holocaust, found neither protection nor pity. On the 78th anniversary of...
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More than a synagogue burned on the Lower East Side this week. A legacy of compassion and hope went up in smoke as well.
Trump's overture to Duterte is a moral obscenity.
Trump spoke effectively about the Holocaust. That is a good start.
(RNS) Before the event, many Jews had spoken of their discomfort with Trump as the keynote, referencing his history of disparaging rhetoric against religious...
(RNS) Tragedy plus time equals comedy — unless some subjects are so taboo they can never be funny.
The Zookeeper's Wife reminds us that it takes moral muscle to resist evil.
(RNS) It was called 'The Jewish Alcatraz,' but on the last night of Passover in 1944, 80 prisoners dug themselves out.
JERUSALEM (Reuters) The White House spokesman's assertion, made during the Jewish holiday of Passover, sparked instant outrage on social media and from some...
Yevgeni Yevtushenko was a poet for our time. It is time to re-read his greatest work.
(USA Today) President Trump, while speaking at the annual National Prayer Breakfast in Washington on Thursday, asked America to pray for Arnold Schwarzenegger...
Donald Trump has learned a Soviet narrative about the Holocaust. Really.
For Trump, is the Jewish nature of the Holocaust an "alternative fact?"
(RNS) Trump's words break from the traditional language followed by the president's Democratic and Republican predecessors, and upset some Jewish leaders.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) A video taken inside the meeting shows a white nationalist leader shouting "Hail Trump,” as some in attendance make a Nazi salute.