Alpha Blondy Says ‘Thank You, Israel’

Alpha Blondy Says 'Thank You, Israel'

Armin Rosen, Tablet, 05/09/2019

On tour in Holland, the reggae great talks about climbing Masada, seeing Mecca and 'the magic that music brings to the people'

Multi-faith Ramadan peace dinner held in Israel

Multi-faith Ramadan peace dinner held in Israel

Shekhiynah Lar, 10/10/2018

Abrahamic Reunion group promotes love, peace, communication, cooperation and dialogue among the people of the Holy Land.

S.F. Jewish Filipina heads to prestigious Wexner program

S.F. Jewish Filipina heads to prestigious Wexner program

Maya Mirsky, The Jewish News of Northern California, 07/13/2018

S.F. Jewish Filipina woman, who converted to Judaism, heads to the prestigious Wexner program.

A Laotian Recipe To Fortify Us for the Yom Kippur Fast

A Laotian Recipe To Fortify Us for the Yom Kippur Fast

Souksavat Soukhaseum, Jewish&, 09/25/2017

For this Laotian Jew, a rice recipe from his Buddhist childhood sustains him through Yom Kippur.

Living in many worlds

Living in many worlds

Joanne Palmer, New Jersey Jewish Standard, 09/25/2017

Indian, Jew, Yiddish-speaker, Tamil-speaker, linguist, professor – Meylekh Viswanath of Teaneck is, does, and thinks about it all.

For Jews and Muslims of Morocco, a Supportive Relationship Built on a Complex History

For Jews and Muslims of Morocco, a Supportive Relationship Built on a Complex History

Yardena Schwartz, NBC News, 07/15/2017

To an outsider, nothing seemed normal about this night, as Muslims were welcomed by the Jewish community to celebrate Ramadan at their synagogue, the members of the two faiths meeting in stark contrast when set against the religious conflicts that plague the region.

‘We’re Headed Toward One of the Greatest Divisions in the History of the Jewish People’

‘We’re Headed Toward One of the Greatest Divisions in the History of the Jewish People’

Emma Green, The Atlantic, 06/16/2017

A small, vocal group of Conservative rabbis is pushing the movement to accept marriages between Jews and non-Jews. The fight is really about the future of the religion.

Youth Poet-Laureate Embraces Creole and Jewish Heritage

Youth Poet-Laureate Embraces Creole and Jewish Heritage

Tova Ricardo, Jewish&, 05/03/2017

Poetry is power for Jewish biracial teen activist.

The Making of A Modern Kosher Baker

The Making of A Modern Kosher Baker

Rabbi Ruth Abusch-Magder, Jewish&, 01/03/2017

An African-American woman converts to Judaism and opens the only kosher bakery in town.