Chinese American Rabbi Discusses Upcoming New Year

Chinese American Rabbi Discusses Upcoming New Year

Rich Tenorio, Jewish Boston, 01/21/2020

Jacqueline Mates-Muchin, the first Chinese American rabbi in the U.S., is looking forward to celebrating the Chinese New Year on Jan. 25.

I’m no longer hesitant to say I’m ‘Chinese and Jewish’

I’m no longer hesitant to say I’m ‘Chinese and Jewish’

Gen Xia Ye Slosberg, The J., 11/22/2019

When people asked me about my ethnicity, I always used to say “Chinese and white.”

Farm Girl Molly Yeh Cooks Up Jewish and Chinese

Farm Girl Molly Yeh Cooks Up Jewish and Chinese

Gerri MIller, Jewish Journal, 09/04/2019

Molly Yeh is of Jewish and Chinese heritage, and she uses that unique culinary perspective to blend both influences in the innovative cuisine she prepares on her Food Network show “Girl Meets Farm.”

Jewish Lives in China

Jewish Lives in China

Shekhiynah Lar, 05/07/2019

Explore the development of the city of Harbin, China, once home to a flourishing Jewish community. With special focus on the period 1891 – 1950, historian Marleen Kassel will use pictures, family memories and historical documents to bring to life this unique chapter of history shaped by the interaction of Jews, Russians, Chinese and Japanese in this developing city in northeastern China. Her talk is presented in conjunction with the Museum’s new exhibition Harbin, China|Past/Present.

Becoming Jewish: The Half of It

Becoming Jewish: The Half of It

Genevieve Xia Ye Slosberg, The Daily Californian, 04/25/2019

The Jews of Color Collective, at UC Berkeley, created a space in which I could be acknowledged as Jewish and as a person of color at the same time.

The Rich History of Jewish Life in China

The Rich History of Jewish Life in China

Shanghai Jewish Museum, The Jerusalem Post, 10/22/2018

Diving into China's vast Jewish history

How a Chinese fruit became a Sukkot symbol

How a Chinese fruit became a Sukkot symbol

Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 09/18/2018

A Chinese fruit's journey to Israel.

Bruce Lee Was Jewish?

Bruce Lee Was Jewish?

Seth Rogovoy, The Forward, 06/05/2018

The new Bruce Lee biography, “Bruce Lee: A Life”, comes with a few surprising revelations.

The Phenomenon Of Jewish-Asian Marriages

The Phenomenon Of Jewish-Asian Marriages

Sheldon Kirshner Kirshner, The Times of Israel, 10/20/2016

The face of intermarriage in the United States has changed significantly since the Supreme Court, in the 1967 landmark Loving v. Virginia case, ruled that race-based legal restrictions on marriage are unconstitutional.