Friends of Be'chol Lason Rabbi Sandra Lawson, rabbinical student Kendell Pinckney, and Shekhiynah Larks on being caught in the middle of two crucial American conversations: the fight against racism and the fight against anti-Semitism.
We hope our son and daughter will find a synagogue where they can be their authentic Black and Jewish selves.
Here’s the thing: Racism, specifically anti-Black racism, and anti-Semitism in America are linked.
The Hollywood Reporter columnist calls out the hateful outbursts against Jews by Ice Cube, DeSean Jackson and others and explains how the muted response "perpetuates racism" and contributes to an overall "Apatholypse."
New evidence shows that Julio Palencia was likely influenced by his Greek spouse, Zoe Dragoumis, to issue last-minute passports, pull 150 off trains – and adopt two Jewish children.
Whenever we talk about my grandmother in my family, someone always says, “A stranger will not understand this.”
New York City’s latest tactic to combat anti-Semitism: An ad campaign featuring diverse Jewish New Yorkers
New York City is hoping that a new ad campaign will make Jewish New Yorkers feel comfortable despite a recent spate of anti-Semitic attacks.
Although nowhere in Jewish texts and tradition was it ever suggested people with fair skin are superior, Jewish society is not immune to the disease of colorism.
When we fight for a fairer and more just America, and we fight for it as proud Jews, we all win.
Some of the last remaining Jews in war-torn Yemen have been brought to Israel in a secret mission. The Jewish Agency, which is responsible for Jewish immigration to Israel, said 19 people had arrived in recent days, among them a rabbi carrying a 500-year-old Torah scroll.
I am a Norwegian-American Jew. I have had the privilege of traveling to Norway multiple times every year with my family. Through my experiences, I have acquired an undying love for Norway, its vibrant culture, its rich history and its remarkable people. I also care deeply about my Judaism.
Collision of racial justice, Israel, free speech issues putting Jewish students in bind. "The Israel question has morphed into an issue about race and identity rather than a conversation about policy," said Weinberg. director of research at Be'chol Lashon.
Rototom Sunsplash festival initially disinvited reggae singer following pressure from BDS movement, but backtracked following international outrage.
Noah Trevor, the new host of 'The Daily Show', is a globally successfully comedian whose repertoire includes riffs on race and ethnicity. What some people may not know is that Noah is multiracial: his father is Swiss, and his South African mother is biracial — Xhosa and Jewish.
Paris, my city, is under attack. All of France is shocked and shattered. Like all French citizens, my particular community – the Jewish community – is reeling from the news.