To immigrate to Israel from Ethiopia, Pnina Tamano-Shata’s family had to trek on foot through the desert to Sudan in the middle of a famine.
One man asked me if it “butters me” that he isn’t religious.
Israeli immigrants get bat mitzvah’d, a gay French performer prepares for Eurovision despite death threats, and Netta releases a new song.
“I’m excited, I’m proud of them - it’s the Jewish future, Jewish destiny,” Lieberman said.
Jewish anti-occupation activist Ariel Gold says she has not ruled out the possibility of immigrating to the country.
“Israel is the Jewish homeland. No one can persecute you for being a Jew in your own country,” Jack Nasielski said upon arriving in Israel.
Russian Abramovich headed Chelsea FC’s “Say No To Antisemitism” campaign. On Thursday he makes Aliyah, as tensions between UK and Russia rise.
The Mega Aliyah Fair held in New York City at John Jay College drew singles, families and retirees looking to prepare themselves for such a big move.
Some 9,000 Ethiopian Jews have been waiting over a decade to make Aliyah to Israel.
My family is split between America and Israel. My heart is stuck somewhere in the middle.