I usually am not in favor of Nazi analogies because such comparisons downplay the horrors of the era, but so many events over the last years seemed to echo the past.
Jewish stories deserve to be taken seriously by social advocacy movements, and we deserve to live in peace.
For my daughter, supporting Black lives and celebrating Hanukkah is part and parcel of the same thing; one does not happen without the other.
"I’ve been in community service my whole...this city was good to me and my family.”
If selected, he would be the agency’s first Black director — and the third Jewish one.
We joke about the two communities matching, but the root implications about both groups are deeply problematic.
When Eli Steele, who is deaf in addition to being Black and Jewish, wanted to become a filmmaker, he was joining a long line of people who refused to accept what society told them about themselves.
“I am deeply two-sided,” Kravitz said in his memoir, according to the New York Times. “Black and white. Jewish and Christian. Manhattanite and Brooklynite.”
We have to make it clear and make it a priority to celebrate all of the identities that exist within the Jewish community as well as recognize when parts of our community are in pain