Adam Davis/ SixSidedStars: Well, it’s official. Israel is the first team to advance to the second round of the 2017 World Baseball Classic. Israel came into Seoul, played two teams they had (supposedly) no chance of beating, won both games and (thanks to a tight win by the Netherlands) will be...
"Walking to Kol Nidrei Erev Yom Kippur on the holy streets of Jerusalem with the amazing Pini Einhorn and an awesome choir. What a beautiful and uplifting davening. As we were walking to the historical Heichal Shlomo, we were singing on the street. We found ourselves walking besides this...
Noémi Schlosser is currently interviewing the 'Youth of 1948' the men and women who built the State of Israel. She travels with her camera across the country to talk to these men and women who were part of the Hagana and the Palmach, who survived the siege of Jerusalem...
Huge Kiddush Hashem! What a lesson in how to care for other Jews! One we should all learn from.
By Deborah Fineblum/JNS.org Beckah Restivo is glad she attended college in Washington, D.C. One of the primary reasons is George Washington University’s proximity to the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum, where her fascination with Holocaust history blossomed. As the world marks Yom HaShoah (Holocaust Memorial Day) this week, staffers at the museum...
Shlomtzion Werblowsky posted the following to Facebook on Thursday: Please share! *Support Miki's children – fighting Cancer together!* The pediatric hemato-oncology ward at Hadassah Hospital is in crisis. The chief and five of his amazing doctors have found themselves in an impossible situation – working under conditions dictated by the director...
Nikki Haley, the US Ambassador to the UN, addressed the Israeli American Council National Conference in Washington, DC and promised that the “cowardly act” of allowing passage of Resolution 2334, which labelled Israel a violator of international law, was “an act of betrayal would never happen again.” [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IgWLd1bPD1I&w=560&h=315]
Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat is one of the more well-liked mayors of the holy city in recent years. That may have something to do with his timely presence at the scene of the crime on multiple occasions to stop a terror attack, leading to him being lovingly nicknamed "Batman." It...
At this year's AIPAC Conference in Washington D.C., Los Angeles FD firefighter Ben Arnold told the incredible story of how he risked his life to fight fires in Israel twice - first during Operation Protective Edge and again during the fires this fall - and why he would do...
Professor Rabbi Ken Spiro discusses the debate of whether or not the archaeological record supports the biblical narrative. In the following video he talks about how archaeology is proving the bible more and more, despite how much more archaeological excavation still needs to be done. According to Rabbi Spiro,...
The following video was posted to the Yeshiva University Facebook page: "Each of you today are not just being rewarded for your years of study - you're being granted an enormous opportunity to have a huge impact on the world in which we live." Here are some of the best...
ACTION ALERT! Sign the petition thanking Nikki Haley for her support of the state of Israel at the UN! The petition will be delivered to Amb. Haley at the end of next month! The new United States Ambassador to the United Nations has taken a strong stance against the shameful...
Shalom Peretz shared this story and relates: "I went shopping in Rishon Lezion. I stood in line at the cashier, in front me an elderly woman acquired some basic products  but could not pay for the products because she lacked the money to complete the purchase. Suddenly I saw the...
This Simchat Torah, more than 160 Yeshiva University students traveled to 39 communities across North America to share their love of Torah and enliven holiday celebrations as part of the Aaron and Blanche Schreiber Torah Tours. As they delivered shiurim , led engaging programming for children and community members, and...
They are cooking hundreds of freshly cooked Yom Tov meals for the residents of Key West suffering from the recent Hurricanes..


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