My Black son is a baby, but he won’t always be

My Black son is a baby, but he won’t always be

AK Neer, Jewish&, 04/22/2021

Being Black in America is its own journey within the journey of just being human, and living, and discovering who you really are on a soul level. Then there’s being Black and Jewish.

Meet Marcella Campbell, 1st Jew of color to head diversity group Be’chol Lashon

Meet Marcella Campbell, 1st Jew of color to head diversity group Be’chol Lashon

Gabe Friedman, Times of Israel, 01/20/2021

For decades the US organization worked to shatter Ashkenormative stereotypes and pioneered programming by and for non-white Jews. It’s now seeing its first Black executive director.

9th Annual Schomburg Center Black Comic Book Festival

9th Annual Schomburg Center Black Comic Book Festival

Shekhiynah Lar, 01/13/2021

Each year, the Schomburg Center’s Black Comic Book Festival brings creators, illustrators, writers, and independent publishers together with thousands of collectors, blerds, and nerds for two days of programming and activities. The highly-anticipated community event includes interactive panel discussions, a vendor marketplace featuring exclusive titles by Black creators, a cosplay show, and more.

Being a Black Jewish Woman in America on January 6

Being a Black Jewish Woman in America on January 6

Tova Ricardo, Jewish Journal, 01/11/2021

Jewish stories deserve to be taken seriously by social advocacy movements, and we deserve to live in peace.

My Kids Are Black and Jewish. To Them, These Identities Are Inseparable.

My Kids Are Black and Jewish. To Them, These Identities Are Inseparable.

Jessica Keith, Kveller, 01/08/2021

For my daughter, supporting Black lives and celebrating Hanukkah is part and parcel of the same thing; one does not happen without the other.

Daveed Diggs, Jonathan Snipes Talk New Holiday Song, ‘Puppy For Hanukkah’

Daveed Diggs, Jonathan Snipes Talk New Holiday Song, 'Puppy For Hanukkah'

Michale Martin, All Things Considered - NPR, 12/13/2020

David Diggs discusses new single 'Hanukkah Puppy'.

Darrell Blocker, who could lead Biden’s CIA, is a Black Jew known as a ‘spy whisperer’

Darrell Blocker, who could lead Biden’s CIA, is a Black Jew known as a ‘spy whisperer’

Ron Kampeas /JTA, Jerusalem Post, 12/10/2020

If selected, he would be the agency’s first Black director — and the third Jewish one.

Hasidic rapper Nissim Black opens up about his creative process, spirituality and COVID recovery

Hasidic rapper Nissim Black opens up about his creative process, spirituality and COVID recovery

Laura E. Adkins, JTA, 12/10/2020

Nissim Black is passionately, assuredly, confidently in love with God.

Black Jewish novelist Walter Mosley honored with National Book Foundation’s lifetime achievement award

Black Jewish novelist Walter Mosley honored with National Book Foundation’s lifetime achievement award

Emily Burack, JTA, 11/19/2020

The Black Jewish novelist received one of the National Book Foundation’s highest honors on Wednesday night: the Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters.