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African Immigrants protest for fair treatment in Israel

Fate has a funny way of revealing things at the strangest of times. I’m finally leaving Israel this morning; leaving behind the political, religious and racial social awkwardness that many Israelis are accustomed to. The tension was finally having its toll on me. I was looking forward to saying ‘good riddence’ to Israel once and … Continue reading

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Jerusalem (Out Of Darkness Comes Light) – Matisyahu

I arrived in Jerusalem not knowing of Matisyahu… And I left with a song of Jerusalem playing… Related articles Matisyahu beat boxes, lights menorah with Kalamazoo Jewish Community in Bronson Park (mlive.com) Matisyahu (sarahillingworth.com) Jewish reggae artist Matisyahu on the backlash to his beard shave, and new album (metronews.ca) About Matisyahu (koplakjoni48.wordpress.com) Continue reading