Alpha Blondy Says 'Thank You, Israel'

Armin Rosen, Tablet, 05/09/2019

On tour in Holland, the reggae great talks about climbing Masada, seeing Mecca and 'the magic that music brings to the people'

EyeSeeMe bookstore teaches children the value of African-American history

Tanisha Sykes, USA Today, 04/10/2019

"We have to feed our children positive images and tell the stories of our past because the nation would not be what it is today without those ancestors."

The first African-American female mayor in Chicago history will be Lori Lightfoot

Madeline Holcombe and Ray Sanchez, CNN, 04/03/2019

The next mayor will face issues like crime and police-community relations.

If we are really going to tackle Jewish poverty, here are the questions we need to ask.

Jane Eisner, The Forward, 03/24/2019

If the American Jewish community seriously confronted the persistence of Jewish poverty, it could look like this

Will You See Blackface At Your Purim Party — Even After Another National Debate?

Ari Feldman, Forward, 03/19/2019

Somehow, a teenager wearing blackface got into the Purim party.

The Evolving Role of Race in Children’s Lit, From ‘Harry Potter’ to ‘The Hate U Give’

Emily Tate, EdSurge, 03/05/2019

By age 22, I had not read a popular fantasy with a character that looked like me. There wasn't the sea of materials that there were for my white friends.

TIFF Review: Formerly Banned ‘Rafiki’ Is A Fully Black, Beautiful, Lesbian Love Story

Joi Childs, Shadow and Act, 09/21/2018

While the community may question the seriousness of the love between these two women, we as the audience get a personal, intimate view of how real and complex their relationship truly is

They came for the World Cup and stayed for Shabbat

Dovid Margolin, SunSentinel, 06/28/2018

Soccer fans enjoy a kosher meal at the Chabad Jewish community center in Samara, Russia.

How Meghan Markle Made Sure Her Blackness Was Represented At The Royal Wedding

Paula Rogo, Essence, 05/19/2018

All eyes were on Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s royal wedding on Saturday.