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  • Won't You Be My Neighbor?

    By Suzanne Koven

    Review of Voisins Voisines, a film about a group of neighbors in a Paris apartment building who keep their distance from each other, including a Jewish-Muslim couple.

    Date: 07-16-2007
  • Shmoozin' with… Nathalia Ramos

    By Gerri Miller

    Profile of Natalhia Ramos, one of the stars of Bratz, a musical comedy based on the popular dolls.

    Date: 12-05-2007
  • Emerging Canadian Star is a Happy "Half-Breed"

    By Andy Levy-Ajzenkopf

    Profile of Tamara Podemski, an Ojibwa-Israeli singer, dancer and actor.

    Date: 07-05-2007
  • Pearls' Ordeal Makes for a White-Knuckle Docudrama

    By Michael Fox

    Review of A Mighty Heart, Mariane Pearl’s memoir of her search for the truth about her husband Daniel Pearl’s death.

    Date: 06-15-2007
  • The Wrong Lessons

    By Alina Adams

    An essay on how children's movies that purportedly teach positive lessons about intercultural relationships actually reinforce the status quo.

    Date: 08-01-2012
  • Book Reveals Secrets from the Patriarchs of Punk: CBGBs Was Really Heebie Jeebies

    By Marc Ballon

    Review of The Heebie-Jeebies at CBGB’s: A Secret History of Jewish Punk, about the Jews who made punk music what it was.

    Date: 03-12-2007
  • The Jews Who Wrote Christmas Songs (2010)

    By Nate Bloom

    It's beginning to sound a lot like Christmas. And many of the season's biggest/most annoying hits were written by Jewish songwriters.

    Date: 12-21-2010
  • Battle of the Dolls

    By Lisa Keys

    News article about Bratz, the multiethnic, sexed-up anti-Barbie doll that was created by an Iranian Jewish immigrant and features a half-Jewish character.

    Date: 08-13-2007
  • Three Stars for The Ten

    By Bill Wine

    Review of The Ten, an absurd comedy about the Ten Commandments.

    Date: 08-13-2007
  • What's Hebrew for Intermarriage Is Part of Israel, Too?

    By Laurie Heifetz

    An interview with Elinor Kowarksy, filmmaker-producer of Ha-Ulpan, a documentary about non-Jewish partners of Israelis in a Hebrew class in Tel Aviv.

    Date: 03-07-2008

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