Number of blood donors from Ethiopian community in Israel doubles after rule change – Israel News

Following a change in Health Ministry policy that now allows Israelis born in Ethiopia to donate blood, the number of donors from the Israeli-Ethiopian community has doubled in a space of a... Read more »

‘Torn’ between Ethiopia and Israel: Second generation takes the stage – Israeli Culture

In the spring of 2015, Tamar Asankao was among those who took to the streets in protest over discrimination by society and especially police against Ethiopian Israelis. She marched with the hundreds... Read more »

Thousands of Ethiopian-Israelis celebrate Sigd Day in Jerusalem … – Jerusalem Post Israel News

For more than 2,500 years, the Sigd was observed in Ethiopia as a day of fasting and prayer for the return to Zion, held on a mountaintop symbolizing Mount Sinai. Jews... Read more »

Thousands of Ethiopian-Israelis celebrate Sigd Day in Jerusalem – Jerusalem Post Israel News

For more than 2,500 years, the Sigd was observed in Ethiopia as a day of fasting and prayer for the return to Zion, held on a mountaintop symbolizing Mount Sinai. Jews... Read more »

Why Ethiopian Jews Face Increasing Discrimination and Police Brutality in Israel

For five years, Avishai Baruch served proudly as an officer in the Israeli military. Since leaving active duty in 2003, he has been a willing reservist, ready to be called up whenever... Read more »

Why Ethiopian Jews Face Increasing Discrimination and Police … – Newsweek

For five years, Avishai Baruch served proudly as an officer in the Israeli military. Since leaving active duty in 2003, he has been a willing reservist, ready to be called up whenever... Read more »

Why Ethiopian Jews Face Increasing Discrimination and Police Brutality in Israel – Newsweek

For five years, Avishai Baruch served proudly as an officer in the Israeli military. Since leaving active duty in 2003, he has been a willing reservist, ready to be called up whenever... Read more »

Ethiopian Israelis Urge US to Condemn Government in Addis Ababa

U.S. Embassy in Tel Aviv. Photo: Wikimedia Commons. JNS.org – Nearly 100 Ethiopian Israelis protested in front of the US Embassy in Tel Aviv on Monday, urging America to stop supporting the Ethiopian... Read more »

Don’t Tell Me There Are No Qualified Ethiopian Israelis To Fill the Position

I have always heard it said in the Israeli public sector and professional social circles, by way of explaining why so few Ethiopian Jews hold positions of prominence in these realms, that... Read more »

Hundreds of Ethiopian Israelis Protest Police Brutality in Tel Aviv

Hundreds of Israelis of Ethiopian descent staged a protest against police brutality in central Tel Aviv on Sunday.  Protesters were carrying signs reading “Violent cops should be jailed” and “Racist policy.” Some... Read more »