• what is your community about?

    This time around we have a different episode! talking to a close friend, a Jewish Israeli Zionist, in the realty of the latest Hamas-Israeli escalations. what is being Jewish is all about? what makes you Israeli? what is Zionism? this episode I host Ilan Ejzykowicz, Zionist Israeli Brazilian tour guide telling his story, we talk about being a new immigrant in the state of Israel and more.  

    45m | May 28, 2021
  • Support your own community

    Usumain Baraka is a refugee living in Israel since he fled as a child from the genocide in Darfur. Baraka Co-Founded and led as CEO of the African Students Organization in Israel. Today Usumain holds a Master's Degree in Public Policy from the IDC Herzliya, is an activist for refugee rights and a representative of the asylum-seeking community in Israel. Listen over this episode to learn how his and his community's struggles led Baraka to create an NGO for higher education for the community.

    41m | May 7, 2021
  • Build your own community

    In this episode Lyra is hosting Paola Ruiloba- Co-founder, Business owner and Community leader of JSG- Jerusalem skater girls. A community for Skateboarding Women in Jerusalem and Israel, Empowering women in sports, providing personal development tools for girls and fighting for equal opportunity.

    29m | Apr 28, 2021
  • Do you wanna be my friend?

    How do you make new friends in your mid 20's in a foreign country ?

    Lyra Sennes a Brazilian born, Israeli Jewish girl that move in January 2020 to NYC and found out that making friends in your mid 20's is not easy, then the covid-19 pandemic hit the city.

    22m | Apr 19, 2021
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