How the FBI prevented Jewish American gangsters from altering the course of history in 1933
How the Prohibition-era HBO show portrays its Jewish gangsters
How the Jewish gangster helped establish Las Vegas as a gambling mecca
Prohibition-era hit squad’s handiwork appears on Boardwalk Empire
They stole. They murdered. But many Jewish mobsters still saw religious observance as an integral part of their identity.
The real-life gangster was a few years too late for the Prohibition-era show
This season’s time jump bypasses much of the bootlegger’s criminal career
The ruthless Jewish gangster is all business on the Prohibition-era HBO show
HBO show’s final season opens in 1931, after the real-life gangster was killed
At the intersection of artifice and experience comes a beguiling fantasia on Jewish themes, ‘I Pity the Poor Immigrant’
Before writing a novel about the gangster’s immigrant yearnings, I went digging in the dark corners where he lived
From “Argo” to “Gangster Squad,” a celluloid news round-up
My husband’s great-uncle was generous and entertaining—and a member of Detroit’s Jewish crime syndicate
The reason I don’t like the HBO drama? I want it to be a show about Jewish gangsters.