Stefan Zweig was a reasonable man. But Herzl saw that the age to come was not going to be reasonable.
A new interview, published in English here for the first time, reveals the political tradition at work in the Israeli leader’s thinking.
Why are Israelis so happy, and why do they have so many children?
The late Supreme Court justice’s patriotic reflections.
Karl Lueger inspired Theodor Herzl and Adolf Hitler—in very different ways.
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?