In Tevel B’Tzedek, Israeli Micha Odenheimer has created a Jewish Peace Corps that brings Jewish aid and ideals to Nepal, one of the world’s most impoverished nations.
- Israeli Scene Wider WorldMaking a Difference in Nepal
Volunteers from Tevel B’Tzedek enhance Nepalis’ skills as farmers, educators and community leaders.Wider WorldKeeping the Faith in Vilnius
Before World War II, the streets of Lithuania’s capital were thronged with Jews. Today, the country is home to 4,000 Jews committed to preserving their heritage.
Before World War II, the streets of Lithuania’s capital were thronged with Jews. Today, the country is home to 4,000 Jews committed to preserving their heritage.Wider WorldPassage to the Pyrenees
Jews and others trekked over the treacherous mountain range to flee from the Nazis. These days, people are following in their footsteps.
Jews and others trekked over the treacherous mountain range to flee from the Nazis. These days, people are following in their footsteps.‘Early Warning’ Signs of Rise in Islamic Anti-Semitism in GermanyThe report distinguishes between “Islam” the religion and “Islamism,” which it describes as a form of political extremism.Survivor Ed Mosberg, 93, Braves Cancer to March at AuschwitzFor Mosberg, attending the march is “not any sign of victory. It’s just duty to name the perpetrators—the German nation."London Mayor Sadiq Khan Joins Jewish Labour MovementIn a statement last week, Khan said he took the action to demonstrate “support and appreciation” for British Jews.Reliving the Pittsburgh Tragedy After Massacres in New ZealandTo the families that are reeling, I want to say that we in the Jewish community are your siblings; we are all children of Abraham.In Britain’s Labour Party, Jewish Women Endure the Worst AbuseThe rise of anti-Semitism on the left is causing an all-out war in Corbyn's Labour Party, with four Jewish female parliamentarians caught in the crossfire.‘We Are Not Aliens’: Jewish Outreach Efforts in GermanyGroundbreaking outreach initiatives like Likrat and Rent-a-Jew are contributing toward normalization of Jews in Germany.Morocco to Introduce Holocaust Education to SchoolsMorocco’s King Mohammed VI has decided to incorporate Holocaust education into his country’s schoolbooks.SodaStream Launches Device to Remove Plastic From OceansThe Holy Turtle is currently operating off the coast of Honduras, skimming tons of non-biodegradable waste from floating debris patches.