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Jewish Languages: From Aramaic to Yiddish
Think Hebrew is the only Jewish language? Think again!
Who Was Molly Picon?
This Yiddish film and theater star had a versatile career and also did humanitarian work.
What Is A Mensch?
On being a mensch — an upstanding member of society — and leading an ethical life.
Produced in Poland and America, Yiddish film captured the diversity and richness of the Yiddish-speaking world.
Who Are Ashkenazi Jews?
The Jewish ethnic identity most readily recognized by North Americans -- the culture of matzah balls, black-hatted Hasidim, and Yiddish -- originated in medieval Germany.