RIO DE JANEIRO — A 13-year-old Jewish girl who cooked pork during a primetime reality show on Mexican TV said “my grandfather is going to kill me.” Batia Bresca was clearly uncomfortable cooking non-kosher food during the premiere of the Mexican edition of “MasterChef Junior 2017” last week and invoked Jewish law when a referee asked…
JERUSALEM (JTA) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said he would “explain and clarify” a tweet seen as supporting President Donald Trump’s plan to build a wall at the Mexico border to keep out illegal immigrants. The tweet has caused a diplomatic uproar between Israel and Mexico since it was posted Saturday. “I take this…
Mexican immigrants are looking to an unlikely model in their fight to push back against attacks by Donald Trump: Jews.
Mexican-American Jew Lina Morales wonders if the Jewish community has decided to make its peace with white supremacy.
At New York’s Pride parade, a fringe Orthodox group paid Mexican laborers to dress like Jews and hold up anti-gay signs. There’s a name for that, Sigal Samuel writes. It’s called ethnic drag.
A Jewish group hired protesters to picket the gay pride parade in New York on Sunday, the New York Times reported.
The half-Jewish Mexican artist Frida Kahlo is an icon. But is she a great artist, too? A new exhibit in Chicago pairs her with contemporary artists to prove yes.
Mexico’s small Jewish community celebrates Hanukkah quietly. But north of the border, chefs are finding ways to mix the two cultures and cuisines.
To reinterpret Tennyson: In the autumn a not-so-young man’s fancy lightly turns to thoughts of brisket.