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First Ethiopian Israelis apply for the bench

Adnako Chaimovitch and Esther Tapato could become first Israeli judges of Ethiopian descent.Tal Polon, 7/14/2016, 8:04 AM

Ethiopian rabbis to be compensated for wage discrimination

Be'er Sheva court orders government to compensate Ethiopian rabbis and keisim for extended wage discrimination.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/5/2016, 10:27 AM

Rabbi Hadane: I don't need the position to do my work

Rabbi Yosef Hadane, Chief Rabbi of Ethiopian community, responds to his firing.Haim Lev, 6/21/2016, 12:50 PM

Ethiopian Chief Rabbi dismissed from office

Despite many cases in which the Ministry of Religious Services extends a term past retirement age, they quickly terminated Rabbi Hadane.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/20/2016, 11:04 AM

Two dead in Petach Tikva, murder-suicide suspected

Two men were found dead from gunshot wounds in Petach Tikva, police suspect the incident was a murder-suicide.David Rosenberg, 2/24/2016, 8:12 PM

Torah scroll donated in memory of Shira Banki

A recently restored and mended 150-year-old Torah scroll will enter an Ethiopian synagogue in the Katmonim neighborhood of Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/18/2016, 8:38 PM

Ethiopian Tasered by Police Sparks Protests Anew

Israel's Ethiopian community will renew protests against police brutality outside national police headquarters in Jerusalem on Monday.Cynthia Blank, 9/7/2015, 3:47 PM

Ethiopian Activists: IDF Just Let Mengistu Slip into Gaza

Sources in the Ethiopian community charge that racism played a major role in abduction of Avraham Mengistu and subsequent media silence.Yaakov Levi, 7/9/2015, 12:39 PM

17 Arrested as Hundreds Attend Ethiopian-Israeli Protest

Ethiopian Israelis protest despite agreement reached with the Israel Police; hundreds of officers deployed to keep calm.Tova Dvorin, 6/22/2015, 9:26 PM

Police, Ethiopian Israelis Reach Agreement on Reforms

Hours before mass protest due to begin, the Israel Police pledges transparency over police violence, sensitivity to the Ethiopian community.Tova Dvorin, 6/22/2015, 5:12 PM

Police on Alert for Violent Ethiopian Demonstration in Tel Aviv

Organizers allegedly called to 'make sure it gets out of hand' on social media; Tel Aviv police: the intelligence we have is alarming.Tova Dvorin, 6/3/2015, 4:18 PM

Netanyahu Vows to Fix Discrimination Against Ethiopians

PM: 'The idea that we would discriminate against people because of the color of their skin [...] this is infuriating and we will fix it.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/2/2015, 2:29 PM

Ethiopian Israelis Less Likely to Finish Matriculation Exams

Hebrew University study blames poor immigration absorption, 'feeling of discrimination' for students falling through the cracks.Tova Dvorin, 5/27/2015, 4:11 PM

Netanyahu Urges United Front Against Racism

PM urges Israel to 'stand together' during 3-hour meeting with Ethiopian sector leaders; program, ministerial committee to be formed.Tova Dvorin, 5/4/2015, 5:44 PM

Ethiopian MK Calls for Inquiry into Racism in Israel

MK Avraham Nagosa explains that, unlike the Russian community, the Ethiopian sector has little representation - and that must change.Hezki Baruch, 5/3/2015, 1:11 PM

'Choose Life Every Day' - Synagogue Dedicated for Fallen Soldier

Barkat joins Ethiopian Jews commemorating Moshe Malko in new Jerusalem synagogue; 'finding happiness in small things.'Hezki Baruch, Ari Yashar, 3/24/2015, 7:44 PM

Ethiopian Immigrants Plant Roots in Israel

Connecting on a whole new level: new Ethiopian immigrants, Jewish Agency participate in tree-planting ceremony in honor of Tu Bishvat.Tova Dvorin, 1/14/2014, 9:01 PM

Ethiopian-Israeli Student Supports Rabbi Dov Lior

Ethiopian-Israeli sticks up for Rabbi Dov Lior following racism accusations. ‘I never felt a hint of mistreatment.’Maayana Miskin, 10/27/2013, 9:37 AM

Citibank Israel Donates Backpacks to Ethiopian Students

The Tel Aviv branch of Citibank made the first day of school easier for Ethiopian-Israeli students by donating 200 backpacks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/29/2012, 4:42 AM

Ethiopian Immigrants ‘Sick of Ghettos’

Ethiopian-Israeli activist explains nationwide protests, says Ethiopian immigrants are stuck in absorption center 'ghettos.'Maayana Miskin, 8/8/2012, 9:45 AM

Ethiopian Protesters Unhappy with Gov't Plan

Cabinet decision to assist Ethiopian immigrants lacks substance, say protesters, citing police brutality.Gil Ronen, 5/13/2012, 9:46 PM