Section Jewish History : 24JEWISH ALERTS large selection in each section

American Jewish Historical Society

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American Jewish Historical Society is one of the five partners of the Center for Jewish History. To learn more, visit http://www.cjh.org.

American Sephardi Federation

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American Sephardi Federation is one of the five partners of the Center for Jewish History. To learn more, visit http://www.cjh.org.

Leo Baeck Institute

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Leo Baeck Institute is one of the five partners of the Center for Jewish History. To learn more, visit http://www.cjh.org.

YIVO Institute for Jewish Research

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YIVO Institute for Jewish Research is one of the five partners of the Center for Jewish History. To learn more, visit http://www.cjh.org.

Yeshiva University Museum

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Yeshiva University Museum is one of the five partners of the Center for Jewish History. To learn more, visit http://www.cjh.org.

 

Throwback Thursday: The Jewish Wonkette of Harlem

Welcome to Throwback Thursday, a weekly photo feature in which we sift 116 years of Forward history to find snapshots of women’s lives.

HIS STORY/HER STORY: A question of sibling rivalry?

As a matter of fact, she preferred to deal with non-Jewish courts while in  The writer is a professor ofJewish history at the Schechter Institute of 

Shaker Historical Society names Petznick chief
Cleveland Jewish News
Petznick earned a bachelor’s degree in art history from Wellesley College in Massachusetts and a master’s degree in furniture history at the University of St. Andrews in Scotland. After completing her doctorate in 2000, she worked on projects for The 
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Robert Wistrich: UNESCO and the padlocking of Jewish history
Power Line (blog)
We have proudly featured the work of Robert Wistrich in three Power Line posts (the three posts are accessible here). Wistrich is the Neuburger Professor of European andJewish history at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and the director of the 
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Ark as Metaphor
The Jewish Journal of Greater L.A.
In synagogues the world over Jewish people are reading the Biblical book of Exodus, with its quintessential moment of Jewish history. The Children of Israel, several weeks after their exodus from Egypt, reach Mount Sinai and there receive the two 
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Hungarian government exploits Holocaust Memorial Year to revise history
World Socialist Web Site
As has now been revealed, the main aim of the official ceremonies is not to commemorate the approximately 600,000 Jews, deported from Hungary from March 1944 to January 1945 and murdered in German concentration camps, but rather to rewrite history.
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Exhibition explores city’s history of civil rights, response to extremism
St. Louis Jewish Light
It is the latter half of a two-part historical exhibit marking the Jewish community’s role in the local battle against racist extremism. The first installment, which covers 1930-1950, is housed in the auditorium. The second, in the atrium of the 
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Calendar Of Events
The Jewish Press
WHAT: Dr. Henry Abramson’s Jewish History Lecture Series. “The Alter Rebbe,” a fascinating discussion of Rabbi Schneur Zalman of Liadi, author of the Tanya and founder of Chabad. WHERE: Young Israel of Bal Harbour, 9592 Harding Avenue 2nd Floor, 
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KAM hosts talks on the Jewish family
Hyde Park Herald
On Sunday the discussion will continue when Leora Auslander, a professor of modern European social history at the University of Chicago, will lead a discussion with Boyarin titled “Some Future of Jewish Families” and a lunch discussion titled “New 
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