How the Writer of Israel's Anthem Fought Capitalism in 1890s America

Poet Naphtali Herz Imber is best known for penning the words to 'Hatikva.' But at the end of the 19th century, he was warning Americans about the dangers of capitalism and families like the Rothschilds

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Naphtali Herz Imber, the author of what would become Israel’s national anthem, “Hatikva,” was known to his contemporaries mainly as an alcoholic poet. His bohemian lifestyle and his many interests (from...