New Year, Old Saw

New Year, Old Saw BY DER VORTSMAN The Vortsman, having migrated from Yiddishkayt to the SoCal Arbeter Ring (Workmen’s Circle) and...
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A Tempest in a Tshaynik

Monse…Mayse…Maynse… A Tempest in a Tshaynik? BY DER VORTSMAN [Der Vortsman, who wrote a monthly column for Yiddishkayt in its...
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Moyshe Nadir’s “Paradox”

“If our language dies out, we, Yiddish writers, will be read and studied as are the masters of any dead literature — Greek or Latin. We shall become classics…”

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