Melanie Kaye/Kantrowitz
Melanie Kaye Kantrowitz
Melanie Kaye/Kantrowitz was a Jewish writer, political activist, and the founding executive director of Jews for Racial and Economic Justice. In her book The colors of Jews: racial politics and radical diasporism (2007), she described radical diasporism—where Jews “make home where we are”—as an alternative to Zionism. In an essay in the Jewish women’s anthology she co-edited titled The Tribe of Dina (1986), she described how her activism was intrinsic to her Judaism.

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A self-described “secular Jew,” documentary filmmaker Stefan Moore wrote about the troubled history of creating the Jewish state for Consortium News. He argues for a shift from fighting for a two-state solution toward a “democratic secular state accommodating both...

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