The Grammy Award-winning producer, filmmaker, and philanthropist on his family’s escape to Buenos Aires from Berlin in the 1930s, and splitting time between New York City and Havana
Four years ago, I walked the Havana streets where my grandparents used to live. Somehow, it still felt like home.
As U.S. Jewish tourism to Cuba explodes, Cuban Jewish communities struggle to keep up
Pushing the Hippocratic Oath in service of foreign policy puts doctors on the frontlines
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U.S. contractor was freed last week after five years in a Cuban prison
American contractor was detained in December 2009
Former USAID subcontractor in such bad health he no longer leaves his cell
The American contractor imprisoned in 2011 demands Obama help free him
Calls for Robert Levinson’s return to U.S. seven years after his disappearance
The Pulitzer Prize-winning Cuban-American novelist, who died last week, wrote meaningfully about Judaic scripture and the Holocaust
When we fled Cuba in 1962, my uncle stayed. He died 50 years later, without ever explaining his decision.
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Charles London traveled the world and found a brand of Judaism he could embrace
Anne at 80, chattering teeth, and a lox recall
Anthropologist Ruth Behar keeps returning to the place her family left behind