Eliezer and Itamar Ben-Yehudah.
A fact hidden from history.
A Jewish state or a new Jew?
With one breath we mourn, with another we rejoice.
A communal, and often political, ritual that was commonplace for a few decades.
The story of the Jewish people, not of the conflict with the Palestinians.
Ben-Gurion, Strauss, and Soloveitchik.
A new book tells its history.