Jewish& Blog

Jewish& is a blog by Be’chol Lashon that gives voice to the racial, ethnic and cultural diversity of Jewish identity and experience.

More than Superman: Jewish and Latinx Comics

Julian Voloj, Jewish&, 10/09/2018

New art exhibit brings Jewish and Latinx comic creators together

A Multicultural Children’s Book List for Modern Families

Rabbi Tziona Szajman, Jewish&, 10/04/2018

A mom's list of children's books that are favorites in her multicultural Jewish family.

Dancing with the Torah, Bhangra-style

Team Be'chol Lashon, Jewish&, 09/26/2018

New video from Sarah Aroeste celebrates Sephardic & Indian Simchat Torah traditions.

Reading Torah in Korea With A Chopstick

Ruth Abusch-Magder, Jewish&, 09/13/2018

Judaism takes on familiar and new forms on the Korean peninsula

Indonesian Culinary and Cultural Inspiration for Rosh Hashana

Ruth Abusch-Magder, Jewish&, 08/29/2018

A childhood in Java inspires home cook to feed Jewish community in Singapore

Why Diversity Matters to the Next Generation of Jews

Andy Cheng, Jewish&, 08/01/2018

What an Asian-American Jew learned about his own assumptions

Weaving Together An Authentic Indian Jewish Life

Rachel Beck, Jewish&, 07/19/2018

An Indian orphan finds a home in a Jewish family and community

White and Ashkenazi with a Dominican Twist

AJ Sidransky, Jewish&, 07/11/2018

A writer's Dominican and Hungarian connections shape the way he thinks and writes about being Jewish.

Three Things the Jewish Community Can Do Better, According to a Mixed-Race Jewish Professional

Ruth Abusch-Magder, Jewish&, 05/23/2018

Tema Smith’s own experiences as a mixed race person shape her vision as a Jewish professional.