World History and Jewish History

While there is much to learn from world history, it is critical to master Jewish history, which is not only “our history,” but it also enables the transmission of Jewish tradition and…

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World History and Jewish History

While there is much to learn from world history, it is critical to master its impact on the Jewish community and, in a broader sense, on Jewish history.

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Jewish Treats Jewish History

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History History

Don't be surprised when Jewish history and American history overlap.

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Biblical History Parallels Current History

The tragedy of the murder of Gedaliah, for which Jews fast today, was a result of Jew-versus-Jew hatred. We must always learn from the tragic lessons of our past, as they are often…

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Biblical History Parallels Current History

The tragedy of Gedaliah, for which Jews fast today, was a result of Jew-versus-Jew hatred. We must always learn from the tragic lessons of our past, as they are often very relevant to our…

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New Hampshire’s Jewish History

As Americans await the outcome of today’s New Hampshire primary, Jewish Treats takes a look at Jewish life in the ninth state of the Union. While the Jewish population of New Hampshire…

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Learn the Jewish History of Your Travel Destinations

Due to the extensive Jewish diaspora, most spots on earth have a history of Jewish communal life. Before traveling, be sure to learn the local history.

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Learn the Jewish History of Your Travel Destinations

Due to the extensive Jewish diaspora, most spots on earth have a history of Jewish communal life. Before traveling, be sure to learn the local history.

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Montana’s Jewish History

Montana is not a state known for its large Jewish community, and yet the early Jewish settlers made a distinct mark on the cities in which they lived. The first Jewish community developed…

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Sand, Sun and Jewish History

Ninety-nine years ago today, Saint Croix, Saint John and Saint Thomas (as well as the smaller surrounding islands) were transferred from the dominion of Denmark to the possession of the…

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Explore Jewish History

Study the history of great Jewish scholars, who, throughout the generations, have served as spiritual leaders guiding the Jewish community.

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Local Jewish History

Learn more about the history of your Jewish community whether you live in the Diaspora or the State of Israel.

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Hungarian Jewish History

If you travel to Hungary, make a point of seeing the Jewish-oriented sites and learn about the history of Jews in Hungary.

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Learn the Jewish History of Estonia

Before you travel to or through Estonia, learn its rich Jewish history.

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Study the Jewish History of Wyoming

Before you travel to, or through, Wyoming, learn about its rich Jewish history.

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Commemorate Important Jewish Dates in History

Become familiar with the many events that occurred in Jewish History. Our sages have taught that past events often repeat themselves in some way or another.

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Study the Jewish History of Virginia

Before you travel to or through Virginia, learn about its rich Jewish history.

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Learn the Jewish History of Ohio

Before you travel to, or through, Ohio, learn its rich Jewish history.

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Learn the Jewish History of Vermont

Before you travel to or through Vermont, learn its rich Jewish history.

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Learn the Jewish History of Arizona

Before you travel to or through Arizona, learn its rich Jewish history.

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Learn the Jewish History of Massachusetts

Before you travel to or through Massachusetts, learn its rich Jewish history.

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Study Jewish History

Studying Jewish history, especially its low points, will aid us in improving our lot going forward.

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Learn the Jewish History of Indiana

Before you travel to or through Indiana, learn its rich Jewish history.

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Study Jewish History

Learn about historical events including the many challenging and often tragic events that shaped not only Jewish history but also world events as well.

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The Jewish History of the Mercedes

If you ask most people if they know what the Jewish connection is to Mercedes brand automobiles, they might guess that it was the boycott placed on the German car by many Jews of the…

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Learn Jewish History

When reading news stories about Israel, learn about the history and context of the region and the issue.

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9/11 and Jewish History

The attack on the continental U.S. homeland on September 11, 2001, changed the entire complexion of the United States. Almost 200 years had passed since the last attack on the U.S.…

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A Lesson in Jewish History from Cotopaxi, Colorado

When Jacob Milstein met Michael Heilprin, it seemed divinely ordained. Heilprin was involved with the Hebrew Emigrant Aide Society (HEAS - later known as HIAS), and Milstein was the…

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The Jewish History of the Cyclone Roller Coaster

Coney Island’s reputation as a vacation destination began in the early 1800s, when New Yorkers would head to the beaches. Following the Civil War, Coney Island became a true recreation…

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