Some Jews turned to piracy as a way to fight against Spain and Portugal, the hosts of the brutal Inquisition.
The famous U.S. poet fought for Jewish rights and helped spark the Zionist movement.
Seven remarkable milestones that defy historical patterns and fulfill ancient prophecies.
Like Julis Meyer, aka Box-Ka-Re-Sha-Hash-Ta-Ka, which means “Curly Haired White Chief Who Speaks with One Tongue.”
Haym Salomon’s financial risk-taking helped establish America.
Cutting edge technology is unearthing fascinating new evidence regarding the Jews of Vilna.
Despite enormous danger, 28 Alaska Airlines pilots made some 380 flights and airlifted 48,818 refugees to Israel.
Why Jews should care about the 150th anniversary of the Civil War.
10 surprising facts about Jews in the American Frontier.
The rags to riches story of Isidor and Nathan Straus.
The amazing story of Harry Truman, his close friend Eddie Jacobson, and the founding of the State of israel.
A strikingly similar life, using her position of power to save fellow Jews from persecution.
Jewish trivia for Thanksgiving.
A new book explores the unique nature and incredible survival of the world’s holiest language.
A horrific era when Jewish boys were forced into 25 years of Russian military service.
Appreciating the trailblazing scholarly work of Rabbi Yitzchak al-Fasi.
Another instance in Jewish history when a woman saves the day.
FDR did not support the creation of Israel. Destiny had other plans.
75 years ago the “death sentence for the Jews” was handed down while the U.S. remained silent.
Syrian Jewry’s illustrious past began thousands of years ago. Today some 50 Jews remain.
Large numbers of Jews were exiled and disappeared. Where are they now?
Explore 7 remarkable milestones of Jewish history that defy historical patterns and fulfill ancient prophecies.