Microfilm as the most reliable way to store archives

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


Is literacy a right?

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


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.”