History & Ideas

As told by recently unclassified documents.

Robert Philpot
Sept. 4 2018 12:01AM

Stone structures in the wilderness.

Philippe Bohstrom and Ruth Schuster
Aug. 31 2018 12:01AM

A new movie revives an old debate about the banality of evil and the perversity of brilliance.

Aug. 30 2018 12:01AM

Mordechai Dubin.

Aug. 30 2018 12:01AM

A force behind the scenes in Operation Moses.

Ron Kampeas
Aug. 29 2018 12:01AM

The question sounds absurd, but anti-circumcision activists are winning legal and policy victories—and overturning the definition of freedom of religion in the process.

Aug. 29 2018 12:01AM

The prisoner of Zion remembers his first meeting with the senator.

Aug. 28 2018 12:01AM

Told with “just the right amount of razzle-dazzle.”

Elliot Jager
Aug. 28 2018 12:01AM

Discovered thanks to 94-year-old aerial photographs.

Robin Ngo
Aug. 27 2018 12:01AM

Jews never invented the study or writing of “history,” but they did invent the idea of a beginning and an end for mankind as a whole.

Aug. 27 2018 12:01AM

Two of the 80 Jews aboard the doomed vessel.

Aug. 24 2018 12:01AM

Confirming the evidence of the Talmud.

Philippe Bohstrom
Aug. 21 2018 12:01AM