Sunday, May 16, 2021

Nonfiction

Kids Deserve Queer History by Alex Berman - Photo by Sonja Lippmann

Kids Deserve Queer History

A curriculum that included queer history would incorporate the often-erased stories of queer historical figures, such as Alexander the Great, and important moments in the struggle for queer liberation.
Wailing by Sabrina Thaler

Wailing: The Jewish Philosophy of Identity and Coalition

“These are the prayers that lie between the stones.”
You Only Hate Taylor Swift Because of Your Internalized Misogyny By Sasha Tucker -Photo by Elena Eisenstadt

You Only Hate Taylor Swift Because of Your Internalized Misogyny

“I never wanted to like the color pink, either.”
To My Grandfather: My Introduction to Climate Organizing by Lily Gardner - Photo by Sonja Lippmann

To My Grandfather: My Introduction to Climate Organizing

“I am Generation Z, a generation that has grown up with the climate crisis at the forefront of our consciousness, a generation for whom time is fleeting.”
Glowing Red Sun by Sonja Lippmann

Glowing Red Sun

“It’s not on its way, it’s already here.”
Defending Israel by Dina Barrish - Photo by Marika Campbell-Blue

Defending Israel

“On ​Yom HaZikaron, the siren commemorates Israeli fallen heroes.”
A Fun Tour of Auschwitz? by Shifra Waskow- Photo by Zoe Oppenheimer

A Fun Tour of Auschwitz?

“We cannot let further evidence of this mass persecution of the Jewish nation be diminished.”
Holocaust Now by Hannah Rosman - Photo by Jade Lowe

Holocaust Now

"We read a paragraph in our textbook explaining that Hitler and the Nazis killed Jews, and that one paragraph was it."
Connections Across History and Continents by Bella Rosenblatt - Photo by Marika Campbell-Blue

Connections Across History and Continents

“Szarvas is a place where young isolated Jews discover the joy and community of Judaism.”
Tearing Down the Mechitza by Alyx Bernstein - Photo by Ruby Stillman

Tearing Down the Mechitza

“Breaking down that barrier is a necessary step for the full liberation of Jewish women.”
Testing the Torah’s Stories By Haley Sandlow - Photo by Molly Voit

Testing the Torah’s Stories

“But then we began discussing Passover…”
Fighting Anti-Semitism in its True Form: Ignorance by Bayley Basson - Photo by Jade Lowe-2

Fighting Anti-Semitism in its True Form: Ignorance

“Anti-Semitism is invading my hometown.”
Fighting Anti-Semitism in its True Form: Ignorance

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