Article Archive

Interracial and Intercultural Relationships

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  • Lone Jew in Lithuanian Town Spends Life Preserving the Past

    By Adam B. Ellick

    Reprinted news article about the last remaining (intermarried!) Jew in the Lithuanian town of Plunge, and his dedication to memorializing the Jewish communities who perished in the Holocaust 

    Date: 07-20-2006
  • Lessons Learned from Israel's Jewish/Muslim/Christian "Peace Village"

    By Joseph Andrews

    Reprinted news article about Neve Shalom/Wahat-al-Salam", a half-Jewish, half-Arab Muslim village in Israel whose villagers are committed to teaching, learning, and living about and with each other.

    Date: 01-03-2007
  • A Conspicuous Family

    By Gina Hagler

    Personal narrative from a converted Jew who is raising adopted Korean children as Jews with her husband, and is looking for a synagogue that feels right.

    Date: 11-20-2006
  • A Jewish, Chinese and Gay Movie Explores Several Identities

    By Oliver B. Pollak

    Review of The Conrad Boys, a movie about--and written by, directed by and starring--the gay child of a Jewish father and a Chinese-American mother.

    Date: 10-18-2006
  • Interfaith Infertility Issues

    By Ellen S. Glazer

    Professional view and news article about different facets of Jewish adoption:  the biblical precedents for intertility, the post-Holocaust Jewish need to repopulate,  and the patrilineal descent issue for gay Jewish couples.

    Date: 11-05-2006
  • Seeking the Light: Child of Holocaust Survivors Reclaims Judaism

    By Hedi Molnar

    Personal narrative from the child of Holocaust survivors describing how she felt compelled to connect with and pass on Judaism once she had (adopted) children.

    Date: 08-02-2006
  • Israelis Re-examine Russian Aliyah

    By Jessica Steinberg

    Reprinted news story about Russian Aliya/Immigration to Israel, and what this means for Israeli demographics, given that many Russian Jews are from interfaith families or have no proof that their mother is Jewish, and therefore are not, halachical

    Date: 07-27-2006
  • Defining Jewish Moments

    By Steven Michalove

    Personal narrative about an intermarried man’s feelings as he attends his father’s funeral and how he finds comfort in Jewish ritual at these key transitional times

    Date: 07-18-2006
  • December Dilemma: Interfaith Couples Face Emotional Choices: Christmas, Hanukkah, or Both?

    By Robin Galiano Russell

    Reprinted news article about the Dallas Jewish community in particular, and the different ways couples face the December dilemma.

    Date: 08-08-2006
  • Obituary of Nell Carter, a Jew-by-Choice

    By Naomi Pfefferman

    Obituary of Nell Carter, an African-American Jew-by-choice and famous actress and performer.

    Date: 02-21-2007

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