Diaspora

The Making of Diaspora

The Diaspora guys, four college kids turned chief engineers of the most-talked-about social networking start-up this year, get a lot of friend …

Are These New Comics Anti-Semitic or Just Kinda Harsh?

Eli Valley’s comics are nasty, brutish, smart, searing, and hilarious. His commitment to pillorying “powerful people, organizations, and ideas within …

Jewish Culture

Kenyan women winning big in South Africa

In Summary<p>Lunch done with, the vice chairperson, Ms Mary Mbulika, a mathematics teacher at a high school in Pretoria, calls the room to order and …

Africa

Bibi’s "vague" response to Charlottesville: Comity with Trump over support for the Diaspora? - Blogs - Jerusalem Post

<i><br>“Outraged by expressions of anti-Semitism, neo-Nazism and racism. Everyone should oppose this hatred.” Prime Minister Netanyahu’s tweet regarding</i> …

Israel

Visual Culture: The Caribbean Creative Renaissance Is Coming To A Screen Near You

<b>Words by Sharine Taylor</b><p>2017 is a great time to be a creative. You’re only a like or follow away from connecting with other like-minded individuals, …

Caribbean

Why Nigerians In The Diaspora Need More Representation In Film And TV

For Nigerians living in Nigeria, if they want to see characters they can relate to, ones that talk and act like them, all they need to do is turn on …

Africa

NextGen: DJ feMo Is Putting Africa's Alternative Sounds on the Map

<b>DIASPORA</b>—<i>Over the course of July we’ll be publishing short profiles, essays and interviews on the theme of “Afrofutures.”</i> <i>Together these stories will</i> …

Africa

Rwanda: Polling Kits For Diaspora Voters Delivered

Polling kits have arrived at nearly all the 98 polling stations abroad, the National Electoral Commission has said.<p>Last week, the commission told …

Africa

Israel, Diaspora at brink of serious rift, US Jewish leader warns

"If we are one family you need to know that the actions of the [Israeli] government over the last couple of weeks feel like a betrayal."<p>A top US …

Nigerians laud Osinbajo on Diaspora Commission Law

New York – The Nigerians in the Diaspora in America (NIDOA) have applauded Acting President Yemi Osinbajo for signing the Nigerians in Diaspora …

Nigeria

Diaspora Support No Longer Automatic

After days of bitter recrimination and backlash between critics and defenders of the Israeli government for its controversial stands on the Kotel …

Israel

How a German-based project helps reintegrate Cameroonian returnees

Many Cameroonians who leave the continent in search of greener pastures either don't want to come back home, or find it hard re-integrating when they …

World News

Bennett to 'Post': Diaspora cannot give up on Israel

Mistakes have been made, but we cannot give up on one another. For Israel, American Jews are not just another community of our people, but are a …

Israel

Diaspora Indians optimistic about India-US ties ahead of Modi-Trump meet

WASHINGTON: More than 600 diaspora Indians, dressed in their traditional finery, converged in Virginia for a reception in honour of Prime Minister …

India

Nigeria’s first ever diaspora bond has raised $300 million

Nigeria’s diaspora population sent home $21 billion in remittances in 2015 and the government wants in on some of that cash.<p>Through its first ever diaspora bond, the Nigerian government is looking to get its citizens living abroad to put some money towards funding part of its $23 billion record …

Nigeria

Jewish leaders angry after plan for mixed-gender prayer area at Western Wall cancelled

'This gives a very strong message that you (the diaspora) are not important to us,' official says<p>A high-profile group of Jewish leaders cancelled a …

Israel

Shameful day for Israel as it freezes plan for pluralistic prayer site at Kotel

Netanyahu’s office made sure to issue a statement that the cabinet decision on Sunday was not to cancel the deal but was merely to freeze it. This is …

Israel

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Oakland

Nigeria floats $300m Diaspora bond

The federal government has rolled out the first ever Diaspora bond of $300 million to raise funds from Nigerians in the Diaspora to finance capital …

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission

Ethiopia: Seeking Solution for the Diaspora Issue

[Ethiopian Herald] I wrote this piece just to add my voice to the discussion regarding the future of Ethiopian communities in North America and their …

Ethiopia

Gap and Diaspora Skateboards Connect for a Second Round of Reliable Staples

Featuring comfortable tops and sweats.<p>Gap and Diaspora Skateboards are linking up again for the second time to release a special set of everyday staples. Consisting of tees and sweatpants, the pieces are designed with the “DSP” branding to replicate Gap’s popular “box” logo. On the bottoms, you’ll …

Software Development

Wallace - Diaspora

<b>Sounds like:</b> <i>Angie Stone, Jill Scott, Sampa The Great</i>Song: Wallace - Diaspora <b>What's so good?</b>I have to say there has been an impressive amount of good …

Indie Music

East Africa: How Region's Diaspora Community Can Spur the Manufacturing Sector

[New Times] The East African Diaspora community can add great value to human and financial capital needed as the region embarks on a bold …

Africa

Traction of Diaspora Bonds for Financing Industrialisation

[Citizen] This is the third in a series of articles discussing the concept of bonds, and how their various forms and diversity (treasury bonds, …

Africa

Marine Le Pen's National Front: Old brand, new spin

It is a rarely mentioned but centrally important fact that the French Republic is, and has always been, one of Western Europe's most multi-religious and multicultural countries. France's citizens include half of Western Europe's Jews and the continent's largest population of Muslims. French …

France

Jailed Jewish Radical Judith Clarke Surprisingly Denied Parole

Judith Clark, the former member of radical group the Weather Underground was surprisingly denied parole April 21.<p>Although she drove the getaway car …

Death Penalty

The Afropop Band Bringing You Beats in Eight Languages

On August 17, 2013, musician Simon Doré tried to cross the Strait of Gibraltar. Halfway across, the inflatable boat began to fill with water. There …

Culture

‘Inspired By Israel’ Announces Contest Winners at Jerusalem Ceremony via Live-Stream

JERUSALEM--(BUSINESS WIRE)--<p>Thousands of people around the world watched 12Tribes Films CEO Avi Abelow announce the winners of the “Inspired by …

Israel

Judge Orders Auburn To Let ‘Alt-Right’ Leader Richard Spencer Speak

A federal judge has ordered Auburn University in Alabama to let white supremacist leader Richard Spencer speak on their campus on Tuesday night, days …

Richard Spencer

575 Jewish students challenge Birthright on Israel's travel ban: Will we be vetted on our political views?

More than 500 Jewish American students are challenging Birthright, the ...<p>Want to enjoy 'Zen' reading - with no ads and just the article? Subscribe …