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Richard G. Hirsch

society. If Jews are insecure, the society is unstable. Therefore, when we fight for the rights of Jews we fight for the rights of all citizens. Jewish history is the history of all humankind. Where the Jews are, there is history. Where there is history

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Shira Klein

,000 Years of Jewish History.” Source:,000_Years_of_Jewish_History_(Fall_2017)/home . Benefits of Wikipedia Editing The most apparent benefit of having students edit Wikipedia is the practice it

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Dissenting from Redemption

Judaism and Political Theology

Alana M. Vincent

witness of history itself, are attempts to find some way to sustain this relational space within the world. This, then, is the context for messianic movements in Jewish history: at the moments when God can least be depended upon, kol Israel becomes

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Ruth Langer, Charles Middleburgh, and Rabbi Amanda Golby

were both born in the East End, and moved to Temple Fortune, an extension of Golders Green, shortly before my birth. I am interested in many aspects of Jewish history in general, and Anglo-Jewish history in particular, and therefore welcome Pam Fox

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Nick Underwood

” French) Jews through a more symbiotic lens. “The world I describe,” says Malinovich, “is one where people of immigrant and native backgrounds mingled—and in some instances, to be sure, came into conflict—propelled by a shared interest in Jewish history

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Stephen Berkowitz

ambitious religious school curriculum was instituted: Hebrew, Jewish history and literature, and Jewish doctrine. Union Libérale Israélite also attracted a number of Gentile worshippers, both Catholics and Protestants. One of the most fascinating figures of

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Jonathan Magonet

Jewish history and heritage, in particular Anglo-Jewish synagogues and their Judaica. Under the auspices of her charitable trust, the Hidden Legacy Foundation, she worked with me on cataloguing the rare silver Judaica and textiles from the eighteenth

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Tony Bayfield

as pariahs – so it is not unknown in Jewish history for us to do the same. The classic example is Baruch Spinoza – one of the greatest philosophers of the modern Western philosophic tradition – who was banned, expelled by the Amsterdam Jewish

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In Memoriam Rabbi Dr Lionel Blue OBE, 6 February 1930–19 December 2016

Rabbi Jonathan Magonet

Hebrew only Bible, Hebrew commentaries, guides to learning Talmud and books on Jewish history. For Lionel, we had to purchase the Hindu scriptures – the 700 verse Bhagavad Gita, the Qu’ran and Julian of Norwich. To which one could probably add the New

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Anna Sapir Abulafia

Ages. And not everything that went on between Jews and Christians in the last two millennia inevitably culminated in the Shoah. Approaching Jewish history through the lens of the Holocaust leads to a very negative and historically inaccurate reading of