Israeli Youth Offenders of Ethiopian Descent More Likely to Go to Prison

Almost 90 percent of young Israeli offenders of Ethiopian descent are sentenced to prison – three times the percentage for non-immigrant Jewish minors and… Haaretz unlimited. Only 1$ for the first month... Read more »

Family and Police Puzzle Over Ethiopian Mom who Disappeared in Texas

WYLIE Texas — Almaz Gebremedhin has been missing now for five days. The 42-year-old mother of two of Ethiopian descent was last seen leaving for work last Thursday. Sisay Zelelew is hoping... Read more »

Ethiopian Descent Robel Phillipos Arrested connected to Boston Bombings

One of the third alleged accomplice accused of aiding Dzhokhar Tsarnaev after the Boston bombings has been named as Robel Phillipos who is Ethiopian descent but an American. Robel Phillipos’ parents came... Read more »
Molat Araro (C), 26, an Israeli Jew of Ethiopian origin with his face painted black and white, walks with others on a highway in Latrun to Jerusalem as they protest against racism on January 17, 2012. Thousands of Israeli Ethiopian Jews will protest on January 18 against racism in Jerusalem. AFP PHOTO/MENAHEM KAHANA (Photo credit should read MENAHEM KAHANA/AFP/Getty Images)

Ethiopian-Israeli begins three-day march to protest racism

An Israeli of Ethiopian descent yesterday started a three-day protest march from his home in Kiryat Malakhi to the prime minister’s residence in Jerusalem, where he will join other Ethiopian Israelis for... Read more »