“He really is Jewish” — Little Richard’s lifelong love affair with Judaism

Benjamin Ivry, The Forward, 05/10/2020

Little Richard, the rock and roll pioneer who died on May 9 at age 87, brought a galvanic charge to live performances of such songs as “Tutti Frutti,” “Heebie Jeebies” and “Lucille,” drawing sustained inspiration from what he considered to be a Jewish identity.

Frum Women of Color

Aliza Bracha Klien, Mishpacha, 04/22/2020

I don’t fit in a box — I never have. I don’t know any black Jew who does.

Black Jewish chef serves lessons with her meals

Kiya Edwards, KARE 11, 02/20/2020

Diversity, teachable moments, and, of course, food are on the menu for this Twin Cities chef.

Orthodox rapper Nissim Black reintroduces himself to the world

Emily Burack, The Jewish News of Northern California, 02/19/2020

Nissim Black knows that wherever he goes, he’s going to turn heads; his new single, “Mothaland Bounce,” sets the record straight.

Coming soon: A new leadership pipeline for Jews of color

Gabe Stutman, The Jewish News of Northern California, 02/03/2020

Project Shamash: Sparking the Leadership of East Bay Jews of Color, scheduled to begin later this year, will aim to propel more Jews of color into positions on Jewish boards.

Hues of Jews: Metro Detroit’s Jews of Color

Jennifer Lovey, The Jewish News, 02/02/2020

“I know why they’re looking,” he says. “They think it’s rare. Especially when they only go to services once or twice a year and they come back and see something totally different — a black person in the synagogue.

Racism Within the Jewish Community

Elisheva Rishon, Nashim Magazine, 02/01/2020

I will start my story by saying that what you are about to read is not an attempt to demonize an entire community.

This Rabbi and Rapper Want to Create a JCC for Jews of Color

Doug Chandler, The New York Jewish Week, 01/22/2020

Group raising money now ‘for a much larger project’ in Brooklyn; boost from meeting with UJA-Federation.

Nissim Black Weighs in on Black and Orthodox Jewish Tensions

Sarah Levin, Jew in the City, 01/20/2020

We need to push initiatives to try to bring more conversations to the table on how to bring peace between the two communities.