For Herzl, Zionism was not merely about providing an escape from anti-Semitism.
The Kindertransport left parents to die.
A report from an Assyrian Christian.
And made possible his mother and brother’s immigration to England.
The half shekel.
It probably started with the term “Holocaust survivor.”
Jonah, the Tower of Babel, and Noah’s ark.
Redrawing the map would just repeat the mistakes of the past.
Contrary to what scholars have claimed, the camels in Genesis are not anachronistic.
When the kings of Judah were vassals of Assyria.
Roasting eggplants proved more dangerous than wars.
Boats in Beersheba.
The Jewish graveyards of Cape Verde.