What flag and what alphabet for a flagless, multi-alphabet language?
When language learning site Duolingo recently announced they’re developing Yiddish courses, many people were thrilled. But for some, the excitement was quickly dulled when the site decided to represent Yiddish with a flag showing a menorah framed by black bands. This unofficial Yiddish flag has murky origins (and, somewhat paradoxically, a Facebook page). It was probably created around 2011 and was a go-to image for Duolingo users when considering how to visually identify Y