“Race is new for white people, and that’s part of the problem. Jewish whiteness and the Jewish relationship to racism is different.”
Gideon Taylor, the new CEO of the JCRC, led the Claims Conference amidst a major fraud scandal involving restitution for Holocaust survivors.
India’s largest Jewish community, doesn’t call Passover Passover.
The virtual pre-Passover event, headlined by Second Gentleman Douglas Emhoff, is part of a more inclusive outreach effort by the Biden administration
Just before authorities released the names of the victims of the Boulder, Colorado shooting, Liz Hanson woke up and got dressed, slipping into a pair of tie-dyed pants she bought at the store of her friend Lonna Bartkowiak.
The virtual event will include rabbis, singers, and musicians from congregations in the Boulder area who will share prayers and thoughts.
The new NJ Supreme Court justice was inspired by her great-grandparents who fled antisemitic persecution and by Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.
The Jewish Herbal: Mystical Reflections on Food, Nature and Urban Farming” is a regular column by Devorah Brous charting the ways we can use Jewish wisdom, tradition and practice to reconnect with ourselves in harmony with nature. Devorah is an urban homesteader, lifecycle ritualist, and green consultant in Los Angeles. Find her her online offerings at @Dev.Brous
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