For Jews of Lugansk, Empty Schools and Frigid Synagogues as Winter Arrives

By Cnaan Liphshiz

In an unheated synagogue with no running water, a dozen Jews are trying to keep warm as temperatures here veer toward the single digits.Read More

Robert Wolfe, Archivist of Nazi Documents, Fought Relentlessly To Expose Holocaust

By Edwin Black

Robert Wolfe, who has died at 93, was no bookworm. The federal archivist in charge of Nazi documents fought passionately to expose the Holocaust, Edwin Black writes.Read More

32 Things You Should Know About The Forward's 2014 Salary Survey

By Maia Efrem and Jane Eisner

There are 11 women CEOs of major national Jewish charities, a number that hasn’t budged since 2009. That and 31 other startling findings make up our 2014 Salary Survey.Read More

How Much Are Our Jewish Non-Profit CEOs Making?

By Jane Eisner

How much are Jewish non-profit CEOs making? Our 2014 Salary Survey highlights the persistent pay gap between male and female leaders. Check out the full list.Read More

'Sephardic Vogue' Drives Revival of Spanish Jewry

By Cnaan Liphshiz

While setting up a synagogue at the American naval base where she volunteers, Ahuvah (Amanda) Gipson made something of a bitter-sweet discovery.Read More

FEGS Slashes Programs After Revealing Stunning $20M Loss

By Josh Nathan-Kazis

The massive New York Jewish social service agency FEGS will cut programs after discovering it lost a startling $19 million in the 2014 fiscal year, the Forward has learned.Read More

Anti-BDS Professors Launch Push To Ban 4 Far Right Israeli Leaders

By Debra Nussbaum Cohen

Prominent American academics who oppose the BDS movement are calling for personal sanctions on four Israeli leaders — including right wing star Naftali Bennett.Read More

Yeshiva U. Plan To Shed Albert Einstein Money Pit Collapses

By Paul Berger

Yeshiva’s plan to shed its money-losing Albert Einstein medical school has collapsed. Financial analysts say the failed deal could exacerbate the university’s fiscal woes.Read More

Will Chabad Rethink Open Door Policy After 'I Will Kill Jews' Attack?

By Debra Nussbaum Cohen

Will Chabad rethink its open door policy after a visibly agitated man walked in, reportedly yelled “Kill the Jews!” and immediately stabbed a young student in the head?Read More

Ashton Carter Brings Record of Friendship With Israel to Pentagon

By Ron Kampeas

Ashton Carter has championed the sale to Israel of state-of-the-art combat aircraft, has aligned himself with Iran hawks and was observed becoming misty-eyed when serenaded by Israeli soldiers.Read More

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