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Fly High: Friends of the IDF supporters cheer an Israeli military plane.

'Friends' With (Big) Benefits

By Josh Nathan-Kazis

One dollar out of every 20 donated to American Jewish charities goes to ‘friends of’ groups whose sole purpose is to send that money abroad. Confused? So are we.


8 Nights, 8 Lives

8 Nights, 8 Lives

By Mira Sucharov

Hanukkah usually commemorates the miracle of oil that lasted for eight days. This year, each candle will symbolize a black life lost to police brutality.


What We Learn

What We Learn

EDITORIAL: Why does the Forward devote so much space to our annual Salary Survey of Jewish charity chiefs? It raises troubling questions about our community and how it’s run.


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