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Jewish German Fashion Industry Flourished,
Then Perished Under Nazi Rule

By Dina Gold

It was the golden age of German fashion, created by Jewish designers and business owners and centered in the city of Berlin. But within a decade, as the Nazis came to power and implemented their platform of extreme anti-Semitism, it was gone. And, today, it is little remembered.

Out of Africa: A Long Journey Home

By Maayan Hoffman
All photos courtesy of A.Y. Katsof

Piath Aguar learned about the “Chosen People” when she was a child in Bible school. But for a girl being raised in Sudan, the Jews and Jerusalem were a fairy tale. Until last Passover, when she landed in Israel.

The Miracle of the Oil — in Chanukah Cooking

By Paula Shoyer

Chanukah is almost synonymous with oil because of the miracle of the little bit of oil that lit the Temple Menorah for eight days. Oil is the basis of our cooking every single day, and today we are faced with a myriad of choices. Back in biblical times, there was just olive oil.

Cuba’s Jewish Community Clings to Life

By Nan Wiener
Photos by Michal Greenboim

Yolanda Geller, who’s in her 60s, is the “challah lady” at Adath Israel, Havana’s Orthodox synagogue. Every week, she makes challah for the 25 or 30 people who will eat Shabbat dinner there.

B’nai B’rith Podcast with U.S. Anti-Semitism Envoy Elan Carr: Protecting Jewish Communities Globally Is a Top Priority

Podcast hosted by Daniel S. Mariaschin

The U.S. prioritizes fighting global anti-Semitism through the State Department post of U.S. Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat anti-Semitism.