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Are Chinese and Yiddish Mutually Exclusive?

Rabbi Loraine C. Heller
February 9, 2016

I ask you, is this a sheyn punim (a pretty face)? I’ve been dying to say those words for the past four years, ever since I came to China to work as a teacher of oral English at Nanyang Normal University.

Sometime around my 50th birthday, I was hit by