Statue of Osorkon I, Sheshonq's son, found in Byblos, in today's Lebanon Rama

Move Over, Moses: A Pharaoh May Have Created the Ancient Kingdom of Israel

New archaeological evidence and biblical scholarship suggest Shishak wanted to make Egypt great again – but may have inadvertently steered the Israelites into creating a great nation of their own

Soon, Jews around the world will be celebrating Passover. As usual, Pharaoh will be starring as the main villain for enslaving the Hebrews, killing their children and being generally pig-headed about letting...

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