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Israel prepares for Ethiopian Jewish holiday of Sigd under lockdown

Tobias Siegal, Jerusalem Post, 11/16/2020

Sigd - a unique Ethiopian Jewish holiday marking the deep connection between the Ethiopian Jewish community and Jerusalem - will be celebrated on Monday.

Ethiopian-Israeli Sisters Celebrate Heritage Through Art

Andrew Esensten, Jewish&, 11/12/2020

Tigist Yoseph Ron and Hirut Yoseph channel their trauma and creativity into drawings, paintings, photography, fashion design, and other media.

We Should All Celebrate the Ancient Jewish Holiday of Sigd

Ruth Abusch-Magder and Beza Abebe, Kveller, 11/11/2020

Sigd is a perfect holiday for American Jewish families interested in strengthening their connection to and understanding of the global diversity of Judaism.

Author Ruth Behar on Jewish Life in Cuba

Team Be'chol Lashon, Jewish&, 10/21/2020

VIDEO: Behar speaks with Be'chol Lashon's Julian Voloj about her new children's book, her relationship with Cuba, and the Cuban Jewish community.

UAE Jewish council announces appointment of senior rabbi

ILH Staff, Israel Hayom, 10/18/2020

Appointment of Beirut-born former refugee Rabbi Abadie comes on heels of new normalization agreement with Israel. His "fluency in Arabic as well as six other languages positions him as a unique resource to help facilitate meaningful interfaith dialogue in the Middle East."

Annamie Paul becomes first Black and Jewish Canadian party leader

Marcy Oster, JTA, 10/04/2020

Toronto attorney Annamie Paul made history when she was elected head of Canada’s federal Green Party on Saturday.

Argentinian Jew Reflects on Childhood in Buenos Aires

Ariana Mizrahi, Jewish&, 09/29/2020

Despite some painful historical moments, my country has been a refuge for Jewish immigrants like my grandparents.

Hispanic Heritage Month: Exploring The Connection Between Latin Americans And Judaism

Steve Overmyer, CBSN New York, 09/24/2020

Latin America is home to the 3rd largest Jewish community in the world.

The story of the Jews of Burma

Julie L. Kessler, The Jerusalem Post, 09/13/2020

Like Israel, Burma has faced a plethora of challenges in the years since the heady days of independence.