It’s almost Rosh Hashanah. I am reading about the violent expulsion of the Rohingya Muslims half a world away
“There’s no thinker or writer or person who has had more influence on my moral understanding than Elie Wiesel.”
Jane Eisner, the Forward’s editor-in-chief, takes on the David Myers controversy, DACA and the magazine’s Food Choice Awards this week.
Should Ivanka be defended against feminist insults the way any other powerful woman should be?
Sebastian Gorka is using interviews with friendly media outlets to lambast liberal American Jews and the Forward
Jane Eisner, the Forward’s editor=in-chief, headed to an interfaith rally this week - and this is what she saw.
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Zionism is nothing like Nazism, no matter what some on the extreme right — and the extreme left — may argue
“Over the decades, explanations worthy of a John LeCarré novel have attached themselves to the mystery of Jordan’s death.”
A few weeks ago, Bethany Mandel, a Forward columnist, called me to discuss a provocative idea for a column: The opioid epidemic that is sweeping like a plague across America was growing among Jews, too, especially the Orthodox. As an Orthodox Jew herself, Bethany was most familiar with the heart-breaking number of deaths caused by drug overdoses in her community, but I urged her to look beyond to get a sense of what is happening to American Jews more broadly.