Disney welcomes its first Jewish princess for Hannukah
By Mohan Xu
Disney will feature its first Jewish Disney princess on Disney Junior's series “Elena of Avalor” during the Hanukkah-themed episode in December.
“Elena of Avalor” is about Elena, a teenage princess who has saved her kingdom, Avalor, from an evil sorceress and now must rule the kingdom. The ...
Jewish comedy in television impacts society’s outlook
By Jared Beinart
For the Mitzpeh
Views expressed in opinion columns are the author’s own.
In attempts to seek appeal among its intended audience, mass media will often misrepresent races and religions with stereotypical character portrayals.
While the modern perception of Judaism is often skewed into comedic, ...