Jewish&

Jewish& is a blog by Be’chol Lashon, which gives voice to the racial, ethnic and cultural diversity of Jewish identity and experience. The original multicultural people, Jews have lived around the world for millennia. Today, with globalism and inclusion so key in making choices about engaging in Jewish life,Jewish& provides a forum for personal reflection, discussion, and debate.

Meet the Hardest Working Sephardic Man in Show Business

David Serero draws on his Moroccan Jewish heritage in his adaptations of classic plays.

Sigd: A Unique Ethiopian Jewish Celebration

Challenging ignorance by celebrating diversity at Sigdiyada

Are Jews Ethnic?

A new approach to ethnic studies leaves Jews, Hindus and Asians out of the picture

Armenian, Russian, Mexican and…Jewish

Growing into my Jewish Multicultural heritage and future

Welcoming My Unwelcomed Ancestors this Sukkot

Sharing the diversity of my Jewish life with my grandparents.

Special Sukkah Guests, from Dona Gracia to Jaden Smith

Jews of many backgrounds share the ushpizin they would invite this Sukkot.

“Jewpanese” Foodie Shares Rosh Hashanah Recipes

On the menu: salmon teriyaki and miso maple trout.

Welcoming Synagogue Diversity

I feel at home at this synagogue because I have never been made to feel like a token.

New Jew Enters New Year with a Slice of Apple Pie

Convert reflects on her eventful first year as a Jew and shares a family recipe.

Feeling at Home Among 900 Black Jews at an Ethiopian-Israeli Wedding

As I look around the room, for the first time in my life I feel like I belong to the Jewish people.