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Ethiopian Israelis Protest Against Racism and Police Brutality in Tel Aviv

Monday’s demonstrations in the city center grew heated as police reportedly arrested 19 protestors

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Netanyahu Vows to Fight Anti-Ethiopian Racism

‘This must not happen in Israel,’ prime minister tells Knesset

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Judaism Added to the African Studies Agenda

New panels on Black Judaism offered at annual scholarly conference

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Losing a Gentle Lion of Judah

Remembering Rabbi Hailu Moshe Paris, spiritual leader of black Jewry

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Watch Israel’s Edgy New Anti-Discrimination Ad

The Ministry of Justice launches campaign to combat bigotry

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Israel Says There Are No More Jews in Ethiopia. Thousands Left Behind Disagree.

As final flights of Falash Mura leave for Israel, a community of Hebrew-speakers finds it is neither Jewish nor Ethiopian enough

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Ethiopian Mass Aliyah to End in August

Two final flights with 400 passengers will leave for Israel later this summer

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Obama to Break Bread with Black Miss Israel

Dinner with Ethiopian-born Yityish Aynaw on president’s Israel itinerary

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‘Haaretz’ Corrects Forced-Contraception Story

Over a month too late, an explosive story loses its bite

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Ethiopian Israeli Stars on the Rise

A new pop singer and a new Miss Israel hit the mainstream

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Sundown: Egyptian Military Steps In

Israeli television claims Ethiopian women were forced to take contraceptive shots

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Member of the Tribe

Theodore Ross grew up pretending he wasn’t Jewish. His book Am I a Jew? traces his re-engagement with Judaism.

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Shamir’s Greatest Legacy?

On the late prime minister’s watch, over 14,000 Ethiopian Jews were airlifted to Israel in a day and a half

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Israel’s Shifting Color Lines

A new film, 400 Miles to Freedom, follows Ethiopian immigrants who long to move to the Jewish state but find unexpected barriers upon arriving there

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Wiley’s People

The young artist-provocateur Kehinde Wiley’s dignified portraits of men in Israel are the focus of a major new show at the Jewish Museum

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Sundown: More and More Want Assad Gone

Plus an Israeli horror flick, the biggest Seder ever, and more

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Unabsorbed

Late last year Israel accepted what’s set to be the final wave of Ethiopian immigrants. But the country is still struggling to integrate the 120,000 who’ve arrived over the past three decades.

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Daybreak: Obama Can’t Do Everything

Plus Tutu, Sendak, and more in the news

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Daybreak: Settlements Deal Close

Plus a nuclear Iran, Tel Aviv threatened, and more in the news

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