Spanish Inquisition

A new documentary sheds light on an ancient Jewish community in the Mediterranean.

Bernard Starr
May 25 2022 12:01AM

Messages of hope in early printed Hebrew texts.

Ann Brenner
Feb. 10 2022 12:01AM

And other Jewish pirates who sought revenge against the Spanish.

Robert Rockaway
Aug. 3 2021 12:01AM

“Oh, just some words that my family always says when we enter a church.”

July 28 2021 12:01AM

Anglo-Saxon males do not know how to cry—with the result that, on the odd occasion that they do, they may not know how to stop.

Frank Talmage
July 16 2021 12:01AM

How to fake a pork chop.

Genie Milgrom
Dec. 30 2019 12:01AM

Mass conversion, purity of blood, and good Jewish families.

David Graizbord
Aug. 27 2019 12:01AM

And the remote crypto-Jewish community that persisted into the 20th century.

Henry Abramson
Sept. 13 2018 12:01AM

Rabbi, ambassador, sailor, spy.

Ushi Derman
March 19 2018 12:01AM

They were plugged into an international network of Iberian exiles.

Mariana Montiel
Dec. 18 2017 12:01AM

A German nationalist riot and a Muslim character in a play by Heinrich Heine.

Shlomo Avineri
Oct. 20 2017 12:01AM

For them, religion was about more than the individual.

Ronnie Perelis
April 13 2017 12:01AM

Returning to Judaism after 500 years of hiding.

Ayelet Mamo Shay
Oct. 2 2015 12:01AM

By granting citizenship to Jews who trace their origins to pre-expulsion Spain, the country has acknowledged, but cannot rectify, a sin of world-historical proportions.  

Peter Berger
May 20 2014 12:01AM