The Museum of Folk Architecture and Rural Life in Liviv, Ukraine offers an ethnically cleansed version of the past.
RIO DE JANEIRO — A new opera based on an 86-year-old Yiddish poem about a Taino indigenous chief who resisted the Spanish invaders will have its premiere in Havana next month. “Hatuey: Memory of Fire,” will first be performed in Havana on March 3, reported the New York Times. Composed by Frank London of the Klezmatics, the…
A fictional cautionary tale for our times.
After a long and difficult struggle, the enemies of free immigration have won a battle.
People have started asking me what I’d prefer to have my grandchild call me and I admit the question has consumed me. There’s no doubt I want to be called by the Yiddish word for grandmother, bubbe — and here’s why.__
Rukhl Shaechter has decided to proudly adopt the term “Bubbe.” What will your grandchildren call you?
Screams of “Where are my children?” could be heard all over the street.
Yosl’s paintings combined his dreams, experiences and the literature he adored into a fascinating blend of painted stories about the human condition.
The role being played by the Jewish community in the Land of Israel in helping the American war effort is significant.
One possible translation is literally “shame-meat-hat.”