September 19, 2022
Introducing a podcast about the hidden history of Jews and the Ivy League, from ‘Unorthodox’ co-host Mark Oppenheimer
October 15, 2021
Amid rising antisemitism, we look back at a 1947 blockbuster that schooled a generation of Americans in how not to be antisemites—and discover a fatal flaw in anti-bias education that dates back to Napoleon. Can we do better?
October 08, 2021
Confederate Jews aren’t a good look these days, if they ever were. But they’re harder to get rid of than you might expect-- whether in the 19th century or the 21st.
October 01, 2021
The bizarre story of how multiple genius identical twins discovered a massive 900-year-old document dump in a closet in a Cairo synagogue… and what that time capsule reveals about how we remember the past.
September 23, 2021
A Soviet Yiddish actor gets a boost from Stalin to travel the world and save the Jews— but a career in show business in the Soviet Union doesn’t end in a house in Malibu.