Jews of color on what Martin Luther King Jr. Day means to them in 2019

Josefin Dolsten, Ben Sales, JTA, 01/17/2019

JTA asked Jews of color to share their thoughts on Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

First Ethiopian Jewry Research Hub Aims to Preserve Community’s Traditions

Melanie Lidman, Times of Israel, 01/08/2019

Led by popular Rabbi Dr. Sharon Shalom, the new institute seeks to move beyond ‘proving’ community’s ties to ancient Judaism.

LUCY AHARISH AND TZACHI HALEVY TALK INTERFAITH LOVE ON CNN

Amy Spiro, Jerusalem post, 12/18/2018

The newlyweds told Christiane Amanpour that they received a lot of backlash 'from both sides.'

Latino, Hispanic or Sephardic?

Sarah Aroeste, Jewish&, 12/13/2018

A Sephardi Jew explains some commonly confused terms.

A Black Orthodox Rabbi Explains How He Navigates Both Racism And Anti-Semitism

Jamie Feldman, Huffington Post, 12/06/2018

MaNishtana’s bio states that he is a writer, speaker, rabbi, playwright and author. It goes on to explain that he is also black, Jewish and Orthodox.

Born in Ethiopia, S.F. student is now an Israeli citizen and a Jew

Maya Mirsky, J., 12/06/2018

Bezawit Abebe's story may not be typical, but it is one that touches many aspects of what it means to be a Jew in the modern global world.

Why this Mixed-Race Jew Loves Hanukkah

Marra Gad, Jewish&, 11/26/2018

How the ancient Hanukkah story inspires a modern thinking about race and authenticity.

When the Mikvah Water Touches Your Black Hair

Shekhiynah Larks, Jewish&, 11/14/2018

A conversion brings wholeness to body, mind and spirit.

Making space for teen Jews of color to explore their identities

Rob Gloster, J., 11/09/2018

"There are a lot of questions about identity through young adulthood, so that’s why this felt important."