Max Rosenstock: ‘The Strongest Man in the World,’ Therefore the Strongest Jew in the World

In the 1920s, Mendel “Max” Rosenstock became known as “Max the Strongman” and “The Strongest Man in the World.” A Romanian Jew who immigrated to the U.S., Rosenstock toured the country performing amazing feats of strength. What made him even more extraordinary was that he reportedly stood five-feet-two-inches tall. (In 1931, the Jewish Daily Forward…

American Jewish World Service: International Development and Human Rights Organization

American Jewish World Service (AJWS) is a nonprofit international development and human rights organization that supports community-based groups in 19 countries in the developing world. AJWS also works to influence U.S. international policies and funding in relation to human rights, global health, and poverty. Robert Bank (pictured) is president and CEO of AJWS.   Quote:…

This Year’s Prestigious Annual List ‘The Jerusalem Post’s 50 Most Influential Jews of 2020’ Has Been Revealed

Every year, The Jerusalem Post — Israel’s premier English-language publication — puts out a list of the most influential Jews in the world. The 2020 list was published earlier this month. Noted The Post: “This year, we strived to create a list showcasing the diversity of the Jewish nation while highlighting people from all walks…