David Ben-Gurion

Throughout his life, he remained a friend of Israel.

Shalom Goldman
Nov. 5 2019 12:01AM

Israel’s first prime minister was no enthusiast of ethnic cleansing.

Oct. 17 2019 12:01AM

Helping to memorialize the Shoah and to protect survivors.

Benjamin Runkle
Oct. 16 2019 12:01AM

Even Ben-Gurion didn’t like it—but it works.

Shalom Carmy
Sept. 13 2019 12:01AM

“There is no wall of separation in Israel between Judaism and humanism.”

David M. Weinberg
Sept. 6 2019 12:01AM

And the recent dispute over who owns that draft.

Yaacov Lozowick
Aug. 6 2019 12:01AM

At each point—1897, 1917, and 1947—one Jewish leader appeared, and showed greatness.

May 7 2019 12:01AM

Mizraḥi Jewry and the history of Israel’s southern frontier.

April 10 2019 12:01AM

That is the question a new history of Polish Jewry in the 1930s asks and—with one large exception—answers well.

Feb. 5 2019 12:01AM

And a reminder that even great politicians weren’t prophets.

Aug. 14 2018 12:01AM

What Israel’s first prime minister really thought about “land for peace.”

Aug. 7 2018 12:01AM