The truth is stranger than the legend.
A new BBC series is no exception.
Menachem ben Shmuel, ten-year-old powder monkey and slop seller.
The Jewish soldiers who laid siege to Metz in 1870.
Ewen Montagu and Operation Mincemeat.
The purest democracy.
“Religion is a part of life, not apart from life.”
Si Spiegel didn’t want to be a mechanic. He wanted to fight Nazis.
“Wherever tyranny threatens, wherever the rights of man are in danger of being destroyed, there you will find the Jew.”
The modern-day Maccabees of X Troop.
Uriah P. Levy, lover of religious liberty.
Semper fidelis—to God and country.
The X Troop.
The most polished writing and
sharpest analysis in the Jewish world.