The internet is rushing to condemn Rachel Dolezal in no uncertain terms. But Alina Adams, whose son is black and Jewish, knows that racial identity is much more complicated.
Remember all the hullabaloo over ‘The Death of Klinghoffer’? Now, the Israeli-Arab play ‘A Parallel Time’ is generating a similar controversy. Can the Haifa production learn anything from the American one?
How do you represent Yiddish in a flag? Popular language learning site Duolingo has come up with an answer, but Sebastian Shulman says it’s an offense to the language.
The Rachel Dolezal story has touched a historic nerve for Jews, Allison Kaplan Sommer writes. We’ve sometimes passed as black — and there have been fake ‘wannabe Jews,’ too.
Madison Margolin got a lot out of Birthright — but not a single tip on how to answer the schoolmates who grilled her on her choice ‘to support racist nationalism.’