170 celebs, execs to launch new 'Black-Jewish Entertainment Alliance'
February 12, 2021
(Jewish Journal via JNS) - More than 170 entertainment industry leaders released a unity statement on Feb. 1 after launching the Black-Jewish Entertainment Alliance (BJEA), a joint initiative by black and Jewish entertainment industry professionals devoted to countering racism and anti-Semitism.
In the face of institutional racism and rising anti-Semitism, members of the alliance feel it is critical to stand together and support one another.
Signatories of the statement include Billy Porter, Mayim Bialik, Jeremy Piven, Sharon Osbourne, Tiffany Haddish, Nick Cannon, Jason Alexander ("Se...