Under the Law of Return, a person must have a Jewish mother in order to be registered as Jewish. Of the new immigrants, 54% are not Jewish.
“You could play a vital part, first and foremost, voting in elections,” she told them.
I stopped at my grandparents’ grocery store daily on my way home from school. My grandfather always asked the same thing: “Show me what you learned.”
Earlier this year, the Forverts asked readers to submit anecdotes and photos of their favorite heirlooms.
As a former refugee, I recognize the trauma that migrant children experience — and years after my journey, I know the pain their parents feel.
The cancellation on Tuesday afternoon came a day after the agreement was first announced.
What do you do when you want to bring the housekeeper to your home in Florida for Passover, but she can’t fly because she is undocumented?
The United States Supreme Court recently gave its stamp of approval to a heartless policy — but Justice Breyer’s dissent was legendary.
Israel’s longtime dream of its citizens visiting America without visas seemed near fruition Monday, after an announcement from Ayelet Shaked, Israel’s Minister of Justice.
Thirty-five years ago, Zalmen Mlotek and Moishe Rosenfeld co-wrote the script for a musical called “The Golden Land” in honor of the 85th anniversary of the Forverts, the world’s oldest Yiddish newspaper.