Author: Amy Stone


Hundreds of men, women and children turned out for the Day of Jewish Action for Refugees called by HIAS this past Sunday (Feb. 12). The rally was one of some dozen across the country.

Ruth Gruber – Unstoppable to 105

She did help bend the arc of history with her camera, her words, and her passion for justice – most dramatically, by involving herself in Jewish rescue.

Shiva for Film Force Ronit Elkabetz

“When she was being treated for cancer at Ichilov Hospital in Tel Aviv, she insisted on being moved to another hospital, not wanting to die where she had given birth.”