Naomi Zeveloff


‘Righteous’ Medal Returned, But Drama of Saved Family Continues

By Naomi Zeveloff

‘Righteous’ Medal Returned, But Drama of Saved Family Continues
Protesting the Gaza war, Dutchman Henk Zanoli returned his Righteous Gentile medal to Israel, where the boy he saved still has family. How do they feel about Zanoli’s decision?Read More


13 Years Later, Jewish Children of 9/11 Come of Age

By Naomi Zeveloff

13 Years Later, Jewish Children of 9/11 Come of Age
The new 9/11 museum honors those who died in the attacks. As the children of the fallen come of age, families must decide how to mark their b’nai mitzvah without one parent.Read More


Cooking the Book: 'Olives, Lemons and Za’atar'

By Naomi Zeveloff

Cooking the Book: 'Olives, Lemons and Za’atar'
Three years ago, I spent a month living in Ramallah while reporting a story on the Palestinian economy. Yet somehow, save for trips to the corner falafel joint in between frenzied interviews, I managed to barely sample Palestinian food.Read More


So Long, Schmekel

By Naomi Zeveloff

So Long, Schmekel
Schmekel was Brooklyn’s trans Jewish band. The group’s lyrics probed queer and trans identity to a klezmer/punk beat. In February, after three years of musical irreverence the group disbanded.Read More






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