The SeeSaw

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?

A Forward for the Inquisitive Reader

Welcome to the new Forward, designed for those who experience journalism digitally, who read and post and share, who watch and listen, who access stories from wherever we are.

Don't Be Shocked by Jewish Honor for Anti-Gay Pastor Charles Stanley

The Jewish National Fund is honoring Charles Stanley, an anti-gay pastor. Jay Michaelson says that’s not shocking given the growing alliance between pro-Israel and evangelical Christians.

How Novel About Armenian Genocide Became Bestseller in Warsaw Ghetto

How did a novel set amid the Armenia genocide become a bestseller in the Warsaw ghetto? Edna S. Friedberg says ‘Forty Days of Musa Dagh’ inspired resistance in the doomed community.

Fear, Trembling and Madness After Bibi’s Re-Election

It’s election day in Israel, and Tuvia Tenenbom tours the country. He retells his encounters with bacon, the key to heaven and activists for the Arab List.

England’s Green Party Has an Anti-Semitism Problem

Is England’s left wing Green Party institutionally Jew-hating? Ahead of the upcoming elections, Liam Hoare says its leaders fail to see how anti-Zionism can bleed into anti-Semitism.