History of Zionism
Zionism as an organized movement is generally considered to have been founded by Theodor Herzl in 1897. However, the history of Zionism began earlier and is related to Judaism and Jewish history. The ...
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Shimon Peres, The Last Of Israel's Founding Fathers, Dies At 93
Former president and prime minister passes away in his sleep 2 weeks after suffering major stroke
Bible Scenes Uncovered In Ruins Of Ancient Synagogue
On a hill above the Sea of Galilee in northern Israel, archaeologists have discovered one amazing floor mosaic after another.
Timeline of Zionism
This is a partial timeline of Zionism in the modern era, since the start of the 16th century.
1561 Joseph Nasi encourages Jewish settlement in Tiberias, having fled the Spanish Inquisition fourtee...
World Zionist Organization
The World Zionist Organization (Hebrew: הַהִסְתַּדְּרוּת הַצִּיּוֹנִית הָעוֹלָמִית; HaHistadrut HaTsionit HaOlamit), or WZO, was founded as the Zionist Organization (ZO; 1897-1960) at the initiative o...
Jewish history
Jewish history (or the history of the Jewish people) is the history of the Jews, and their religion and culture, as it developed and interacted with other peoples, religions and cultures. Although Jud...
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The Return to Zion
The return to Zion (Hebrew: שִׁיבָת צִיּוֹן, Shivat Tzion, or שבי ציון, Shavei Tzion, lit. Zion returnees) is a term that refers to the event written in the biblical books of Ezra-Nehemiah in which th...
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Old Yishuv (Eretz Yisrael)
The Old Yishuv (Hebrew: היישוב הישן‎, ha-Yishuv ha-Yashan) were the Jewish communities of the southern Syrian provinces (Land of Israel) in the Ottoman period, up to the onset of Zionist aliyah ...
Jewish military history
Jewish military history focuses on the military aspect of history of the Jewish people from ancient times until the modern age.
While complete details in the Biblical account of a system of fighti...
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Aliyah
Aliyah (/ˌælɪˈɑː/, /ˌɑːliˈɑː/; Hebrew: עֲלִיָּה aliyah, "ascent") is the immigration of Jews from the diaspora to the land of Israel (Eretz Yisrael). Also defined as "the act of going up" or as in pro...
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Jewish deicide
Jewish deicide is a long-held belief of some Christians that places the responsibility for the death of Jesus on the Jewish people as a whole. This is expressed in the ethnoreligious slur "Christ-kill...
Jewish ghettos in Europe
Jewish ghettos in Europe were parts of a number of cities in Europe in which Jews were permitted to live. In addition to being confined to ghettos, Jews were placed under strict regulations and disabi...
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Christianity and antisemitism
Christianity and antisemitism deals with the hostility of Christian Churches, Christian groups, and by Christians in general to Judaism and the Jewish people. Christian rhetoric and antipathy towards ...
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Inquisition
The Inquisition is a group of institutions within the judicial system of the Roman Catholic Church whose aim is to combat heresy. It started in 12th-century France to combat religious sectarianism, in...
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Jewish emancipation
Jewish emancipation was the external and internal process in various nations in Europe of eliminating disabilities under which Jewish people were then subject, and the recognition of Jews as entitled ...
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Antisemitism
Antisemitism (also spelled Anti-Semitism or anti-semitism) is prejudice against, hatred of, or discrimination against Jews as a national, ethnic, religious or racial group. A person who holds such pos...
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History of antisemitism
The history of antisemitism – defined as hostile actions or discrimination against Jews as a religious or ethnic group – goes back many centuries; antisemitism has been called "the longest...
History of antisemitism - Wikipedia