Wedding bells are ringing for an Asian woman and her Jewish fiance but their parents only want to talk about future grandchildren. How to explain that they may not even have kids?
Conservatives were wrong on slavery, women’s suffrage, segregation and gay rights. But their biggest — and most damaging — lie of all is that climate change is open to question.
When Josh Nathan-Kazis went to Spain to see about claiming citizenship as a Sephardic Jew, he was told he couldn’t. Now, he can. But will he?
At its best, the Olympics can serve as a powerful tool for reforming compromised regimes around the world. Sadly, today in Russia, it’s doing the exact opposite.
Israeli President Shimon Peres just secured a spot in the Guinness Book of Records for teaching the largest ever civics class. But he doesn’t really deserve the honor.
Rabbi Laura Janner-Klausner, Senior Rabbi to the Movement for Reform Judaism in the UK, talks to the Forward about the struggle to engage young British Jews.