Six powerful one-minute films on women’s empowerment

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). ...

UK Media Obscures the Truth About BDS and Antisemitism

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Following the announcement by US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, during his visit to Israel, that the US will...

Report into Australian special forces war crimes in Afghanistan ‘gut-wrenching’ · Global Voices

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Source of original article: Kevin Rennie / Global Voices (globalvoices.org). A report published on November 19 into alleged...

The Troubled History of Christians and Jewish Book Burning in Europe

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). In 1242, King Louis IX of France — subsequently made a saint for his “good deed” — ordered the...

The Qatar World Cup: Dreaming of Bridging the Gulf Rift

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The idea of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar mending fences in the Gulf is grounded in the longstanding...

Amid COVID-19 recession, unpartnered mothers less likely to be at work

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Balancing work and family obligations is a challenge for many parents, but remote learning and the closure of many...

Are some citizens being targeted more than others when it comes to Trinidad &...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Source of original article: Flora Thomas / Global Voices (globalvoices.org). After officers of the Trinidad and Tobago Police...

The Importance of Celebrating the Ethiopian Jewish Holiday of Sigd

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Today, there are more than 135,000 Ethiopian Jews living in Israel. The Ethiopian Jewish community, also known as Beta...

How Chess Helped Natan Sharansky Outlast the Soviet Union and Foster Jewish Unity

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Never Alone: Prison, Politics, and My People by Gil Troy and Natan Sharansky (Hachette, 2020). In 1977, Natan Sharansky, a...

Black and Jewish Communities Stand Together Against Hate

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). JNS.org – You don’t have to look far to see that hate and division are tearing apart our communities....

Obama, Netanyahu, AIPAC and the Jews

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Several years ago, a friend and I were discussing yet another of then-President Barack Obama’s seemingly endless clashes with...

Enduring Memories of Holocaust Remembrance

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Our family subscription issue of Life magazine, dated May 7, 1945, arrived on my ninth birthday. Its cover photograph, under...

What Did Jordan’s Parliamentary Elections Show?

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). JNS.org – The parliamentary elections held in Jordan on November 10 were marked by Palestinian indifference, the awakening of...

Somali journalists say new media law will muzzle free press · Global Voices

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Source of original article: Mohamed Adan Ishak / Global Voices (globalvoices.org). With the recent passage of a controversial...

An internet with borders: A perspective from Pakistan

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Source of original article: Advox / Global Voices (advox.globalvoices.org). This article was written by Farieha Aziz, co-founder of...

American Exceptionalism and Contradictions | Jewish & Israel News Algemeiner.com

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). By now, the world has concluded that America is insane. A crazy country filled with crazy people who have...

Moderna’s Israeli Medical Exec ‘Awed’ by Vaccine Results

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). JNS.org – As Israel marks its 2,737th death from COVID-19 this week, and with 817 new infections confirmed on...

Biden-Harris and the US-Israel Relationship: the Jury Is Still Out

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). In the days leading up to the 2020 presidential election, the MirYam Institute hosted a debate titled: “Which Presidential...

Conspiracy Theories and Political Insanity

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). JNS.org – There was a time when conspiracy theories were confined to the fever swamps of American society. Cottage...

The greatness of Caribbean writer Jean Rhys · Global Voices

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Source of original article: Janine Mendes-Franco / Global Voices (globalvoices.org). The late Dominica-born writer Jean Rhys, best known...

China Wants to Blind the World

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). JNS.org – American democracy may be immersed in crisis at the present time, but the various claims of its...

The story of how Latin American intellectuals found solace in communist Prague · Global...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Source of original article: Filip Noubel / Global Voices (globalvoices.org). Before COVID-19, Prague was visited, every year, by...

What Does a Biden Administration Mean for Palestinians?

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). JNS.org –  On November 17, the Palestinian Authority (PA) announced it would restore security cooperation with Israel and agreed...

Damn Lies and the Palestinian Authority’s ‘Pay-for-Slay’ Policy

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). JNS.org – Richard Engel of the Council on Foreign Relations, a prestigious and influential think tank, held an exclusive...