According to legend, the pork-free ‘alheira’ chorizo was created as a way for Jews to hide their identity. Whether or not that history has been exaggerated, it’s an important part of how Portugal is now wrestling with its Jewish past.
After 500 years, Portugal wants its Jews back, and some are coming
Descendants of Jews exiled during Spanish Inquisition can become naturalized in new plan
Herberto Hélder’s writing touched on the dark, mystic, and mythological
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