Jewish& Blog

Giving voice to the racial, ethnic, and cultural diversity of Jewish identity and experience. Jewish& is a blog by Be’chol Lashon that is distributed by My Jewish Learning. Our contributors give voice to the racial, ethnic and cultural diversity of Jewish […]

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Are Jews Ethnic?

Nation, People, Race, Religion, Ethnicity….what’s the difference? Shekhiynah Larks discusses the intersection of race, ethnicity, and religion in this moving article about how perpetuating limited narratives and embracing monolithic group identity ignores the diversity and cross-cultural characteristics that exist within […]

November 18th, 2019 - submitted by

DFI Diversity and Inclusion: Identity, Leadership – Including All Voices Video Presentation

Facilitators: Cherie Brown, CEO and Founder, National Coalition Building Institute (NCBI) Lawrence “Larry” Bell is a Senior Trainer at NCBI International Favorite

May 10th, 2018 - submitted by


A resource from This exercise gives participants an opportunity to investigate how a perceived shared identity can in fact contain significant diversity. By articulating all the different aspects of their identities, participants will have an opportunity to consider how […]

April 26th, 2018 - submitted by


In 1913, ADL was founded on Jewish values that inform our work, how we operate and the changes we seek in the world. It has always meant stopping anti-Semitism and defending the Jewish people. Today, it also means fighting threats […]

March 28th, 2018 - submitted by
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We Need to Stop Using the Phrase “More Jewish”

My family joined a synagogue a few months ago, and overall it’s been wonderful for us. But after our first family Shabbat service, I realized I had a lot to learn. And I wanted to learn. I wanted to be a good […]

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