Menachem Kaiser is a Helen Zell Fellow at the University of Michigan, as well as a Wexner Graduate Fellow.
The answer defines moral views of resistance and martyrdom, and says more about the version of history being told than it does about Wittenberg himself
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The Torah-observant gentiles of the Hebrew Roots movement get circumcised, lay tefillin, and grow peyos
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The great Judean builder and his outsized ego are the subject of a monumental Israel Museum exhibit
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Jerusalem’s Israel museum persuasively shows that Hasidism is not only, or even really, about religion
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An American Jew brings bagels back to Vilnius
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