Article Archive

Anti-Semitism and Interfaith Families

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  • Oasis: An Arab-Jewish Romance in the Negev Desert

    By Loolwa Khazzoom

    Personal narrative by an Jewish woman whose family is descended from Jews from Iraq describing the delights and dilemmas of dating a Bedouin Muslim man in Israel.

    Date: 01-02-2007
  • Does Half Count?

    By Adam Fein

    The personal narrative of a man who was raised with immense knowledge of the Holocaust, where much of his father’s family had perished, and faced much anti-Semitism, despite the fact that he was not truly a Jew.

    Date: 07-19-2007
  • European Jews Rally for Israel: Jews from across Europe Converge

    By Toby Axelrod

    Reprinted news article about a rally held outside a European Union meeting in Brussels to show solidarity with Israel and express concern for growing anti-Semitism in Europe.

    Date: 07-20-2006
  • Why Do People Hate Jews?

    By Gil Mann

    Reprinted opinion piece answering the question "Why are Jews always getting picked on"; author blames the "insecure tribal" nature of humankind, the history of anti-Semitism, and the peculiarity of Jewish mannerisms and values.

    Date: 07-26-2007
  • A Star of David in a Land of the Crescent

    By Miriam Emons

    Personal narrative by a Jewish woman whose family was living in the MIddle East, where she fell in love with a Muslim man, but realized that the pressure of being surrounded by his family and culture, with its differing societal expectations, would be

    Date: 01-03-2007
  • Bomb Detonated at Quebec Synagogue

    By Bram Eisenthal

    Reprinted news article about anti-Semitic violence--arson at synagogues and verbal abuse at businesses and on streets--throughout Canada.

    Date: 07-25-2006
  • Boycott The Passion of the Christ

    By Rabbi Shmuley Boteach

    Reprinted news and opinion article by a rabbi describing the anti-Semitic, ahistorical content of Mel Gibson’s The Passion of the Christ, and advocating a boycott of the film.

    Date: 07-31-2006
  • A Converstion with Eugene L. Pogany, author of In My Brother's Image: Twin Brothers Separated by Faith After the Holocaust

    By Judith Bolton-Fasman

    Profile of Eugene L. Pogany, author of In My Brother’s Image: Twin Brothers Separated by Faith After the Holocaust, about his family’s experience with conversion and the Holocaust..

    Date: 02-18-2007
  • Czech Jewish Official Brings Kerry News of His Holocaust Dead

    By Magnus Bennett

    Reprinted news article about John Kerry’s Czech ancestors who died in the Holocaust, with a note that "indifference to the Holocaust" is still a problem in Czech society today.

    Date: 07-20-2006
  • Palestinian "Resistance Poetry" Class Causes Academic Uproar at U.C. Berkeley

    By Joe Eskenazi

    Reprinted news article about a controversial Palestinian "Resistence Poetry" course taught at the University of California at Berkeley, and where school administrators do and should draw the line between "open discussion" and "ind

    Date: 11-30-2006

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