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March 17, 2003
Czechoslovakia, 1389, 3000 Jews are murdered in Prague
The Jerusalem Post's feature "This day in history" reports on March 18, 1389, when 3,000 Jews are murdered by mobs...

February 18, 2003
How Israel destroyed Iraq's nuclear reactor (built by the French) in 1981
The "Information Center on Israel" (www.alisrael.com) has an animation that describes in great detail how Israel destroyed Iraq's nuclear reactor...

December 13, 2002
Righteous Gentile: Polish catholic helps save 4,000 Jews during the Holocaust
The Washington Post (www.washingtonpost.com) has an incredible story on Wladyslaw Bartoszewski, ex-Foreign Minister of Poland, who helped save 4,000 Jews...

December 05, 2002
Hanukah: the history behind the lighting of the Menorah
Dave Kopel from National Review Online (www.nationalreview.com) has an excellent article on why we light the Menorah during Hanukah: Until...

November 29, 2002
United Nations, 1947, Resolution 181 approves the creation of Israel, the Jewish State
IsraPundit has an excellent article on UN resolution 181 that brought into existence the State of Israel. United Nations General...

November 16, 2002
England, 1278, 269 Jews are hanged; England, 1290, 16,000 Jews are expelled
The Jerusalem Post's feature "This day in history" reports on November 17, 1278, when 269 Jews are hanged in England...

November 13, 2002
Germany, 1938, more than 1,000 synagogues are burned, 30,000 Jews arrested and sent to Nazi concentration camps
I have received an email from Jack De Lowe from Raanana, Israel, whose mother has written a moving story on...

November 08, 2002
Jewish Symbols in the American one dollar bill?
I received an email from a friend that described Jewish symbols in the American one dollar bill: Click on image...

November 04, 2002
Italy, 1735, Jews forced to choose between fines or public beatings
The Jerusalem Post's feature "This day in history" reports on November 5, 1735, when Italian Jews are forced to pay...

November 01, 2002
Spielberg Jewish film archive is now online
I just learned that the Spielberg Jewish film archive is now online: The Steven Spielberg Jewish Film Archive of the...

October 29, 2002
Portugal, 1497, racist king kicks the Jews out
The Jerusalem Post's feature "This day in history" reports on October 31, 1497, when a king from Portugal decides to...

October 25, 2002
Poland, 1407, Jews are burned alive after blood libel accusations
The Jerusalem Post's feature "This day in history" reports on October 26, 1407, when jews are burned alive in Cracow,...

October 21, 2002
Russia, 1905, hundreds of Jews are killed in Anti-Jewish riots (pogroms)
The Jerusalem Post's feature "This day in history" reports on October 18, 1905, when hundreds of Jews were murdered by...

October 04, 2002
Russia, 1898, The Czar bars Jews from living in major Russian cities
The Jerusalem Post's feature "This day in history" reports on October 1, 1898, when a racist Russian Czar bars Jews...

September 28, 2002
Kiev - Ukrainia, 1941, over 30,000 Jews murdered in two days
The Jerusalem Post's feature "This day in history" reports on September 28, 1941, when over 30,000 Jews in Kiev, Ukrainia,...

September 21, 2002
Switzerland, 1348, Jews murdered and accused of causing the Black Plague
The Jerusalem Post's feature "This day in history" reports on September 21, 1348, when Jews in Switzerland are beaten and...

September 15, 2002
Germany, 1935, racist laws instituted against Jews
The Jerusalem Post's feature "This day in history" reports that on September 15, 1933, Germany instituted racist laws against Jews...

September 09, 2002
Italy, 1553, Pope orders burning of Talmud
The Jerusalem Post's feature "This day in history" reports on September 9, 1553, when a Pope who hated Jews ordered...

September 06, 2002
Jewish and Israeli Names: Vladimir or Ze'ev?
Bar-Ilan University (www.biu.ac.il) has a good article on Jewish and Israeli names. "In Israel today," explains Prof. Demsky, an authority...

September 04, 2002
Romania, 1938, 264 000 Jewish Men, Women and Children are murdered
The Jerusalem Post's feature "This day in history" reports on September 6, 1938, when a rabid anti-Semite took power in...

September 03, 2002
Thousands of Hitler's soldiers were of Jewish Descent
The Chronicle (www.chronicle.com) has published an incredible article that describes how thousands of Hitler's soldiers were of Jewish Descent. What...

England, 1189, 30 Jews are killed in London
The Jerusalem Post's feature "This day in history" reports on September 3, 1189: Richard the Lionhearted was crowned at Westminster....

September 01, 2002
Russia, 1903, a pogrom kills 12 Jews and destroys 250 homes
The Jerusalem Post's feature "This day in history" reports on September 1, 1903: Von Plehve, the Russian Minister of the...

August 29, 2002
England, 1255, Infamous ritual murder libel against Jews
The Jerusalem Post's feature "This day in history" reports on August 29, 1255: Little Saint Hugh of Lincoln (England) is...




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