American Jewish History

If his Jewish practice was thin, his attachments were not.

Jerry Muller
Jan. 4 2022 12:01AM

“Religion is a part of life, not apart from life.”

Jonathan Bratten
Dec. 31 2021 12:01AM

Over 140 years of bemoaning the neglect of the Sabbath.

Jenna Weissman Joselit
Dec. 22 2021 12:01AM

Si Spiegel didn’t want to be a mechanic. He wanted to fight Nazis.

Laurie Gwen Shapiro
Dec. 21 2021 12:01AM

“Wherever tyranny threatens, wherever the rights of man are in danger of being destroyed, there you will find the Jew.”

Tabby Refael
Dec. 13 2021 12:01AM

“It was the Jewish family who instilled in me singing from the heart.”

Greg Thomas
Nov. 23 2021 12:01AM

Sweeping the ugly parts off screen.

Rob Long
Nov. 15 2021 12:01AM

The Jews of the Ozarks saw less anti-Semitism than those of the big cities.

Andrew Sullender
Nov. 4 2021 12:01AM

Uriah P. Levy, lover of religious liberty.

Oct. 26 2021 12:01AM

A new biography musters extensive circumstantial evidence that the founding father was born a Jew.

Oct. 5 2021 12:01AM

Thomas Jefferson, Jamaica, California, and the citron-candy crazy.

Jonathan Sarna and Zev Eleff
Sept. 20 2021 12:01AM

The history of Brooklyn’s best-known ḥasidic community.

Aug. 23 2021 12:01AM