Diaspora Archive

The Emperor, the Sultan, and the Pirates

by Gideon In response to the Spanish Expulsion and to the terror that the Spanish inquisition inflicted on Jews who converted to Christianity and were suspected of practicing Judaism in hiding, Jews fought back. In most …

Empowering the Israeli-American identity

  by Adam Milstein Ten years ago, I was both an Israeli and an American. Now, I’m an Israeli-American. Embracing this unique hybrid identity makes all the difference in the world for more than a million …