Jewish History

Hannah Arendt

A towering intellectual who theorized about the nature of totalitarianism and Nazi evil.

The Sinai Campaign

Israel's First Military Offensive.

Soviet Jewry

A history of the Zionist movement in the Soviet Union.

Hannah Greenebaum Solomon

Founder of the Jewish Women's Congress and first president of the National Council of Jewish Women.

Lillian Wald

Public health activist and champion of minority rights.

Ray Frank

"Latter-day Deborah" challenged the traditional role of Jewish women.

Jerusalem Contested

The Holy City changed hands many times before the War of Independence.

The Bar Kochba Revolt

Messianic figure Simeon Bar Kochba led the Jews in a failed revolt against Roman rule.

Moses Sofer

Austro-Hungarian rabbi who fought against the influence of Reform.

Betty Friedan

An Appreciation.