Cnaan Liphshiz


Onetime Sephardic Towns See Euro Signs in Revival of Lost Jewish Heritage

By Cnaan Liphshiz

Onetime Sephardic Towns See Euro Signs in Revival of Lost Jewish Heritage
Towns in Spain and Portugal are embracing their Sephardic heritage in hopes of uncovering lost historical legacy. They also smell a lucrative possible lure for Jewish tourists.Read More


Hungary 'Yellow Star Houses' Project Spotlights Complicity With Nazi Invaders

By Cnaan Liphshiz

Hungary 'Yellow Star Houses' Project Spotlights Complicity With Nazi Invaders
Hungary’s Yellow Star Houses Project aims to increase public awareness of local authorities’ complicity with Nazi Germany through the stories of those held in apartments while awaiting deportation.Read More


Hungary Ruling Party Moves Right as Nationalism Rises

By Cnaan Liphshiz

Hungary Ruling Party Moves Right as Nationalism Rises
A lone heckler tried to disrupt him, but Hungarian lawmaker Janos Hargitai was undeterred as he spoke earlier this month at a memorial day gathering in Hungary commemorating the 1848 revolution there.Read More


Anne Frank Theater Mixes Tragic Tale With Glitz and Fine Dining

By Cnaan Liphshiz

Anne Frank Theater Mixes Tragic Tale With Glitz and Fine Dining
To millions worldwide, she is a symbol of heroism and a haunting reminder of the dangers of discrimination. But for one Dutch entertainment firm, Anne Frank is a brand name powerful enough to merit millions of dollars of investment.Read More


Is Sephardic Spanish Citizenship 'Fever' for Real?

By Cnaan Liphshiz

Is Sephardic Spanish Citizenship 'Fever' for Real?
The frenzy over Spain’s move to give Sephardi Jews citizenship, which some have dubbed Israel’s ‘Spanish fever,’ is spreading. But there may be more hurdles than meet the eye.Read More






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