Study Jewish History
The story of who went to Palestine, and how these successive waves of Jewish immigration shaped Jewish life there from 1881-1939.
Establishing a new nation and defending It
Key moments in the Jewish state's history.
Palestinian attacks on civilians have been a feature of life in Israel since even before the country’s establishment.
Holy to both Jews and Muslims, this area in Jerusalem's Old City has been a focal point of inter-religious tension for decades.
An overview of these Jewish communities in the West Bank — and why they are so controversial.
The Lithuania-born visionary turned an ancient language into a spoken one.
How much do you know about the history of Zionism and the Jewish state?
During the interwar period, the two populations struggled to lay claim to the land.
The foremost leader of Political Zionism was inspired by the Dreyfus Affair.
A history of Jerusalem since Israel's establishment.
What went wrong between the Israelis and Palestinians?
The first prime minister of the Jewish state.
Born in Russia and raised in America, she became Israel's first and only female prime minister.
The unlikely history of a Hasidic melody.