Tevi Troy

Tevi Troy is a presidential historian and former White House aide. His latest book is Fight House: Rivalries in the White House from Truman to Trump.

A Brief History of Israel's Ambassadors to Washington, Their Successes, and Their Troubles

As a new Israeli ambassador to the U.S. prepares to assume his duties, we look back at his predecessors and the evolving political environment they had to navigate.

Dec. 3 2020 12:01AM

An Eye-Opening Introduction to the Jewish Influence on America's Founding

A new online course illuminates how Jewish teachings, combined with the age’s best Enlightenment sensibilities, helped to create and to guide the young republic.

Dec. 12 2017 2:44AM

Judaism Can Help Those Whose Electronic Yearnings Get the Better of Them

Daily prayer breaks, the proper observance of Shabbat, and other practices focus minds against the lure of smartphones.

Aug. 22 2017 12:01AM