Seth Lipsky

Founding Father: Abraham Cahan edited the Forward for fifty years, right up to his death in 1951.

Ab Cahan, the Jewish Newspaperman Who Kept the World Moving Forward

Abraham Cahan had been dead for nearly 40 years when Seth Lipsky arrived at the Forward, but his presence was very much alive. Lipsky recalls that presence in his new biography.

The Forward Saw a ‘Pogrom’ in Crown Heights

CROWN HEIGHTS, 20 YEARS LATER. To their shame, other media outlets portrayed the riots as racial clashes. The Forward told the truth: it was an anti-Semitic pogrom.