Like Israel, Burma has faced a plethora of challenges in the years since the heady days of independence.
The life of Mountain Jews living in different parts of Caucasus, including Azerbaijan, is being showcased at an exhibition by Jewish artist Rámi Méir, that kicked off at the State Museum of the East in Moscow.
"Every Jewish person living here should know Arabic,” Levi said. “Knowing the culture of the other person is the best way to find a path into his or her heart.”
A photograph said to be of Beirut’s only synagogue shows minor damage to the interior of the 95-year-old building from a blast this week in the city.
When it came to chanting Torah, Rabbi Ezekiel Nissim Musleah was in a class by himself.
For some Black British Jews, caught in the middle, the Twitter boycott falls short and points to larger challenges.
As US-inspired racial justice protests sweep the world, the British Board of Deputies assigns Stephen Bush to listen to British Jews of color and implement policy change.
IN AUGUST 2016, the Movement for Black Lives, a broad coalition of organizations associated with the Black Lives Matter movement, released a detailed platform that included a range of policy demands touching nearly every area of political concern, from criminal justice, to education, to the environment, to economics.
In the last two weeks, American voters’ support for the Black Lives Matter movement increased almost as much as it had in the preceding two years.