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For the Second Year in a Row, Craig Newmark Gifts The Forward $500,000

Tue, 2020-08-04 13:00
The Forward is pleased to announce a second $500,000 gift from Craig Newmark Philanthropies.

A Latina Jew pushes for re-election, Holocaust education and mandatory vaccination

Tue, 2020-08-04 09:00
“Being able to bring Holocaust survivors to the capital to testify on behalf of my bill was very emotional,” she said.

How these strong Jewish women survive the Covid-19 pandemic

Tue, 2020-08-04 09:00
How these strong Jewish women survive the Covid-19 pandemic

As a homeschooler, I chose Yiddish to meet my language requirement

Tue, 2020-08-04 04:00
At most schools, Yiddish isn’t even an option.

Former NFL player Larry Johnson calls Jews a cabal, tweets the blood libel

Mon, 2020-08-03 21:00
“Jews do not have a plan for world domination. I have no plan for world domination.”

Syrian-Jewish real estate family to host Trump at $250K-per-seat fundraiser

Mon, 2020-08-03 20:30
President Trump is scheduled to attend a fundraiser in New Jersey next week hosted by the family of Stanley Chera, a friend who died from COVID.

In Seth Rogen’s ‘American Pickle,’ a salty tale of preserving (at least some) Jewish traditions

Mon, 2020-08-03 20:20
It’s surprisingly easy to read “An American Pickle”as a metaphor for Seth Rogen’s most recent controversy.

Working together helped these Jewish day schools adapt to the pandemic

Mon, 2020-08-03 20:12
Working together to address the pandemic, we found a new sense of unity without uniformity in the Boston Jewish day school community at large.

In a pickle, Seth Rogen tells Haaretz what he really thinks about Israel and ‘white supremacist’ Trump

Mon, 2020-08-03 19:57
Rogen tells Haaretz why he’s not apologizing, what he really thinks about Israel, antisemitism in Hollywood and ‘white supremacist’ Donald Trump.

How a Holocaust survivor’s daughter found a passion for horses

Mon, 2020-08-03 19:00
Horses have been an odd, lifelong obsession for a Manhattanite daughter of a Holocaust survivor.

Rabbi Ezekiel Musleah, 92, Captivating Reader Of Torah

Mon, 2020-08-03 18:57
For nearly 70 years, Musleah enthralled congregants at four synagogues on two continents with his skills as a Torah reader. The post [Rabbi Ezekie…

My fellow Orthodox Jews: Start fighting for the Uighurs

Mon, 2020-08-03 18:20
Concentration camps and genocide. Words that should jarringly resonate in Jewish hearts.

Alexander Vindman decries Trump’s ‘efforts to undermine the very foundations of our democracy’

Mon, 2020-08-03 17:43
The Jewish National Security Council staffer in an op-ed compared the U.S. under Trump to the authoritarian regime in Ukraine his family fled.

Two Rabbis Seem to Disagree - But Do They?

Mon, 2020-08-03 17:30
Two Rabbis Seem to Disagree - But Do They?

The Jewish Uruguayan movie we all need to be watching now on Netflix

Mon, 2020-08-03 16:39
Why revisit a 16-year-old Uruguayan film now? Because it demonstrates how we live in confinement while exploring our own paradoxical existence.

Marriage brings people together, but this one is driving family apart

Mon, 2020-08-03 16:30
Grandma is worrying that a non-Jewish fiancee will drive her granddaughter away from Judaism, but actually she’s doing a good job of it herself.

British pop stars condemn anti-Semitism after rapper Wiley’s tweets

Mon, 2020-08-03 16:29
Hundreds of British musicians and music industry leaders have signed an open letter condemning anti-Semitism.

Biden fundraiser focuses on fighting anti-Semitism

Mon, 2020-08-03 15:23
Jason Alexander of “Seinfeld” fame will moderate the discussion featuring Sen. Jacky Rosen and Rep. Adam Schiff.

My Dani Dayan problem

Mon, 2020-08-03 14:35
As much as we would rather not admit it, gestures such as those made toward Dayan by progressive American Jews exact a real price on the ground.