About Jewish Community

Jewish Women in Focus

Celebrating women's history, one month at a time.

National Holocaust Memorials

A transnational comparison.

Heinrich Graetz

A historian of Judaism with a deep faith in tradition.

American vs. Jewish Values

American-Jewish may sound natural, but the hyphen hides deep contradictions.

Rights & Responsibilities

One is American, the other Jewish--but they are not in contradiction.

Freedom: The Promise And The Challenge

"Freedom to observe, freedom to neglect," in the words of one 19th-century rabbi

Jewish Memory

For Jews, memory is not just individual, but also communal.

“Remembering” The Holocaust

Holocaust history, memory and art.

Jewish Time

The emergence of Jewish history--part one.

Jewish Historiography

The emergence of Jewish history--part two.