RIO DE JANEIRO An Israeli citizen accused of belonging to an international crime organization was captured and extradited from Colombia.
RIO DE JANEIRO Pope Francis’ security detail used an Israeli-made observation balloon to protect the pontiff during his visit to South America.
Jewish leaders feel that their communities are highly probable targets but also that it is possible to live openly as Jewish in their countries.
— President Evo Morales of Bolivia called Chile the “Israel of South America” in condemning the expulsion of nine Bolivian offic…
During her semester abroad in Uruguay, Naomi Tomky couldn’t find a Passover Seder to attend. The year after, she decided to host her own — and thus, the ‘Freder’ was born.
The youthful group of 60 drew their chairs around tables strewn with jars of markers and the occasional Rubik’s Cube, nearby chalkboards at the ready for jotting down big ideas.
The Rabbinate of Uruguay is requiring Jewish couples marrying under its auspices to sign a rabbinic prenuptial agreement.
When I came across the Zurückgeben grant, which supports creative projects of Jewish women living in Germany, I decided to present a documentary proposal on a Jewish topic. I worked hard to get the figures; concept and team together, but in the last minute the main character of the story desisted on taking part of the film. There was only a week left for the deadline, and no story… In parallel, I was working in another idea that linked migration, with motherhood and food. I mixed up both projects and that is how the documentary “Each Flavour is a Journey” was born (no typos…just British spelling). It was the perfect mix of everything I am interested in: filming, cooking, migration, life stories and Jewish culture.