On the eve of the New Year, here are a few sermon ideas to make your community more cohesive and inclusive, not less.
After seeing a #BlackLivesMatter protest, Carmel Tanaka wonders why she never saw herself as a Jew of color, and what might the movement mean for Canada?
Jewschool interviews Ladino singer-songwriter about her new children's album and her quest to save Ladino.
"We are asking the Jewish community to show up for their Jews of Color brothers and sisters in this moment...We need your voices. We need your help. We need your love."
Erika Davis pens a useful guide for journalists on how NOT to exoticize Jews of color: listen, don't assume, and do good research.
We Jews of color each have our complexities to mull over, but we need to recognize that we have been given a gift.
Sephardi and Mizrahi Jews play a vital role in ending systems of racism, white supremacy, and cultural dominance that keep us apart.
Jews of color should oppose "diversity" in synagogues and Jewish spaces, writes Mark Tseng Putterman, unless they are explicitly anti-racist.
Tonight at the JCC in Manhattan, the Jewish Multiracial Network will co sponsor a panel called Mixed Multitudes: Race and Ethnicity in the Jewish Community in which panelists Erika Davis, Yitz “Y-Love” Jordan, Eric Greene, Tamara Fish, and Deborah Vishnevsky will discuss their experiences being a Jew of…
Erika Davis is the Chief of Staff at Hazon. She also works as a freelance writer for The Sisterhood, Jewcy, Kveller and others while maintaining her personal blog Black, Gay and Jewish. Erika likes Syrian Jewish cooking and is convinced she makes the best…