Soviet Jewry

Fasting Out of Solidarity, Not Faith

Fasting Out of Solidarity, Not Faith
By October 2, 2014

From Ladispoli to Jerusalem, Yom Kippur is complicated for this Soviet-born Jew. Read More

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Boris Fishman on Grandfathers, Russian Hirsuteness, and the Immigrant Experience

Boris Fishman on Grandfathers, Russian Hirsuteness, and the Immigrant Experience
By June 12, 2014

“Russian culture tends to go soulful and deep much more quickly than American culture.” Read More

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Happy May Day!

Happy May Day!
By May 1, 2014

Here’s to fair working conditions for all. Read More

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Celebrating 130 Years of Immigrant Aid

Celebrating 130 Years of Immigrant Aid
By April 19, 2012

Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society marks anniversary with collection of personal stories from those helped by the organization Read More

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