Controversial: One of Theater J’s disputed productions was 2011’s ‘Return to Haifa,’ which critics claimed took an anti-Israel approach.

61 Theater Chiefs Slam Firing of Theater J Director Ari Roth

Sixty-one artistic directors of U.S. theater companies denounced the DC Jewish Community Center’s firing of Ari Roth, the artistic director of its Theater J who staged numerous works critical of Israel.

The Wheel of Conscience monument commemorates the doomed Holocaust-era voyage of the M.S. St. Louis.

Daniel Libeskind Holocaust Monument Collects Dust in Toronto

Ever since January 2012, Canada’s first and only Holocaust monument, designed by Daniel Libeskind, has been collecting dust in a Toronto warehouse.

As Seen in 1977: Joe Cocker has died at the age of 70.

Joe Cocker's 8 Greatest Jewish Hits

The legendary English singer Joe Cocker has died at the age of 70. Here, the Forward remembers some of Cocker’s greatest encounters with Jewish songwriters.

Planeload of Ukraine Jews Arrives in Israel

Some 226 immigrants from Ukraine, among then dozens of families fleeing fighting in eastern Ukraine, landed in Israel.

9 Jews Who Changed The Sound of Jazz

Because it took in so much from so many places and changed so much over time, Jazz might easily be called the Yiddish of musical forms. It certainly benefited from a lot of Jewish talent.