Forward: News FeedNewspapersen-us Forward Association, Inc. All Rights Reserved.RSS Feed GeneratorAntonin Scalia Was Irrascible Conservative — and Unlikely Opera-Loving Pal of Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Sat, 13 Feb 2016 18:36 -0500333469In almost 30 years on the bench of the U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia was strident, colorful, and most of all, conservative. That made him an unlikely buddy for fellow justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.Shul's Out Forever? Millenials Customize and Curate Faith To Create Their Own Judaism
Fri, 12 Feb 2016 13:35 -0500333451New York’s Jews are finding creative new ways to connect with Judaism independent of synagogues – from musical Shabbats for young families in an upscale Brooklyn condo building to pot luck suppers and lots of singing with hundreds of 20-and-30-somethings around the corner; and from a monthly Ecstatic Mincha that pairs dancing with prayer to a private Kol Nidre service for Russian families on the Upper East Side.Lightning Rod Pro-Hillary Clinton Super PAC Is Mostly Backed by Jewish Donors
Fri, 12 Feb 2016 12:58 -0500333447Hillary Clinton parried a pointed question at this week’s debate about ‘wealthy financiers’ backing a super PAC that supports her. Will Bernie Sanders continue to make her reliance on big-money donors — most of whom are Jewish — a key issue in their Democratic primary dogfight?Conservative Prayer Book Reaches Out to Diverse New Generation
Fri, 12 Feb 2016 05:00 -0500333405There’s no more ‘Lord’ and ‘Master’ in the new prayer book for the Conservative movement. The updated siddur uses modern language and context designed for broader appeal, but also includes traditional passages it had ignored in the past.Who's Kvelling Over Bernie Sanders? It's a Millennial Thing.
Thu, 11 Feb 2016 08:38 -0500333318With his win in New Hampshire, Senator Bernie Sanders has officially become the first Jew to win a U.S. presidential primary.When ‘Angel’ Crushed by Crane Was a Jewish Boy Growing Up Behind the Iron Curtain
Thu, 11 Feb 2016 05:00 -0500333240When David Wichs was just 11 years old, he was already wise beyond his years. Author Yale Strom recalls the boy who taught him about growing up Jewish in Prague — two decades before he perished in last week’s freak accident in lower Manhattan.Donald Trump Blasts Daily News Owner Mort Zuckerman for 'Inferiority Complex'
Wed, 10 Feb 2016 13:54 -0500333246Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump and the New York Daily News are not clowning around.BDS Leader Lashes Out Against Israel Junket in Oscars Swag Bag
Wed, 10 Feb 2016 10:47 -0500333226Among goodies like a year’s worth of Audi rentals, a walking tour of Japan, a $250 vape, and a very strange cosmetic procedure called the “vampire breast lift”, one of the gifts in this year’s Oscar “Swag Bag” is a $55,000 VIP trip to Israel.Could John Kasich Be the 'Anti-Trump' Candidate for Jewish Republicans?
Wed, 10 Feb 2016 06:53 -0500333210Bernie Sanders isn’t the only question on the minds of Jewish voters in the aftermath of the New Hampshire primary.After Bernie Sanders Landslide in New Hampshire, Will Clinton Fight Back on Israel?
Wed, 10 Feb 2016 06:21 -0500333208Bernie Sanders made history by becoming the first Jewish candidate to win a primary. But at least one of Hillary Clinton’s supporters says that her campaign should harshly question Sanders’s credentials on Israel.