Matt Plen

Refusal to Serve

Sarbanut in a Jewish-Democratic State.

Israel’s War of Independence

Establishing a new nation and defending it

Jonathan Pollard

An American who spied for Israel.

Hayim Nahman Bialik

The Jewish national poet.

The Twin Wars

How the Six Day War and the Yom Kippur War shaped Israel.

Zionism, the Palestinians, & Peace

Do the various ideologies of Zionism allow for the practical coexistence of Jews and Palestinians?

Moses Mendelssohn

Herald of the Jewish Enlightenment.

Reading Modern Science into Genesis

Contemporary approaches to reconciling discrepancies.

The Sinai Campaign

Israel's First Military Offensive.

Modern Aliyah

Economic, political, and religious trends shape the cultural makeup of the State of Israel.