Forward FeedNewspapersen-us Forward Association, Inc. All Rights Reserved.RSS Feed GeneratorJerusalem Pride Organizer: “It Was Horrible”
Mon, 3 Aug 2015 10:33 -0400318370Tom Canning, Director of Development at the Jerusalem Open House and one of the organizers of the Jerusalem Pride March, speaks to our own Jay Michaelson about what he saw last Thursday, and who he thinks is to blame for the stabbing at the march.Revisiting the Gaza Withdrawal, 10 Years Later
Mon, 3 Aug 2015 05:00 -0400318228It’s been a decade since the evacuation of Jewish settlements from the Gaza Strip and the northern West Bank. How did the event impact the lives of evacuees — and the ideology of Israelis on the nationalist right?Jewish Extremists Suspected in West Bank Arson Murder of Palestinian Toddler
Fri, 31 Jul 2015 11:10 -0400318260An 18-month-old Palestinian toddler was killed in a ‘price tag’ arson attack carried out by suspected extremist Jews in the occupied West Bank. Will Israel hunt down the killers?This Baby Was Born in Auschwitz — and Survived
Thu, 30 Jul 2015 05:00 -0400317798Barbara Puc was born in Auschwitz — and is one of the few babies to survive the infamous concentration camp. Now, she is the last one able to tell the story.Federations Split as Some Call for Action To Block Iran Deal
Wed, 29 Jul 2015 11:41 -0400318102Jewish federations from coast to coast are coming under intense pressure to denounce the Iran nuclear deal, even though they usually avoid political disputes and the public is split down the middle. So far eight local groups have urged Congress to block the agreement.How Jonathan Pollard Freedom Crusade United American Jews
Tue, 28 Jul 2015 20:44 -0400318074Jewish leaders celebrated the announcement that Jonathan Pollard will soon go free. Nathan Guttman traces the movement to free the convicted Israeli spy — and explains why it took so long to gain momentum in the U.S.Washington's Best-Traveled Synagogue Gets Ready To Move Again
Tue, 28 Jul 2015 05:00 -0400317795A historic Washington D.C. synagogue building will be lifted up whole from its foundation and moved — not once but twice. How will this engineering feat, made necessary by a highway and urban renewal project, transform the museum that Adas Israel houses?In Search of Slovakia’s Jewish Heritage
Tue, 28 Jul 2015 05:00 -0400312169Before World War II, the city of Stupava was home to a vibrant Jewish community. Now, one man is trying to revive its heritage, including a unique 200-year-old synagogue.Is Orthodoxy on Brink of Historic Schism?
Mon, 27 Jul 2015 21:15 -0400318005The ordination of Orthodox female religious leaders is only one manifestation of the growing split in the movement. Will it end with a formal division of the faith?The Brave Life and Shocking Death of Faigy Mayer
Sat, 25 Jul 2015 17:00 -0400317900Faigy Mayer was brave enough to leave the Hasidic world and build the facade of a normal life. What does her inner torment and suicide tell those who have traveled the same path — and the rest of us?