Jewish and Arab youth playing baseball together

Program uniting Jewish and Arab Israelis celebrates 15 years of activity

Dialogue and Identity pairs Jewish and Arab schools and teaches students about tolerance through a series of meetings about Israel's different religions.

A vendor sells #MeToo badges a protest march for survivors of sexual assault and their supporters

We need to educate ourselves about sexual abuse - opinion

The more it comes to topics that are rife with shame, the more challenging it can be to say the words that need to be spoken aloud. 


Jews across the world can only connect through dialogue - opinion

During Guardian of the Walls, a withering seam was indicated in the strong fabric between US Jewry and Israeli Jewry.

By Rachel Ain
Dr. Ranit Aharonov (L) and Dr. Noam Slonim (R) with IBM's Project Debater – Speech by Crowd machine

IBM develops artificial intelligence system that can debate humans

Project Debater told its human counterpart, "I heard you hold the world record in debate competition wins against humans, but I suspect you've never debated a machine. Welcome to the future."

Irena Veisaite died of COVID-19 on Dec. 11, 2020.

Irena Veisaite, a Holocaust survivor, dedicated her life to human rights

Veisaite, who against the odds became a scholar of literature, theater, and the Holocaust, as well as a human rights activist, died on December 11 of COVID-19.


Israeli and Emirati youth conduct first direct dialogue

Since Israel’s establishment in 1948, it has endured hostility and isolation from most of its neighbors and the region.


An open letter to my progressive Christian colleagues

Hate and intolerance are on the rise, as racists, xenophobes and antisemites have come out from the shadows of society.


Dr Marc Brettler - Bible scholar

How did it feel for a Jewish boy from Brooklyn who lives half the year in Jerusalem to meet the Pope?

From gangster to peacemaker

As a Jewish gang leader in Berlin in his youth, Arye Sharuz Shalicar suffered harsh antisemitism from Muslim immigrants. Today he promotes Jewish-Muslim friendship and German-Israeli ties

People place flowers near the police cordon for the Linwood Islamic Centre

Muslims, Jews meet in aftermath of bloody attacks

Muslims and Jews have increasingly become targets of prejudice and violence, according to a release by the American Jewish Committee.

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