The study of Jewish history had two goals: To create an objective picture of the Jewish past and to defend the Jewish people from anti-Semitic libels.
The classic design of the hydrogen bomb tested in North Korea is named after two Jewish physicists.
Learning your genetic makeup has never been easier than it is in 2017.
Jewish villagers may have gone hungry during the week but the community always provided them with at least fish and challah for shabbos.
Bill Goldman was “a beloved and generous teacher, and a valued member of our community.”
Descendants gather to honor Eastern European Jews who came to homestead on the plains.
In 1900 Harlem was the world’s largest Jewish community, after Krakow and the Lower East Side.
The City of Toledo, Spain, has opened an advanced studies of Spanish Jewry course for 50 tour guides.
The history of American Jews is heavily weighted toward the East Coast. A new exhibit at the Autry National Center helps tilt the balance to the other side of the continental divide.
Esther saved the Jewish people because, so they say, she was smart and brave. When she learned of the genocidal plot of Haman, the vizier to her husband, King Ahasueres of Persia, she revealed that she was a Jew and pleaded for her people to be spared.