Article Archive

Anti-Semitism and Interfaith Families

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  • Accusations of Anti-Semitism Roil Germany's Literary, Political World

    By Toby Axelrod

    Reprinted news article about the controversy over a famous and (many think) anti-Semitic German author, Martin Walser, and his new book, Death of a Critic.

    Date: 07-25-2006
  • How Jewish Are We?

    By Rabbi Stephen S. Pearce

    A news article that looks into varying levels of "Jewishness" in today’s Jewish population, as well as the decrease in the community’s size.

    Date: 06-07-2007
  • Despite Rally, Israel's Friends Face an Uphill Battle in Europe

    By Toby Axelrod

    Reprinted news article describing anti-Semitism and anti-Zionism triggered by an Israel rally in Brussels.

    Date: 07-20-2006
  • NPR Host Scott Simon: Riding on Airwaves

    By Jeff Rubin

    Profile of a National Public Radio host Scott Simon, who adopted an Asian girl and whose mother was Catholic and father was Jewish.

    Date: 11-30-2006
  • Confronting Anti-Semitism: If I Don't Respond, Who Will?

    By Paula C. Yablonsky

    Personal narrative from an intermarried woman describing her journey toward being more--and possibly overly--sensitive about anti-Semitic remarks she hears, and her efforts to educate about the dangers of anti-Semitism.

    Date: 07-19-2006
  • Seeds

    By Reika Dutta

    Personal narrative from an Indian woman whose sister is married to a Jewish man about the subtle ways racism and anti-Semitism can seep into families’ attitudes toward their in-laws.

    Date: 01-02-2007
  • "Who Knows What Easter Means?

    By Charlotte Honigman-Smith

    Personal narrative by a grown child of interfaith parents describing her thoughts and feelings about Easter as she’s grown--at first she thought it was only about eggs and bunnies, often she thinks it’s about the anti-Semitism in Europe, and a

    Date: 08-10-2006
  • My Breakfast with Paul Wellstone

    By Mordecai Specktor

    Profile of Paul Wellstone, the Jewish Minnesota senator who perished along with his interfaith family in a plane crash.

    Date: 02-20-2007
  • The Identity Dance: Actress Michelle St. John Used Personal Experiences as a Jewish Indian for Her Latest Role

    By Melissa Minkin

    Article about Sherman Alexie’s film about a gay Indian poet who falls in love with a Jewish woman, The Business of Fancydancing.  The film features actress/singer Michelle St. John who is of Jewish and Christian Indian descent.

    Date: 02-21-2007
  • Translating Between Two Worlds: An Interview with Rebecca Walker

    By Judith Bolton-Fasman

    Profile of Rebecca Walker, daughter or Alice Walker and Mel Leventhal, and author of her new memoir Black White and Jewish: Autobiography of a Shifting Self.

    Date: 02-22-2007

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