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  • Book treats Jewish history in Brazil

    Peppered with colorful and telling anecdotes, a new book covers the history of Jews and forced converts in Brazil.

  • Brazil’s national dish goes kosher

    In Brazil, a collaboration between a rabbi and a restaurateur produced a kosher version of feijoada, Brazil’s very treif national dish.

  • Recife community fighting to hold on

    As the Jewish community in Recife, Brazil, shrinks and emigration and upward mobility take their toll, the community is fighting to keep open its school, the cornerstone of the community.