By Stuart Klawans
Finding an Audience: Years of Invisibility
As no less an authority than Krusty the Clown has told us, “Jew” is synonymous with “entertainment.” I would like to point out that when the first Jews reached Manhattan in 1654, arriving from Brazil as banana-peddlers, they brought with them not only their wares but also a comically paradoxical ditty that insisted, yes, they…
Prominent law firm partners who made offensive comments about Jews and others resign
Why is the name of ‘the most vicious antisemite in the English-speaking world’ still so prominent at Cornell?
The far left and far right are equally antisemitic? A new study suggests otherwise
Echoing the language of antisemites, Emmanuel Macron has started to embrace the D-word
In Case You Missed It
דער כּוח פֿון נאָסטאַלגיע בײַ אַמעריקאַנער ייִדןThe power of Jewish nostalgia among American Jews
רחל גראָס טענהט, אַז דאָס באַזוכן היסטאָרישע שילן, פֿאָרשן די משפּחה־געשיכטע און עסן אין ייִדישע רעסטאָראַנען האָבן אַ רעליגיעזן באַטײַט
Anti-hate mural showcasing Jewish diversity goes up in L.A. neighborhood where antisemitic shootings took place
Netanyahu speaks with and praises Elon Musk, who has recently drawn criticism from multiple Israeli ministries
Taylor Swift fans have amnesia. So did Jews after Sinai.
Shop the Forward Store
100% of profits support our journalism