The Spanish ambassador’s visit

Just as Ladino is recognized in Spain as “a sister language,” he said, the “Jewish footprint is beginning to be reevaluated.”

Casa Shalom founder Gloria Mound
Earlier this month, Spanish Ambassador Fernando Carderera was invited to Casa Shalom. Following his visit he spoke to The Jerusalem Post about the increasing value that Sephardi identity is being accorded in Spain.

This paradigm shift began at the start of the 20th century, he said, with research by Menendez Vidal.

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