The JW's weekly photo feature, often showcasing the work of photographer Michael Datikash.

A Visible Sign of Support For Threatened French Jews

02/02/2016 - 17:30
Staff Writer

In France, which is becoming an increasingly unsafe place for Jews — especially those who openly identify as Jews — it is particularly dangerous for Jewish men to wear a kipa in public.

Photo By Getty Images

In Warsaw, A Show Of Support For Israel By Polish Christians

01/26/2016 - 18:28
Staff Writer

In Warsaw, “march” came in January. A march in support of Israel, that is.

On a sunny, cold day, several hundred Poles, most of them Christians, made a nearly two-mile trek through the streets of the capital earlier this month to show their support for Israel during what the organizers called the current “third intifada.”

Photos By Baruck Kulig

Knead-y Event May Be A World Record

01/19/2016 - 17:36

Take 1,000 pounds of flour and 7,000 ounces of water, fold in 1,000 eggs and what do you have?

Photo By Benams Photo

Multi-Cultural Program Collects Blood Donations

01/12/2016 - 17:48

Sometimes the participants in the multiethnic, multireligious programs sponsored by The Bridge dance together. Sometimes they sing together.

Courtesy of The Bridge Project

In Paris, A Tragic Anniversary

01/05/2016 - 16:21

Last January was a black time in the City of Lights.

This week some light is returning to Paris.

Photo By Getty Images

A 1,700-year-old Find Goes On Display

12/29/2015 - 15:41

Nearly two millennia ago, it was the courtyard of a wealthy family who lived in the coastal plain of Palestine.

Today, it is public property in Israel.

Getty Images

New Israelis, From France

12/23/2015 - 09:00

From blue-and-white-and-red to white-and-blue.

The latest group of French Jews to make aliyah exchanged more than the colors of their national flag when they arrived one recent day at Ben-Gurion Airport, near Tel Aviv. They are starting new lives in their spiritual homeland.

Jewish Agency

Chasidic Rock Duo Takes Webster Hall

12/15/2015 (All day)

The Rolling Stones, U2, Kiss, Madonna, Sting — and now the Bulletproof Stockings.

On Sunday, the chasidic rock group fronted by keyboardist/singer Perl Wolfe and drummer Dalia Shusterman added its name to the list of rock legends who have played Webster Hall, the prestigious club in the East Village.

Federica Valabrega

A Ministerial Endorsement

12/07/2015 - 19:00

Israeli Education Minister Naftali Bennett visited the Solomon Schechter School of Manhattan last week during a brief visit to New York.

Michael Datikash/JW

Behind A Wall In Budapest, Pages From Shoah History

11/30/2015 - 19:00

Sometime in early 1944, some Jewish residents of Budapest hid a cache of documents that probably outlived them.

Getty Images
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