Who cares about the Holocaust anymore?

by Olivier Melnick -- Holocaust Remembrance Day, or Yom HaShoah (meaning "Day of the Catastrophe"), has taken place every year on the 27th of Nisan since its inception in 1951. At 10 more…

3 words to be careful about using

by Olivier Melnick -- There are historically charged words that are better left alone lest we use them in a contemporary way that will either misrepresent or diminish their true meaning. Such more…

What Jews the world over have in common

by Olivier Melnick -- It was just another peaceful Shabbat morning at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Jewish worshipers had gathered as a community to spend time together and more…