Lox and bagels. Pastrami and rye. Jews and soccer? Not something we always put together. In honor of the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, here are 11 (plus one fascinating bonus) of the most successful Jewish footballers you didn’t know – or didn’t know were Jewish.
Bob Postal fought on the beaches of Normandy and liberated one of the most infamous concentration camps in Germany. It’s with those memories – and as a tribute to his late wife – that he now devotes himself to the Jewish community.
These highly successful CEOs prove that there are many paths to success – many of which start in Hebrew school.
The relationship between Syria and Israel is one of the most hostile in the Middle East. But as Syria’s civil war wages on, doctors at an Israeli hospital put politics aside every day for the good of humanity.
We all know “Night,” “The Diary of Anne Frank” and now “The Book Thief.” Here’s a list of other terrific books that you may not have known that also ensure we never forget the horrors of the Holocaust.
Here’s proof that you’re no putz when it comes to Yiddish.