Your email address will not be displayed publicly. Some people got that, but a number of them did not. I appreciated the editing that juxtaposed ideas; it made me more thoughtful.
Most of the world, and especially America, when it imagines what Jews look like, usually has an image like this sticking out in their mind: Yep, thanks to Woody Allen, Hollywood, and plenty of other reasons that have no connection to reality, the majority of the world likes to think Jews are all white, nerdy, and short.
And have been like that since day one. And, of course, when they think of religious Jews, they usually have this image in their minds: Black hats, beards, and, most importantly: Even more striking is the way women are stereotyped.
Either as old white ladies fussing over their mini Woody Allens… or young white JAPs, as that charming new reality show has painfully reminded us. A people that defy all stereotypes.
However, these two brothers were able to fully integrate themselves into the dervish way of life without sacrificing their Jewish identity. The funny thing is, most of us think of religious Jews as only wearing black and white.
This colorful image destroys that conception, reminding us that Jews, for much of their history, and many of the places they lived in, were a colorful people. Patriotic Jews that strongly identified with the countries they lived in.
Behind them is their club flag and the Iraqi flag of the time. They look so normal. They fit in so well. What is sad about this image is that it is doubtful anyone similar is left in the country after years of persecution and flights to Israel.
A group of people part of the Jewish people, fighting with the Jewish people, and helping create a special culture within Israel. Rastaboy Raslion I ran into this image through Reddit, and most people had no idea who this guy was.
Such a special picture, and shows no matter how we look, what kind of hair we have, there is no way to easily categorize Jews. She is married to Manishtanaa writer and self-proclaimed social activist, who was also featured.
Sadly, even within the Jewish community itself, there can be a misconception that Jews are supposed to look a certain way. The Couple This photo is from the same series and is of my friend Baruch Arky and his wife Zehava, whose parents are Muslim and Christian.
These men and women come from a community of Chinese people who have identified as Jewish for generations. This did not deter the ones who were determined to move, though.
After years of going through the conversion process, half a dozen of them made Aliyah, accepted fully as Jews and Israelis, and another six are studying in Jerusalem and undergoing conversion.
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