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Take 10 minutes today to remember some great writers senselessly murdered for political purposes

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Precisely 70 years ago today, on August 12th, 1952, 13 Jews were murdered by the Soviet regime in the infamous Lubyanka Prison, including 5 Yiddish writers, including Dovid Bergelson, Itzik…

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“This Land is Your Land” in Yiddish

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As Yiddish singers, musicians, and translators, drawing on our own heritage, we challenge this interpretation, and stand in solidarity with Indigenous, Black, and immigrant voices calling for power, reparation, and justice in this land.

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Four Yiddish songs to honor The Fourth of July

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Four Yiddish songs to honor The Fourth of July

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Verter fun der Vokh – Celebrating a Jewish Wedding!

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הערט ווי טעאָדאָר ביקעל זינגט דאָס קלאַסישע חתונה־ליד „מחותּנתטע מײַנע‮“

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Ale mentshn zaynen brider: Od to Joy

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Yiddish poem: I. L. Peretz (1852-1915) Original music: Beethoven’s 9th Symphony Choral adaptation: Binyumen Schaechter Yiddish Philharmonic Chorus דער ייִדישער פֿילהאַרמאָנישער כאָר (formerly Jewish People’s Philharmonic Chorus / JPPC) Binyumen…

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Leshono Toivo

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Shana Tova. A Gut Yor – Duo Gefilte Fish

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Shana Tova. A Gut Yor – Duo Gefilte Fish

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WATCH: Yiddish jokes with Ruth Kohn: “The Eulogy”

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אויף דער הייאָריקער ייִדיש־וואָך, אין קאָפּייק, נ״י, האָט רות כּהן, אַ פּראָפֿעסיאָנעלע ייִדישע איבערזעצערין און פֿאַרטײַטשערין, אויפֿגעטראָטן אויף דער יערלעכער טאַלאַנטאַרניע מיט אַ ריי ייִדישע וויצן, וואָס האָבן געהאַט אין זיך דעם טראַדיציאָנעלן איראָנישן חן פֿון דעם מיזרח־אייראָפּעיִשן ייִדישן הומאָר

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Yiddish Word of the Day: The Color Red

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Yiddish Word of the Day: The Color Red

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On 78th Anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising: Virtual Gathering

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Each April 19th, we gather at the stone in the Warsaw Ghetto Memorial Plaza in Riverside Park to mark the anniversary of the single greatest instance of Jewish armed resistance…

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