Diaspora

NextGen: Guinean Model Sira Kante Is Using Her Platform to Empower Young African Girls

<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

‘It wasn’t what I expected, it’s beautiful’: British-Somali youth explore their roots

Somaliland’s population was scattered across the globe by a devastating civil war in the late 1980s. Though it remains unrecognised as a separate nation from Somalia, Somaliland is now a haven of relative peace in the unstable region. During July and August the population of its capital, Hargeisa, …

Africa

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

A top US Conservative rabbi urged Israeli Knesset members on Tuesday to understand the precarious situation of the Jewish people in light of recent …

Israel

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 …

Yemi Osinbajo

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

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

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

Artist colleagues of Khadija Saye demand swift justice for her and all Grenfell victims

We are devastated by the death of Khadija Saye in this seemingly preventable tragedy. A criminal investigation must be pursued – and quickly<p>How many days have now passed since the horrific night of Wednesday 14 June, when at least 79 were killed in London’s Grenfell Tower fire? In that time, how …

Home

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Oakland

Zimbabwe: Leeds to Host U18 Football Championship Tournament

[New Zimbabwe] Team Dynamos UK will this weekend hold their second annual football tournament sponsored by Green Shoot Specialised Care Service …

Zimbabwe

Diaspora Style: These 3 Tips Are Key To Keep Your Beard Fly This Summer

<b>DIASPORA</b>—We recently reveled in the splendor of Brooklyn’s black and bearded men we spotted at outings in the community. All the well-groomed beards …

Africa

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

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 …

Music

600,000 French expats voted for their president. Why can’t I do the same?

The French election showed how Ireland could do emigrant voting, writes Barry Dunning in Sydney<p>about an hour ago Updated: 52 minutes ago<p>The lines …

Ireland

Why We Acquired Disapora Entertainment News and Media Site Shadow and Act

Today, I’m thrilled to announce the addition of website and company, Shadow & Act, into the Blavity network. Shadow and Act is the number one …

Diversity

Jewish Enough

I was fifteen when I was told I was not “Jewish enough” for the first time. I went on a two week Jewish youth trip to Poland and Israel. The week in …

Unpacking contrary Jews

Steve Apfel<p>The writer is a prolific author of novels and non-fiction, essayist and commentator on ‘enemies of Zion’ which happens also to be the …

Racism

Suspected murder in northern Israel

A man in his 50s was found dead in his apartment Tuesday morning in an apparent case of murder.<p>MDA emergency response teams were called to the man’s …

Israel

Trouble in The Tribe: The Growing Discord Between American And Israeli Jewry

Snapshot<p>The basic tenor of the argument against public criticism of Israel by the diaspora is that because they are not exposed to Israeli way of …

Israel

OPINION: Multiple levels of discrimination exist in Israel

On Apr. 19, as part of Israeli Apartheid Week, Students for Justice in Palestine hosted Ilise Cohen from Jewish Voice for Peace to talk about …

Israel

Playwright Paula Vogel Examines Her Jewish Identity Through Indecent

The Pulitzer Prize winner defines her Judaism and the message of identity in her Broadway play.<p>Throughout the seven years it took to create …

Performing Arts

Special interview with Elie Wiesel's son

<i>Arutz Sheva</i> spoke with Elisha Wiesel the son of Holocaust survivor and Nobel laureate, the late Eli Wiesel. Wiesel was in Krakow, Poland, to …

Holocaust

Likud MK to negotiate Shabbat deal

During a government meeting, Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu told Tourism Minister Yariv Levin to form a plan together with the haredi …

Israel

NEVER SAY THIS IS THE FINAL ROAD FOR YOU

This week marked the anniversary of the uprising of the Warsaw Ghetto. The Ghetto had been established by the Germans in 1940 in the Muranów district …

Holocaust

Local temple to remember victims of the Holocaust

Filed under NEWS<p>Karenann Flouhouse, Reporter • April 21, 2017 • Leave a Comment<p>Advertisement<p>Close Modal Window<p>Hang on for a minute...we're trying to …

Holocaust

Japanese ‘Schindler’ a model of diplomacy at Holocaust remembrance event

The legacy of Japan’s “Schindler,” vice consul Chiune Sugihara, was celebrated as a model of diplomacy at an event held Thursday night in Jerusalem …

Hungarian Holocaust museum still hasn't opened

Hungary’s $22 million Holocaust museum, whose construction was completed in 2015, has remained unopened due to intrigue within the government and …

Holocaust