Soviet Jewry

As Soviet history shows, it’s an approach that’s bound to fail.

Izabella Tabarovsky
Nov. 13 2019 12:01AM

The idea that the USSR ever constituted any kind of “homeland” for any Jewish person is an infamy.

Oct. 30 2019 12:01AM

With the help of an “Esperanto” club.

Yosef Begun
Oct. 3 2019 12:01AM

From the books of Maccabees to the Jewish sections of the Soviet Communist party.

Sept. 9 2019 12:01AM

In the end, the death of two Yiddish artists may have finally broken Robeson’s Communist resolve.

Ron Radosh
Sept. 3 2019 12:01AM

The arrest records of Levi Yitzḥak Schneerson.

Aug. 22 2019 12:01AM

Stalin made the Shoah a taboo subject.

Aron Heller
Aug. 1 2019 12:01AM

Pinḥas Kahanovitsh, the Concealed One.

Allan Nadler
July 1 2019 12:01AM

A rabbi’s son recalls the revival of Judaism in the Russian capital.

Benyamin Goldschmidt
June 11 2019 12:01AM

Disillusionment with Communism went hand in hand with an embrace of Jewishness.

Joseph Epstein
May 21 2019 12:01AM

Thanks to a small group of dedicated rabbis.

April 15 2019 12:01AM

What moved the USSR was that persecuting Jews became very expensive.

April 4 2019 12:01AM

An apartment is emptied of its possessions—and suddenly filled with life.

Boris Fishman
March 12 2019 12:01AM