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On Social Media, Readers Slam Forward for Ivanka Kugel Post

The Forward is getting slammed on social media for posting a story about Ivanka Trump’s kugel.

National

CNN’s Jeff Zucker Accused of Media Bias by Republican Campaign Operatives

Zucker responded to the complaints with his own invective, asserting that his network treated all the candidates equally and said that Trump got more coverage becaus...

Scribe

Holocaust Survivors and Descendants Slam Steve Bannon and ‘Alt-Right’ in Scathing Letter to Donald Trump

We ask you, Mr. Trump, to stand up and speak out forcefully, using all the channels available to you, against the bigotry that divides us.

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Republican Jews Embrace James Mattis as Defense Chief — Despite Israel ‘Apartheid’ Remarks

Republican Jewish group ignores Mattis’ comments warning that Israel’s settlement expansion could turn it into an apartheid state

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Ivanka Trump Sparks #Kugelgate by Grabbing Jamie Geller’s Broccoli Recipe

Ivanka Trump’s “family favorite” recipe for broccoli kugel is a word-for-word copy of an older recipe by a well-known Jewish cookbook author.

Sisterhood

How Should We Feel About Natalie Portman Getting a Christmas Tree?

Nervous assimilation-humor is a grand Jewish tradition. And yet.

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British Jewish Student Activist Called a ‘Disgusting Kapo’ by Facebook Harassers

A candidate for president of the U.K.’s largest Jewish student organization is the target of social media harassment for his pro-Palestinian activism, the London Jew...

The Assimilator

Here’s How Israel Is Creatively Wooing Indian and Chinese Tourists

The Israeli government — keen to tap into a growing Asian middle class who are armed with passports and eager to explore the globe — has thrown its weight behind a number of creative efforts to promote Israel as a destination for tourists from India and China.

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Cops Nab Brooklyn Hasidic Synagogue Coffee Room Crook

Police arrested a Brooklyn man for allegedly swiping a moneybox from a synagogue coffee room in Boro Park.

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Iran Owns 5% of German Firm Building Submarines for Israel

(JTA) — An Iranian state-owned firm has substantial shares in the  German shipping giant that is supplying the Israeli Navy with submarines, a newspaper in Israel re...

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Donald Trump Considers New Sanctions on Iran

Donald Trump’s transition team is examining proposals for new non-nuclear sanctions on Iran, the Financial Times reported on Friday, citing congressional sources who...

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Andrew Sachs, Played Bumbling Spanish Waiter on ‘Fawlty Towers,’ Dies at 86

Andrew Sachs, a British comedy actor best known for his role as the hapless Spanish waiter on the ’70s television sitcom ‘Fawlty Towers,; has died at 86.