Over the years, there have been complaints about the Forward’s use of the term ‘ultra-Orthodox.’ Jane Eisner explains why we haven’t switched to some other term.
Anti-Semites say that Jews control Hollywood. And they say that Jews control Washington. But can we control both at once?
Tennessee autoworkers rejected a union, dealing a new body blow to a struggling institution. J.J. Goldberg asks what the defeat means for social justice — and the Democratic coalition.
A new poll says voters favor Republicans in the upcoming midterm elections. The main reason may be Democrats haven’t been able to pass their mostly popular agenda, J.J. Goldberg writes
EDITORIAL: After Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer vetoed an anti-gay bill, those who claim their religion tells them to discriminate against LGBT people may do so — and suffer the consequences.