Forward Series Highlight

Stop Worrying About Your Future Grandchildren That Aren't

Wedding bells are ringing for an Asian woman and her Jewish fiance but their parents only want to talk about future grandchildren. How to explain that they may not even have kids?

Never Too Late For Justice in Y.U. Abuse Case

Supporters of Y.U. would have us think that their sex abuse problems happened too long ago to matter now. But, there shouldn’t be a statute of limitations on seeking justice.

A Blanket of Snow Changes Jerusalem — Even Just for Shabbat

A snowy weekend seemed to change the city: strangers welcomed those stranded for Shabbat and a woman wore a tallit at the Kotel without protest — well, a snow-woman.

Ultra-Orthodox Holocaust survivors at Zeilsheim DP preparing to settle at Kibbutz Hafetz Haim, c. 1947

Avraham Verdiger, 92, Was Haredi Labor's Last Leader

Avraham Verdiger, who died November 27, was the last Knesset representative of Haredi Judaism’s dwindling labor-progressive wing, Poalei Agudat Yisrael.

Harvard Hillel Falsely Accuses the Forward

Harvard Hillel claims that a recent Forward article contained a lie about their activities. One editor tracks down the truth.

Please Don’t Call Me 'Super Mom'

Jordana Horn doesn’t like it when people call her ‘Super Mom.’ It taps into a pressure Jews know well: the tyranny of ever-higher expectations.