In 1897, the great Zionist writer Aḥad Ha’am argued that Jewish culture, not politics, was the best avenue to bring about a new Jewish state. This week’s podcast revisits his important ideas.
The Austrian capital redeemed.
“There are many people with bad manners, but the Jews stand out.”
During this summer’s riots, synagogues were vandalized and Parisians chanted “dirty Jews.”
What are Jews for?
Taking stock of a great Jewish leader.
Reading the Bible as a justification for liberty.
From Herzl to Daniel arap Moi.
Isaac Jacob Reines.