How Netflix is Saving Yiddish

Written to the song: Gris— J. Balvin

“Words should be weighed, not counted” — Yiddish Proverb

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We have all been spending our time binging on Netflix shows, although despite the drama surrounding Joe Exotic, one show is doing something special — it’s saving the Yiddish language.

The Netflix show Unorthodox follows the story of Esty, who has the desire to flee her…