Pin the Crime on the Jew: Blood Libel and the Case of Mendel Beilis
Edmund Levin plumbs trial transcripts to examine how one of Russia’s biggest court cases fed on the myth of Jewish malice
· February 24, 2014
Bernard Malamud’s ‘The Fixer’ Is a Jewish Classic. But Did It Defame and Plagiarize a Hero?
Mendel Beilis’ grandson takes up the cause a century after the blood-libel trial that riveted the Jewish world
Jay Beilis, Jeremy Simcha Garber, and Mark S. Stein
· October 1, 2013
The Beilis Conspiracy
A century after the last blood libel trial, the idea that Jews drink Christian vital fluid is still alive and well
· April 26, 2013
Surviving Stalin’s Purges
Why couldn’t Soviet Jews see the dictator—who died 60 years ago—for the anti-Semitic murderer that he was?
· February 26, 2013