Thirty years ago, Jews were violently attacked over three days in Brooklyn. This week’s podcast revisits what happened, and whether it could recur.
The history of Brooklyn’s best-known ḥasidic community.
Since 2019, there have been twenty anti-Jewish hate crimes in the surrounding 71st precinct.
Remembering one of the worst anti-Semitic episodes in American history.
“They don’t need a rabbi for something that’s not Jewish.”
A permanent center for the island’s 700 Jews.
Two men with much in common.
The arrest records of Levi Yitzḥak Schneerson.
“The Roosevelt administration had decided to toss the Jewish community a bone.”
How something as simple as a brief moment of reflection for schoolchildren could influence hearts and minds for the better.
Thanks to a small group of dedicated rabbis.