Josh Rolnick

What a Day For an Auto-Da-Fé

Theodore Ross scours the world for stories of forced conversions, crypto-Jews and the legacy of Inquisition. It all started when his mother told him to deny being a Jew.

Sweating in the Cleveland Schvitz

The Schvitz, Yiddish for ‘sweat,’ is a steam room on 116th Street and Kinsman Road, long a part of the storied history of Jewish Cleveland.