Ryan Lochte’s Talmud Lesson

The Talmud tells parents to teach our kids to swim. The Olympic champ and reality TV star makes that easier.

Israel’s Olympic Shame

Leaving London’s games without a single medal, Israel needs to get serious about its commitment to sports

Bubbe Elizabeth the Second

When did the Queen of England, star of the Olympic opening ceremony, become a Jewish grandmother?

Lessons From Losers

Forget the Olympics and going for the gold. Books about baseball show kids why it’s OK—even good—not to win.

Our Moment for Munich

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No, Open Zion, Deborah Lipstadt Won’t Shut Up

Jews shouldn’t be satisfied by an impromptu Munich commemoration

What Went Wrong in Munich

How oversensitivity toward Germany’s Nazi past contributed to the murder of 11 Israeli athletes in 1972

Bob Costas Calls for a Moment of Silence

The sportscaster to critique the IOC for its ‘baffling’ decision on-air

Olympic Lessons for Jews

To better promote our interests, Jews should take a page from the International Olympic Committee

Swimmer Torres Will Be Missed in London

In praise of this great Jewish competitor

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