In 2017, the American outreach group Kulanu organized more than 150 Jewish conversions in Nicaragua and Côte d’Ivoire.
“I feel at home,” said Even Centeno. “This was for me like a dream.” He traces his ancestry to Sephardic Jews who converted during the Inquisition.
As I prepare to march with AJWS in NYC Pride, I’ll be thinking of the countless activists who risk their lives for the dignity and safety of others.
Memo to Vice President Mike Pence: everything that flutters and is blue is not the Israeli flag.