Jews and Judaism in Europe
Jews, originally from the Levant in Western Asia, migrated to Europe just before the rise of the Roman Empire. A notable early event in the history of the Jews in the Roman Empire was Pompey's conques...
Jews and Judaism in Europe - Wikipedia
The Tragically Powerful Story Behind The Lone German Who Refused To Give Hitler The Nazi Salute
Adopted by the Nazi Party in the 1930s, Hitler's infamous "sieg heil" (meaning "hail victory") salute was mandatory for all German citizens as a demonstration of loyalty to the Führer, his party, and ...
94 Maidens - The Mandate Video
94 Maidens author, Rhonda Fink-Whitman interviews Pennsylvania public school graduates currently enrolled at four different PA universities to see what they know about the Holocaust, WWII, and Genoci...
Police detain five teenagers suspected of destroying 300 Jewish graves in France
Teenagers detained in eastern France as prosecutor says adolescents deny anti-Semitism motive
After Copenhagen attack, PM urges Jews to move to Israel
'Once again Jews are murdered on the soil of Europe just for being Jews,' says PM; Israeli leaders see Islamist motive behind attack
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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Judeo-Islamic philosophies (800 - 1400)
This article covers the influence of Jewish and Islamic philosophy on each other, focusing especially on the period from 800–1400 CE.
A century after the Qur'an was revealed, numerous religious sc...
Spanish Inquisition
The Tribunal of the Holy Office of the Inquisition (Spanish: Tribunal del Santo Oficio de la Inquisición), commonly known as the Spanish Inquisition (Inquisición española), was established in 1478...
Spanish Inquisition - Wikipedia
History of the Jews in pre-18th-century Poland
The History of Jews in Poland before the 18th century covers the period of Jewish-Polish history from its origins, roughly until the political and socio-economic circumstances leading to the dismember...
History of the Jews in pre-18th-century Poland - Wikipedia
Hasidic Judaism
Hasidic Judaism (from the Hebrew: חסידות‎, Sephardic pronunciation: [ħasiˈdut]; Ashkenazic pronunciation: [χaˈsidus]), meaning "piety" (or "loving-kindness"), is a branch of Orthodox Judaism tha...
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Holocaust
The Holocaust (from the Greek ὁλόκαυστος holókaustos: hólos, "whole" and kaustós, "burnt"), also known as the Shoah (Hebrew: השואה, HaShoah, "the catastrophe"), was a genocide in which approximately ...
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Judaism by country
This article deals with the practice of Judaism and the living arrangement of Jews in the listed countries.
Judaism by country - Wikipedia
Jewish ethnic divisions
Jewish ethnic divisions refers to a number of distinctive communities within the world's ethnically Jewish population. Although considered one single self-identifying ethnicity, there are distinctive ...
Jewish ethnic divisions - Wikipedia
The Tragically Powerful Story Behind The Lone German Who Refused To Give Hitler The Nazi Salute
Adopted by the Nazi Party in the 1930s, Hitler's infamous "sieg heil" (meaning "hail victory") salute was mandatory for all German citizens as a demonstration of loyalty to the Führer, his party, and ...
Shalheveth Freier
Shalheveth Freier (1920, Germany – 27 November 1995, Israel).Born in Germany; during World War II fled Germany and served with the British Army. He served in Africa and participated in the liberation ...
Kamianets-Podilskyi Massacre
Kamianets-Podilskyi (Kam'yanets'-Podil's'kyy), a city in the western Ukraine, then part of the Soviet Union, was occupied by German forces during the invasion of the Soviet Union in June 1941.Shortly ...
Shmuel Tankus
Aluf (Major General) Shmuel "Shmulik" Tankus (Hebrew: שמואל טנקוס‎‎; 14 November 1914 – 4 March 2012) was the fifth commander of the Israeli Navy, serving from 30 June 1954 until...
Shmuel Tankus - Wikipedia
Antisemitism in patristics
Patristics or patrology is the study of the early Christian writers who are designated Church Fathers. The names derive from the combined forms of Latin pater and Greek patḗr (father). The period is g...
Yossi Harel
Yossi Harel (Hebrew: יוסי הראל‎) (January 4, 1918 – April 26, 2008), born Yosef Hamburger, was the supervisor of the Exodus 1947 operation and a leading member of the Israeli intelligence co...
Belsize Square Synagogue
0°10′13″W / 51.54722°N 0.17028°W / 51.54722; -0.17028Belsize Square Synagogue is a synagogue and Jewish community in Belsize Park, Hampstead, in the London Borough of Camden. ...
Hasidic dynasties
A Hasidic dynasty is a dynasty led by Hasidic Jewish spiritual leaders known as rebbes, and usually has some or all of the following characteristics:A Hasidic group has the following characteristics:<...
Mordechai Bibi
Mordechai Bibi (Hebrew: מרדכי ביבי‎, born 1 July 1922) is a former Israeli politician who served as a member of the Knesset for Ahdut HaAvoda and its successors between 1959 and 1974.
Bo...
Struma disaster
The Struma disaster was the sinking in February 1942 of a ship, MV Struma, that had been trying to take several hundred Jewish refugees from Axis-allied Romania to Mandatory Palestine. She was a ...
Struma disaster - Wikipedia
Nazi crimes against Soviet POWs
During World War II, Nazi Germany engaged in deliberately genocidal policies towards Soviet Union prisoners of war (POWs). This resulted in some 3.3 to 3.5 million deaths, about 60% of all Soviet POWs...
Nazi crimes against Soviet POWs - Wikipedia
Police detain five teenagers suspected of destroying 300 Jewish graves in France
Teenagers detained in eastern France as prosecutor says adolescents deny anti-Semitism motive
After Copenhagen attack, PM urges Jews to move to Israel
'Once again Jews are murdered on the soil of Europe just for being Jews,' says PM; Israeli leaders see Islamist motive behind attack