When We Were Illegal Aliens: Jewish Immigration Under the Quota Laws

In a new book, Libby Garland unearths the smugglers, schemes, and pluck Jews relied on to reach the United States

Museum in Antwerp Recalls the Ships That Brought Einstein and Irving Berlin to America

The Red Star Line carried half a million Jewish refugees from Europe as they fled pogroms, anti-Semitism, and the Nazis

Daybreak: House Deal on Fiscal Crisis Passes

Plus Ellis Island still remains closed after Hurricane Sandy

Back to My Roots

After my grandparents came to America, they changed our name. Decades later, I changed it back—and rediscovered a lost history.

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Jews in porn, imams on Ellis Island, and more

Shalom, and Salaam

European rabbis and imams pay a visit to Ellis Island

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