As the Holocaust raged, the American president secretly asked his government to study the possible resettlement of remaining European refugees in Africa and South America. His goal: for Jews to be ‘spread thin all over the world.’
The ship’s refugees seeking safe haven from the Nazis were victims of a global system that included America
Ayelet Gundar-Goshen’s suspenseful new ‘Waking Lions’ turns the fateful collision of an Israeli doctor and an African immigrant into an indictment of surging nationalism
It’s not about refugees, or security, or travel bans. It’s about what America is—and what it ought to be.
In Reversal, Israel to Allow Nine Venezuelan Jews Entry on Condition of Second, ‘Symbolic’ Conversion
After a special Knesset meeting brokered by The Jewish Agency, three Jewish families from Venezuela are heading to Israel
The identity of America—unity—is under attack by Trump’s administration, whose key goal is to divide. So stand up, shout out, and love thy neighbor.
‘I was raised Catholic, became Episcopalian & found out later my family was Jewish. I stand ready to register as Muslim’
Israel’s Interior Ministry is not allowing a cohort of nine Venezuelan Jewish converts to make aliyah, claiming their engagement in the dwindling Jewish community has not been sufficient
The troubling rise of ‘Alternative for Germany’
But will Uganda’s Abayudaya Jews, most of whom converted before 2009, be able to immigrate to Israel under the Law of Return?