By Hillel Halkin
Reprinted opinon piece about two bible stories that provide alternative views of assimilation and accepting converts: the tolerant, welcoming attitude of the story of Ruth, and the xenophobic, defensive attitude of the story of Ezra.
By Dina Kraft
Reprinted news article about the Festival of Festivals, an interfiath, intercultural festival that Arabs, Jews, and Christians collaborate to organize in Haifa, Israel each winter.
By Mina Silberberg
Opinion piece by a Caucasion Jewish woman who is married to a Christian African-American man describing her desire to be welcomed and appreciated by the Jewish community, but also her understanding of those critical of intermarriage
By Abigail Radoszkowicz
Reprinted news article about the increasing popularity of liberal (Reform and Conservative) Jewish conversions and synagogues among Russian Jews in Israel.
By Dan Pine
Profile of Rain Pryor, the daughter of Richard Pryor and his Jewish wife, and her new musical theater show, "Fried Chicken and Latkes."
By Nadine Soo-Hoo Levy
The personal narrative of a Chinese-American woman about her marriage to a Jewish man and how their successful marriage has lasted forty years.
By Aliza Hausman
Though she learned a lot for her conversion, Aliza sometimes feels like she doesn't know as much as other Jews--kind of like all of us.
By Karen Kushner
An informative article discussing how it is necessary for the Jewish community to welcome Jews of color and interfaith families, since such people make up a significant portion of the Jewish population.
By Roberto Loiederman
News story about an old school synagogue in Los Angeles that’s been infused with new Latino blood.
By Heather Subba
Personal narrative from a Jewish woman reflecting on her Jewish past and her interfaith future with her Nepalese Hindu husband.