Babyn Yar’s Uncertain Future Amid Russian Offensive
Babyn Yar, the site of so much tragedy, seemed on the precipice of a historic rebirth last year. Now, Russian aggression is threatening that revitalization.
Elaborate Web Tour of Jewish Vilna and Its Great Synagogue
A 3D video recreation of the Great Synagogue of Vilna went online this year as part of the celebration of the 300th birthday of Vilnius’s legendary Jewish sage.
Jewish Suffragists, White Dresses and Yellow Roses
As America celebrates the centennial of female suffrage this year, what’s striking is how much today’s female leaders have in common with their Jewish activist foremothers.
Israel Immersion Internships for Career-Minded Individuals
Onward Israel, launched in 2012 as a Jewish Agency project, coordinates subsidized summer internships in Israel for young Americans.
Prepping Adirondack Deerskins for DIY Torah Scroll Project
Rabbi Linda Motzkin launched the Community Torah Project to enlist the help of volunteers in producing a Torah scroll, from prepping parchment to stitching together panels of text.