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.

A Journey to Judaism on Pointe

Chava Pearl Lansky, Tablet, 06/18/2019

Boysie Dikobe, a South African-born dancer with Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo, prepares for his conversion—when he’s not performing in drag

Israeli, Ethiopian and Gay

Team Be'chol Lashon, Jewish&, 05/26/2016

What does it mean to be young, Ethiopian, Israeli and gay?

Seamlessly Chinese and Jewish

Davi Yael-Cheng, Jewish&, 06/01/2015

I was merely expressing who I am through art, and how the many pieces of me — the Jew, the Chinese, the lesbian — come together and become one.

New Jews: Blessing or Nuisance

Erika Davis, Jewcy, 04/27/2011

Let’s just get something straight: I’m not a better Jew, I’m a newer Jew. Say it again: I’m a New Jew.

Why this Black, Queer, Trans Jew is Reimagning

Carol Kuruvilla, Huffington Post, 04/21/2016

“We’ve lost our ability to see the humanity in other people.”

LGBT Israelis from Ethiopia to visit U.S.

Staff reports, Washington Blade, 03/30/2016

Meet the First Transgender, Jewish Woman of Color to Join the White House Staff

Staff, Virtual Jerusalem, 08/19/2015

Raffi Freedman-Gurspan is the first transgender White House staffer. Another Jewish woman, Amanda Simpson, is the first transgender individual to hold a position in the U.S. executive branch

She's black, gay and soon you can call her 'rabbi'

Lauren Markoe, Religion News Service, 05/28/2015

"As the American Jewish community is becoming increasingly diverse through intermarriage, conversion and adoption, role models are a critical component of identity formation," said Diane Tobin, director of Be'chol Lashon.

Kreplach with Collard Greens

Laura Kumin, Jewish Food Experience, 02/08/2015

Black, Jewish and gay, Twitty is devoted to exploring the culinary history of his African and Afro-American roots, but equally interested in Jewish cooking.

From 'preacher's kid' to synagogue executive

Alix Wall, J Weekly, 12/31/2014

Questions not to ask the mixed-race daughter of two Jewish lesbians

Shoshana Devora, Gay Star News, 10/26/2014

Bay Area Jewish LGBT Mixer

Webmast, Jewish LGBT Network, 11/30/-0001