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What was or what is Yiddishland?

What was or what is Yiddishland?

What was or what is Yiddishland?  What volunteering for YAAANA and Yiddishland California has taught me is that, while academics argue about the intricacies of the Yiddish language and write brilliant books and dictionaries, the general Jewish American population...
Yiddish, Ladino (Judeo-Spanish), and Claudia Sheinbaum

Yiddish, Ladino (Judeo-Spanish), and Claudia Sheinbaum

Yiddish, Ladino (Judeo-Spanish), and Claudia Sheinbaum  Recently, we received the news about Mexico’s new president being elected, Claudia Sheinbaum. With this Yiddish-sounding name, many are wondering about her family background. Let us bring to your attention a bit...
Yiddish, Ladino (Judeo-Spanish), and Claudia Sheinbaum

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Yiddish, Ladino (Judeo-Spanish), and Claudia Sheinbaum  Recently, we received the news about Mexico’s new president being elected, Claudia Sheinbaum. With this Yiddish-sounding name, many are wondering about her family background. Let us bring to your attention a bit...
“The City without Jews” – Facebook without Jews? Personal Reflections from Mexican Exile – Blog

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“The City without Jews” – Facebook without Jews? Personal Reflections from Mexican Exile Time to get serious, folks, and not num things down so much. I feel blessed to be writing this from Mexico where Yiddishland in exile is enjoying a relatively...