Category Archives: chicago

Some of the most known Chicago Jewish athletes

Some of the most known Chicago Jewish athletes

As we have mentioned in other articles, Chicago has one of the most important and influential Jewish communities in the United States, which have contributed to multiple industries, like businesses, sports, entertainment, architecture, education and many other areas that have make history not only in this city but in the world. Moreover, the Jewish community… Continue Reading

The oldest board of trade in the world

The oldest board of trade in the world

The Chicago Board of Trade is considered the oldest futures and options exchanges in the world being established in 1948 with the participation of Henry Horner, a notable Chicago Jew and grandfather of same named Henry Horner, who was the first Jewish governor of Illinois from 1933 to 1940. This trading board is known as… Continue Reading

Famous Jews from Chicago working in the show business

Famous Jews from Chicago working in the show business

In this blog, so far many subjects have been discussed and different types of business in Chicago have been introduced to the general audience. But, there is an industry that we haven’t shared yet: the entertainment industry. For many decades this industry has been central to the cultural development of societies. It has introduced a… Continue Reading

Who is behind the success of Chicago Bulls and White Sox teams?

Who is behind the success of Chicago Bulls and White Sox teams?

Jerry Reinsdorf is recognized for being an excellent businessman. Currently, he has more than one billion dollars through strategic contracts as Chicago Bulls and Chicago White Sox. However, this man who practices Judaism also excels in different companies. He also has various awards for donations, because of his seeking to improve the city where he… Continue Reading

Amazing Jewish Heritage Tours in Chicago you need to take

Amazing Jewish Heritage Tours in Chicago you need to take

Chicago is a city full of amazing architecture, vast history, and traditional neighborhoods. The city has many different places to visit and tons of things to do. If you travel to Chicago, there are many different angles from which you could plan your trip. In this article, Yosef Meystel will give you some hints on… Continue Reading

Ancient Wisdom

Ancient Wisdom

Yosef Meystel has always mentioned out how good Jewish people are at doing business. Nonetheless, and following the analysis of the Jewish business approach in the United States and the western world overall, in order to have a much deeper insight on this matter, it its advisable to address the Jewish notion of time: time,… Continue Reading

Why is it important for Jewish to study their genetics?

Why is it important for Jewish to study their genetics?

Genetic research among different Jewish communities is a familiar subject. Screening and treating different genetic disorders is common especially in communities where marriage between relatives usually takes place. Hereditary diseases and specific types or disorders have been identified and associated depending on the ethnic group, allowing scientist to conclude that even though Jewish people are… Continue Reading