A Love Letter to My Black Jewish Mom

Aviva Davis, Heyalma, 07/29/2020

My mom is a Jew by choice, and it is because of her that I grew up a strong, proud, Jewish woman of color.

Rabbi Sandra Lawson on how not to treat Jews of color

Yonat Shirmon, Religion News Service, 06/25/2020

Asking someone about their Jewish story when you meet them is almost asking them what kind of underwear they’re wearing.

My Grandpa Was Killed for Being a Jew in Ethiopia – Now I Fight for Black Lives in Israel

Ashager Araro, Jewish Journal, 06/25/2020

Being Black and Jewish, I was always very aware of anti-Semitism and racism.

My Jewish Experience: Creating Allies in the Fight Against Anti-Black Racism

Akilah Allen-Silverstein, Canadian Jewish Record, 06/25/2020

While I realize there isn’t an overwhelming number of people who look like me within the tight-knit Jewish community, we exist and we’re not going away.

‘Juneteenth this year is a whole new ballgame’ — 9 Black Jews on the holiday of liberation'

Forward Staff, Forward, 06/18/2020

Juneteenth celebrates one of the most important events in American history: the end of slavery. June 19, 1865, was Galveston, Texas, finally freed its enslaved people — the last place in the United States to do so.

7 Ways Jewish-Latinx people can fight anti-Black racism today

Analucía Lopezrevoredo, Forward, 06/17/2020

After the social media campaigns end, how do we, as Jewish-Latino/xs, keep the momentum going to create systemic change against racism and anti-Black violence? The first place we need to start is within our own community.

I’m a black rabbi. I’ve never been in a Jewish space where I wasn’t questioned.

Sandra Lawson, Forward, 06/12/2020

I regularly find myself confronted by Jews who benefit from white privilege and to whom I have to explain my existence.

For Jews of color, protests are reminders of pain — even within Jewish community

Gabriel Greschler, The J., 06/11/2020

This is one of those times where we need to take the same stance that we take on anti-Semitism and say, ‘This is enough.’ This racism, this anti-black racism, is impacting our community.

Why You Need to Care About Black Lives Matter

Aviva Davis, Jewish&, 06/02/2020

A young Jew of color speaks to white Jews.

'Ghetto,' by Mitchell Duneier

KHALIL MUHAMMAD, The New York Times, 04/12/2016

Black Jews You Should Know, Part 4

MaNishtana, Tablet, 02/29/2016

Black Jews You Should Know, Part 3

MaNishtana, T, 02/19/2016

'Little White Lie' playing in Summit Feb. 19

Peter Fiorilla, Union News Daily, 02/18/2016

His Paula Deen takedown went viral. But this food scholar isn't done yet.

Michaele Weissman, Washington Post, 02/16/2016

Twitty’s embrace of all the various parts of himself — African, African American, European, black, white, gay, Jewish — sometimes raises hackles, as does his habit of speaking his mind.

Black rapper who found spiritual home in Orthodoxy on the move to Israel

Cathryn Prince, The Times of Israel, 02/15/2016