Diaspora Archive

Sinan -The Great Jewish Pirate

by Gideon Sinan was born in 1492 in Spain. He died in 1546 in the Ottoman Empire where he riched the rank Rank of Admiral of the fleet. Sinan was also known as the The Great Jew, Sinan the Chief, …

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 …