About the Author

Rebecca Shore

Rebecca Shore is the creative director at Jerusalem U and makes her directorial debut with "Mekonen: The Journey of an African Jew."

Mekonen: A Modern Jewish Hero

Mekonen, an Ethiopian Jew, reminds us that Jewish values and Israel are worth fighting for, no matter the sacrifice.

Back to School

Turning over those fresh new notebook pages can inspire more than just good grades.

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