From Queen Elizabeth to Abraham Lincoln, the story of Purim has shaped our most contentious debates
Notes from the American Inferno: How a cultural collapse—of civility, civic education, and decorum—brought us ‘the Mussolinian con man of our own moment’
Abraham Lincoln wrote the words. Adolphus Simeon Solomons provided the paper.
NYC exhibit sparks memories of my father’s love of the 16th U.S. President
Historian Jonathan Sarna discusses the Great Emancipator’s ties to a chiropodist, military men, and other Jews
Spielberg’s Civil War biopic portrays a man leading his people to the gates of the Promised Land
Charges have dogged American Jews since the 1868 election, as Jonathan Sarna explains in ‘When General Grant Expelled the Jews’