Recognized as Brazil's most prominent specialist in Brazilian and Portuguese Marrano, Novinsky is one of 70 Brazilians to receive the honor so far.
By Marcy Oster
A descendant of forcibly converted Spanish Jews who immigrated to Israel and became a rabbi is returning to Spain. More ▸
By Dina Kraft
Israel is turning to an unlikely group of foot soldiers for Israel advocacy: the descendants of Spanish and Portuguese Crypto-Jews who are looking to renew their ties to the Jewish people. More ▸