Articles By Michael Feldberg

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    Michael Feldberg

    Michael Feldberg, Ph.D. is executive director of the George Washington Institute for Religious Freedom. From 1991 to 2004, he served as executive director of the American Jewish Historical Society, the nation's oldest ethnic historical organization, and from 2004 to 2008 was its director of research.


    • MJL Author Article 10

      Haym Salomon: Revolutionary Broker

      Haym Salomon played a significant role in saving the newly established United States of America from financial ruin, and he was a prominent part of Jewish community affairs.

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      Mexican Jews

      In 1887, the Mexican President announced that Mexico would accept 5,000 Russian Jews into the country if they were willing to settle on uncultivated land owned by the government.

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      John Adams and the Jews

      John Adams expressed Zionist sympathies, and his respect for ancient Jewry.

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      Lazarus Averbuch

      The mystery of what truly transpired between Lazarus Averbuch and Chief Shippy remains unsolved.

    • MJL Author Article 14

      Arthur Szyk: His Brush Was His Sword

      "Roosevelt's soldier with a pen."

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      The Brownsville Public School Boycott: 1905

      The Jews of Brownsville, Brooklyn, fought back when a principal at a public school taught about sectarian views.

    • MJL Author Article 16

      Emma Goldman

      A profile of the anarchist and lifelong advocate for social justice.

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      The American Jewish Historical Society

      The AJHS was founded to document the many contributions Jews have made in America.

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      Lane Bryant Malsin: Fashion Revolutionary

      Lane Bryant Malsin started a small business and became a famous fashion designer who made millions, but she was always involved in Jewish philanthropic work.

    • MJL Author Article 19

      Fending Off the Missionaries

      A group of Protestant clergymen decided their new mission would be to convert European Jews and settling them in a rural agricultural community somewhere in the United States.


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