“This [discrimination] is in my generation’s lifetime. This is not ancient history. There was an injustice done,” “So, the whole question is, what are you going to do about it?”
Despite the fact that it’s a celebration, I have bittersweet feelings about Juneteenth.
Born into a family with German-Jewish and Jamaican roots, Simone Weichselbaum was selected for her piercing, respectful, accurate and often entertaining reporting of the multicultural borough, in particular its Orthodox Jews and Jews of color.
A new music video, "This is Unity" by Black Orthodox Jewish hip-hop artist Y-Love, highlighted the Be'chol Lashon International Think Tank May 13-16.
The purpose of the Be'chol Lashon Media Awards is to give recognition to journalists and others covering the wide diversity of Jewish identity.
What could be funnier than a black man marrying a white woman? Before you say "Loving v. Virginia," hold on, there's more: Make that a white Jewish woman. Isn't that a stitch?