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‘We made 100!’ Celebrating a century of Judaism in Uganda

Andrew Esensten, Times of Israel, 08/22/2019

The success of the Abayudaya community is a very Jewish story—they tried to kill us, we survived, let’s celebrate.

Embracing our Diverse Jewish Community

Mollie Berger, eJewish Philanthropy, 06/11/2019

How Jewish communities and organizations could become more supportive of their diversifying membership

Jews Of Color Have Been Consistently Undercounted By The American Jewish Establishment. Until Now.

Ari Feldman, The Forward, 05/30/2019

The report is “a reminder that counting Jews remains a complex and contentious issue, not only for Jews of color, but for all Jews," said Diane Tobin.

In grappling with race, Jewish schools rethink approach to Jews of color

Eric Berger, JTA, 05/09/2019

“The goal is to broaden our narrative, and broaden our vision and understanding.”

Being a Jew of Colour: Finding Acceptance and Inclusion

Alex Rose, The Canadian Jewish News, 04/24/2019

For Tobin, whose son is a young black man living in America, it’s also a very personal issue. “My privilege does not protect him,” she said.

Jews of color on what Martin Luther King Jr. Day means to them in 2019

Josefin Dolsten and Ben Sales, JTA, 01/17/2019

JTA asked Jews of color to share their thoughts on Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

Born in Ethiopia, S.F. student is now an Israeli citizen and a Jew

Maya Mirsky, J., 12/06/2018

Bezawit Abebe's story may not be typical, but it is one that touches many aspects of what it means to be a Jew in the modern global world.

Jewish. Biracial. Changing Perceptions.

UJA Federation Staff, UJA Federation New York, 11/30/2018

Four Questions for Lindsey Newman

Making space for teen Jews of color to explore their identities

Rob Gloster, J., 11/09/2018

"There are a lot of questions about identity through young adulthood, so that’s why this felt important."