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Interracial and Intercultural Relationships

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  • Speaking as a (Non-)Jewish Parent

    By Debbie Burton

    At her daughter's bat mitzvah, she felt silenced by her congregation's prohibition against non-Jews speaking during services.

    Date: 05-05-2010
  • Half-Jewish: Starting a Wholesome Conversation

    By Benjamin Greene

    Why do adult children of interfaith families use the term "half-Jewish" about themselves?

    Date: 07-19-2010
  • Our Jewish-Bahá'i Interfaith Marriage

    By Davida Steinberg

    The Bahá'i Faith is very different from Judaism, and that very newness and openness has made my interfaith journey with my husband unique and possible.

    Date: 05-24-2010
  • The Journey to Judaism Can Be Lonely

    By Dawn C. Kepler

    Advice from an outreach professional on The Lonely Journey of a Puerto Rican Jew, by Franklin Velazquez.

    Date: 06-18-2007
  • 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
  • How Twenty-Somethings Mate Now

    By Rabbi Susan Schnur

    Three rabbi's daughters with non-Jewish partners discuss how they combine Jewish religious practice and cultural identity with interfaith dating.

    Date: 05-27-2010
  • 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
  • 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
  • Jews of African, Asian and Latino Descent Meet in San Francisco

    By Sue Fishkoff

    Be'chol Lashon, a conference for Jews of color and from around the world, featured discussions of conversion and inclusion in the Jewish community.

    Date: 05-15-2008
  • The Bottom Line

    By Lula Jones

    Religion and culture wouldn't stand in the way of our love--even when we were arguing about how to name our baby.

    Date: 07-29-2008

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