Even if Trump upholds U.S. policy, the implicit judgment by the Saudis is that there is a chance that their provocation will induce no reaction at all
Mutasim Ali always believed that he would succeed in his fight to secure refugee status for the thousands of asylum seekers in Israel. He just never thought that he would attain the status himself.
African immigrants in Israel are cheering the High Court’s order to close a much-reviled detention center. But asylum seekers still worry about their precarious future in the Jewish state.
When Maya Paley and Tamar Shertok met Guy, a Darfuri genocide survivor who dreamed of going to college, they knew they had to help — whatever the cost.
Hassan Shakur fled Darfur for Israel, only to find himself stuck in limbo in a detention facility. Instead of feeling bitter, he’s trying to build the foundation of a better life.
Making dinner for one’s family should not be life-threatening. But in some places in the world it is. This public service announcement exposes the situation and how a simple object can save lives. Produced by teens participants in The Righteous Conversations Project, which brings together teens and Holocaust survivors to make media works about contemporary injustices. PSA gifted to Jewish World Watch. Director: Nick Lieberman, Production Designer: Rebecca Hutman, Co-Creators: India Wilson, Tammy Shine, Composer: Elai Shine, ©2013
A new Israeli law allows undocumented immigrants, mostly African asylum seekers, to be detained indefinitely. Diaspora Jews must not turn a blind eye to this injustice.
Israel is building prison camps to detain some 15,000 immigrants from Sudan who are seeking asylum. Many of them are refugees from the horrific conflict in Darfur.
Adam Ibrahim, a refugee from Darfur, asks for respect from his Israeli neighbors. He wonders why politicians have fomented the recent violence against innocent immigrants.
At every Seder, we talk about freedom and slavery. This year, a guest talked about his work in Sudan, where the words are living reality, Leonard Fein writes.