Resurgence of interest as 1492 expulsion anniversary approaches

Interest in Spain’s Crypto-Jews reaches musical theater.Mordechai Sones, 7/18/2018, 6:30 PM

At Spanish festival on Inquisition, new play tackles blood libel

World’s longest-running festival dealing with Spanish Inquisition features play about medieval murder mystery blamed on Jews in blood libel.JTA, 6/28/2018, 12:16 AM

This pristine 15th-century Hebrew Bible survived the Inquisition

Abravanel Bible survives Portuguese Inquisition by hiding from censors, is discovered years later in perfect condition.JTA, 10/19/2017, 1:53 PM

The books that cheated death - twice

400-year-old Jewish library survives Hitler and the Inquisition.JTA, 6/28/2017, 2:37 PM

Spain Renewing Jewish Historical Sites for Profit?

Critics say Spain is investing in ancient sites of Jewish life wiped out by Inquisition simply to promote tourism.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/2/2014, 8:02 AM

Spain Approves Law Granting Citizenship to Expulsion Descendants

Spain's government approves draft law easing citizenship for descendants of Jews expelled in 1492. Law yet to be approved by parliament.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/6/2014, 11:21 PM

There is a Town in Europe Named "Kill the Jews"

The name of a town symbolizes a European phenomenon. Giulio Meotti, 4/27/2014, 6:26 AM

Spanish King Meets Jewish Leaders Over New Law

Spain set to pass law granting descendants of expelled Jews citizenship; US Jewish leaders meet king and political leaders.Ari Yashar, 2/14/2014, 2:13 AM

Senior Rabbis Forbid Taking Spanish Citizenship as Reparations

Religious Zionist rabbis, including Rabbi Sholmo Aviner, forbid obtaining Spanish passports, compare to 'reparations' for expulsion.Tova Dvorin, 2/10/2014, 6:10 PM

Spain Grants Citizenship to Expulsion Descendants

Madrid approves citizenship for all Sephardic Jews, and a fake 'official list' of eligible names fools thousands.Gil Ronen, 2/10/2014, 8:11 AM

Historic Hanukkah Ceremony at Inquisition Prison

'Historic' ceremony at Steri prison where Jews were tortured for hundreds of years.Gil Ronen, 12/5/2013, 9:42 AM

Portugese Synagogue's 75th Anniversary: "Struggle for Freedom"

There were young children at the usually empty synagogue, filled for an anniversary that symbolizes Jews' struggle for religious freedom.Kevin Zdiara, 2/7/2013, 7:05 PM

Spain Eases Naturalization Process for Sephardic Jews

Spain announced Thursday that it would grant automatic citizenship to Jews of Sephardic descent as a further gesture of reconciliation.Rachel Hirshfeld, 11/23/2012, 9:22 AM