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I Am Jewish

One Jew's answer to what it means to be Jewish.

Published: January 21, 2012

Filmed/Edited By: Tracie Karasik
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Visitor Comments: 104

(88) Sandra Abrams, March 31, 2014 12:51 AM

Kol Ha Kavod

Magnificent.....I cried through the whole touched my Jewish Nashama!....Lovingly, a Jewish Grandmother

(87) Harold, February 10, 2014 6:00 AM

I would have changed one thing

"Jewish" is an adjective. I would have titled it, and would have spoken it, saying "I am a Jew". "Jew" has been used as a slur so much that people say "I am Jewish" as a reflexive avoidance of "Jew".

(86) Sheila Kirche, February 6, 2014 9:19 PM

Succint and to the point. What a brilliant video.

Loved this video. It said everything so clearly and with feeling.

(85) Joan Katzman, February 6, 2014 3:48 AM

Andrrew's I am Jewish

Beautifully created. Put together and recited with passion that had me crying. Andrew, may you do a follow up 40 years from now, with the same fervor, passion, and love for all those years that you continued to be a Jew. May Hashem bless you.

(84) Slava, September 28, 2013 7:11 PM

I've only found out I was Jewish a year ago, at 21. My mum had it secret before that: Russia is still a rather anti-semitic country, and that's where I originally come from. This video fills me with the feeling of love, and the desire to learn more of the culture that I was separated from.

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