Pini Dunner is the Senior Rabbi at Beverly Hills Synagogue, and the author of Mavericks, Mystics & False Messiahs: Episodes from the Margins of Jewish History.
A Hasidic sect has maintained a regal aura through a century of turmoil and migration. Now a contentious succession threatens to bring a noble family down.
The rare-book collector and dealer, whose impact on the Jewish book world was immeasurable, died of COVID-19 at age 77
An astonishing true story of a man’s encounter with fate
The influential rabbi takes a walk in 1923
Mobilized student involvement in the campaign to free Soviet Jews