Radical lawyer Stanley Cohen is heading to prison for tax evasion. So how did he wind up leading a mission to free an American held captive by ISIS?
Harvard Hillel claims that a recent Forward article contained a lie about their activities. One editor tracks down the truth.
Jewish federations chief Jerry Silverman says the upcoming General Assembly will include no-holds-barred debate. Except about the Israeli occupation, that is.
Iran’s foreign minister met with a delegation of Congress members from both parties for three hours at the home of Iran’s UN Ambassador.
Hassan Rowhani is projecting the air of a man ready to seize a nuclear deal on the table. But Israel remains frozen in place, risking greater isolation, Larry Cohler-Esses writes.
The fear of black violence expressed by YU’s Hershel Schachter is no less deeply racist than the 1970’s fear of black contagion, writes Forward news editor Larry Cohler-Esses.
FORWARD EXCLUSIVE: The Empire State Building gunman was a disgruntled ex-employee. The company’s Syrian Jewish owner sat in shock for hours after the tragedy.
FORWARD EXCLUSIVE: Mousa Abu Marzook, a top Hamas official, in his first interview with a Jewish publication, spoke about Israel relations, the Hamas Charter and the Arab Spring.