David del C.W.: Back to my Jewish Roots in Toledo (with visuals)

David del C.W. is half Spanish, half Dutch, and fully Jewish. He discussed his search for Jewish ancestors on both sides of his tree and his decision to make Israel his home at the March 2015 “Mapping the Anousim Diaspora” conference organized by the Institute for Sefardi and Anousim Studies at Netanya Academic College in […]

Certificate of Appreciation to Sabah Foundation

Netanya Academic College (NAC) awarded a Certificate of Appreciation to the Sabah Foundation for its strong support of the Institute for Sefardi and Anousim Studies at the Institute’s “Different Perspectives of Jewish Law, the Jewish People, and the State of Israel towards the Secret Jews (Anusim)” conference in March 2014. NAC President Prof. Zvi Arad (right) presented the certificate […]

Attorney Jay Sanchez Takes the Case: Bnei Anousim vs. The Inquisition

New York Attorney Jay Sanchez spoke at the “Mapping the Anousim Diaspora” in March 2015 on the topic, “Jewish Pirates and Lawyers of the Caribbean and their Fight against the Inquisition.” After giving a moving account of his research into his own Converso background, Jay discussed his view that international legal precedents in effect at […]