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WANDER THROUGH THE VIBRANT HISTORY & LEGACY OF JEWISH CULTURE

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DEEPEN YOUR LOVE OF YIDDISH AND A MILLENNIUM OF EUROPEAN JEWISH LIFE

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Remnants of Escape

Whether in Syria or Jordan, Turkey, Hungary, or Germany, they are the ones who remain following the flight from their embattled homes, who continue to survive the uncertainties and humiliations of every day.

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Through Struggle to the Stars

Traveling through India with American Jewish World Service, Yiddishkayt’s executive director sees that the pulse of Jewish history compels action across the globe,

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12 Big Bad Yiddishe Mamas

In honor of International Women’s Day, here’s our list of a dozen badass Jewish women who took on police, power, and patriarchy.

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