Our first president more than tolerated Colonial Jews, writing a historic letter to the warden of Touro Synagogue that resonates today.
“He didn’t do anything out-and-out special. But he had an unbelievable impact on people. An outsized impact.”
Surprise: Henry didn’t listen.
The photos document the author’s life and family history, from a displaced person’s camp after the Holocaust to a Brooklyn childhood.
It’s that time of year again.
Jewish schools face a reckoning in the current calls for racial justice.
Jews around the world do bird, ladder, and ring-shaped challah.
Lithuania’s state historical institute on the Soviet domination of the country defended in court a deceased collaborator with Nazi Germany
Geographical and linguistic history reveals that the question is much more complicated than it seems.
An archaeological project and a forthcoming museum seek to shed light on the long presence of Jews in Cologne, Germany.