On February 26, 1969, the State of Israel lost Prime Minister Levi Eshkol. Eshkol is not only considered one of Israel’s founding fathers but was also instrumental in developing Israel’s National Water Carrier and Israel’s victory in the 1967 Six-Day War. Born in Kiev, Russian Empire...

The story of Natan Sharansky is that of a modern-day Jewish hero, no less. Originally named Anatoly Scharansky (later changed and Hebraicized to Natan Sharansky), he was born on January 20, 1948, to a Jewish family in Donetsk in the Ukraine. Brilliant from an early age,...