Theodor Herzl

In the hope of reducing Israel to what he sees as its proper dimensions, a historian has cherrypicked facts.

Sept. 23 2019 12:01AM

A full English translation of the minutes of the first Zionist Congress is finally available, allowing an engrossing reconstruction of the momentous scene.

Aug. 28 2019 12:01AM

Rabbi Judah Solomon Alkalai, the Herzl of Sarajevo.

Ashley Perry
May 30 2019 12:01AM

At each point—1897, 1917, and 1947—one Jewish leader appeared, and showed greatness.

May 7 2019 12:01AM

Learning a lesson from Theodor Herzl.

Gol Kalev
Feb. 11 2019 12:01AM

Jewish athletes have won more Olympic medals for fencing than for any other sport.

Robert Rockaway
Jan. 30 2019 12:01AM

For Herzl, Zionism was not merely about providing an escape from anti-Semitism.

Nov. 29 2018 12:01AM

The train ride Theodor Herzl called “torture.”

Oct. 19 2018 12:01AM

What Ernest Renan and Theodor Herzl held in common.

Feb. 5 2018 12:01AM

The story of Theodor Herzl and the First Zionist Congress, convened 120 years ago on this date.

Aug. 23 2017 12:01AM

The Zionist debate between the two men is old but still urgent. Can their disparate visions be reconciled? Do they need to be?

Oct. 19 2016 12:01AM

The unresolved rivalry between the great Zionist thinker and the great Zionist strategist still shapes the contending outlooks of many 21st-century Jews.

Oct. 5 2016 12:01AM