Review of What Makes Someone a Jew?, Lauren Seidman?s children?s book celebrating the diversity of the Jewish population.
A white Jewish woman discusses the ways that she and her African-American Christian husband have negotiated differences to form a close family.
Does the huge conversation about Rachel Dolezal, who resigned as president of the Spokane, WA, chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People after it was revealed that she identified as African-American while her parents are White, have any relevance to efforts to engage interfaith families in Jewish life and community? I’m […]
Feature about Carolivia Herron, who grew up black, became Jewish and wrote Nappy Hair.
Profile of Jacqueline Giles, an African-American mathematics professor who found out as an adult that she has Jewish ancestry.
Personal narrative from a woman whose Jewish mother and black father were united by civil rights and who began exploring her heritage in college.
Feature on Justin Warfield, lead singer of She Wants Revenge, who’s got nothing but gratitude for his Russian-Romanian-Jewish-Southern-African-American upbringing.
Personal narrative from a black Jewish woman who isn’t a misfit and has experienced little racism or anti-Semitism.
Profile of Tom Rosenberg, producer of the film The Human Stain based on the novel by Philip Roth, as well as a discussion of the adaptation itself and Roth?s legacy.
Profile of Aubrey Graham, one of the actors in “Degrassi: The Next Generation,” a popular TV show about a group of kids in high school.