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Linda Jiménez

Raúl Fernández Vítores: Holocaust Education in Madrid

3 Av 5774 (29/07/2014) |

ENGLISH CORNER, CON LINDA JIMÉNEZ – This week’s trivia question: What is “eliminationism”?

Raúl Fernández Vítores is a high school philosophy teacher and frequent contributor to Radio Sefarad’s Spanish-language programs. He has published books of essays, fiction and poetry, … Leer más

Uwe von Seltmann: “Boris Dorfman: A Mentsh” (Lviv’s Last Living Yiddish-Speaker)

25 Tammuz 5774 (22/07/2014) |

ENGLISH CORNER, CON LINDA JIMÉNEZ – This week’s trivia question: What was Boris Dorfman doing when Uwe von Seltmann first met him 15 years ago?

Uwe von Seltmann was born in 1964 in Germany, and is … Leer más

Agnieszka Holland: Polish Filmmaker

18 Tammuz 5774 (15/07/2014) |

ENGLISH CORNER, CON LINDA JIMÉNEZ – This week’s trivia question: What was Agnieszka Holland’s greatest challenge when filming “In Darkness”?

Last week we spoke with Sally Perel, whose amazing experiences during World War II were made … Leer más

Moshe Margolin – The Jewish Theological Seminary

4 Tammuz 5774 (01/07/2014) |

ENGLISH CORNER, CON LINDA JIMÉNEZ – Our guest this week is Moshe Margolin, the senior director of the Institute for Jewish Learning at the Jewish Theological Seminary. Mr. Margolin’s career in Jewish education spans more than 30 … Leer más

Robert Kostro: The Polish History Museum in Warsaw

27 Sivan 5774 (24/06/2014) |

ENGLISH CORNER, CON LINDA JIMÉNEZ – This week’s trivia question: What are the three missions of Warsaw’s Polish History Museum?

Robert Kostro is a Polish historian, journalist, columnist and politician. In the 1980s, Mr. Kostro was active … Leer más

Robert Kostro: Jews in Poland and Jan Karski

20 Sivan 5774 (17/06/2014) |

ENGLISH CORNER, CON LINDA JIMÉNEZ – This week’s trivia question: How many Jews were there in Poland before the Holocaust, and how many are there now?

Our guest this week is Robert Kostro, who is a … Leer más

Shavuot–Its Origins, Significance, Customs…and a Story

6 Sivan 5774 (03/06/2014) |

ENGLISH CORNER, CON LINDA JIMÉNEZ – This week’s trivia question: Why are dairy foods traditionally eaten on Shavuot?

Shavuot is the Hebrew word for “weeks” and refers to the Jewish festival marking the … Leer más

Michael Stolowitzky – Gertruda’s Oath: A child, a Promise, and a Heroic Escape During World War II

28 Iyyar 5774 (27/05/2014) |

ENGLISH CORNER, CON LINDA JIMÉNEZ – This week’s trivia question: How did Michael Stolowitzky first travel to Israel?

Michael Stolowitzky was born in Warsaw, in 1936, the only son of a wealthy Jewish family. When … Leer más

Información diferente para comenzar la semana 19/5/2014

19 Iyyar 5774 (18/05/2014) |

LAS NOTICIAS DE LOS LUNES – La III Semana del Libro Judío en Madrid y Mosaicos la primera muestra colectiva de Arte Judío en Madrid centran el interés informativo de estas noticias diferentes con las que queremos … Leer más

N.CH** on the Costa del Sol: Spain’s Only Kosher Hotel

14 Iyyar 5774 (13/05/2014) |

ENGLISH CORNER, CON LINDA JIMÉNEZ – THIS WEEK’S TRIVIA QUESTION: When was the N.CH Kosher hotel first opened, and how many guests can it accommodate?

The two-star N.CH. Hotel is the only kosher hotel in … Leer más

Torremolinos: A Jewish Community on Spain’s Costa del Sol

6 Iyyar 5774 (06/05/2014) |

ENGLISH CORNER, CON LINDA JIMÉNEZ – Torremolinos is a municipality on Spain’s Costa del Sol, immediately to the west of the city of Málaga. A poor fishing village before the growth in tourism beginning in the late … Leer más

American Jerusalem: Jews and the Making of San Francisco

30 Nisan 5774 (29/04/2014) |

ENGLISH CORNER, CON LINDA JIMÉNEZ – THIS WEEK’S TRIVIA QUESTION: What three ways could people get from the east coast of the United States to San Francisco before the transcontinental railroad was built? In the mid nineteenth century gold was … Leer más

Rabbi Menachem Genack: Letters to President Clinton

23 Nisan 5774 (22/04/2014) |

ENGLISH CORNER, CON LINDA JIMÉNEZ – April 23 is World Book Day, so before getting to our interview, I thought you might like to know the origin of this special day. World Book Day is a yearly event … Leer más

Special Earth Day Program: Judaism and Nature

15 Nisan 5774 (14/04/2014) |

ENGLISH CORNER, CON LINDA JIMÉNEZ – Earth Day is on April 22nd, and since protecting the environment is such an important issue, we thought it would be interesting to find out about what aspects of Judaism are directly … Leer más

Passover: Some History, Stories and Recipes

9 Nisan 5774 (08/04/2014) |

ENGLISH CORNER, CON LINDA JIMÉNEZ – The Haggadah is the book we read at the Passover seder which tells the story of the Exodus from Egypt. There have been printed Haggadot for five centuries, but the basic … Leer más

Dr. Sam Abudarham: The Jewish Community in Gibraltar

2 Nisan 5774 (01/04/2014) |

ENGLISH CORNER, CON LINDA JIMÉNEZ – Gibraltar, as you know, is a British Overseas Territory, located at the southern tip of Spain. It has an area of only 2.3 square miles, or 6 square kilometers, about one-fifteenth … Leer más