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Jewish Gauchos of Argentina

October 12, 2011
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Jewish Gauchos of Argentina

A town of Jewish immigrants, uprooted from czarist Russia to the Argentinian Pampas. Sounds crazy, no? The Spanish-language story collection Jewish Gauchos of the Pampas, written in 1910, describes a group of fictitious Jews who, fleeing real-life pogroms, wind up in Argentina. The slim (126-page) book contains 26 stories, each about a different character. Some portray the…

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Jews Aren’t Just White

October 11, 2011
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Is the Jewish population growing or shrinking? It could be doing either, depending which survey you’re looking at.…

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