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Mystery Deepens as FEGS Stonewalls Over $19M Torrent of Red Ink

By Josh Nathan-Kazis

FEGS had a reputation as a stable and well-managed social service agency. It stunned the non-profit world by revealing a $19 million loss, a shakeup at the top and looming cuts.Read More


Jewish Campus Groups Grapple With Rape Controversy

By Ron Kampeas

Jewish campus groups were ready for the painful national dialogue that took place in the wake of murky rape allegations at the University of Virginia.Read More


How To Be a 'Friend' and Get a Tax Break in Return

By Josh Nathan-Kazis

One dollar out of every 20 donated to American Jewish charities goes to ‘friends of’ groups whose sole purpose is to send that money abroad. Confused? So are we.Read More


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


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