Microfilm as the most reliable way to store archives

Microfilm shelf life 500 years. Hard drives, 3-5 years.

https://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2018/07/microfilm-lasts-half-a-millennium/565643/

Is literacy a right?

A group of students from Detroit want to learn to read, they go to court for their right.

https://www.npr.org/2018/07/26/632566914/students-argue-literacy-is-a-right-in-lawsuit

Passover, once in Benghazi

From Jennifer Felicia Abadi’s Too Good to Passover
Libya by Vivienne Roumani-Denn

“During the Seder we all took turns reading passages from the haggadah… It was read sometimes in several languages, in Hebrew, first and foremost, as well as Judeo-Arabic because everybody …should understand it.”