Mexican-Jewish artist Aliza Nisenbaum on her colorful portraits of ‘the other’ in society

Mexican-Jewish artist Aliza Nisenbaum on her colorful portraits of ‘the other’ in society

Alan Grabinsky, JTA, 11/04/2019

Mexican-Jewish artist Aliza Nisenbaum sees a failure to communicate in the modern world — and her work as a way to counteract the dilemma.

Armenian, Russian, Mexican and…Jewish

Armenian, Russian, Mexican and…Jewish

Lila Sanchez, Jewish&, 10/24/2019

Growing into my Jewish multicultural heritage and future.

A new book takes readers on a journey through Jewish Latin America

A new book takes readers on a journey through Jewish Latin America

Alan Grabinsky, JTA, 10/24/2019

In his latest book, “The Seventh Heaven,” published earlier this month, the Mexico-born Stavans shares a travelogue of a trip through Jewish Latin America, a topic on which he has emerged as a leading expert in recent decades.

Mexican Director’s Jewish Theme

Mexican Director's Jewish Theme

George Medovoy, The Jerusalem Post, 03/27/2019

Isaac Cherem, the young Mexican film director, believes that his coming-of-age film Leona might cause a “tsunami” in Mexico’s Syrian-Jewish community.

New Jewish Documentation Center, Containing 100 Years of Jewish Life in Mexico City, Opens This Week

New Jewish Documentation Center, Containing 100 Years of Jewish Life in Mexico City, Opens This Week

Alan Grabinsky, Tablet, 01/07/2019

The paper legacies of separate immigrant communities return under one roof after earthquake-induced exile

Mexico City’s Jewish mayor wants to be identified by her policies, not her ethnicity

Mexico City’s Jewish mayor wants to be identified by her policies, not her ethnicity

Alan Grabinsky, JTA, 12/06/2018

Mexico City Mayor, Claudia Sheinbaum, breaks silence on religion claims.

Matzo Balls and Chiles? It’s Rosh Hashana With the Flavors of Mexico

Matzo Balls and Chiles? It’s Rosh Hashana With the Flavors of Mexico

Priya Krishna, The New York Times, 09/04/2018

The chef Fany Gerson’s holiday feast is born of her Jewish heritage and Mexico City upbringing.

Could Alma Hernandez Become The First Mexican-American Jewish Lawmaker?

Could Alma Hernandez Become The First Mexican-American Jewish Lawmaker?

Ben Sales, Forward, 06/22/2018

A young Mexican-Amerian Jew with hopes to help immigrants find their home in America.

A Latin Twist on Hanukkah Latkes

A Latin Twist on Hanukkah Latkes

Julia Hernandez Nierenberg, Jewish&, 12/06/2017

A Hanukkah latke recipe inspired by Mexican and Jewish family traditions.