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11:53 am
Thu May 2, 2013

Africa's Jewish Heritage in Cape Verde

Originally published on Thu May 2, 2013 11:57 am

You may not know much about the country of Cape Verde; it's a group of islands off the coast of West Africa. But you may be surprised that many Cape Verdeans have Jewish ancestry. Host Michel Martin speaks with Carol Castiel, founder of the Cape Verde Jewish Heritage Project, about efforts to restore Jewish burial grounds in the country.

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