WATCH: Lipa Schmeltzer, AKA The Hasidic Lady Gaga, Shakes Up Purim by the Forward

WATCH: Lipa Schmeltzer, AKA The Hasidic Lady Gaga, Shakes Up Purim

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The stereotype-defying Orthodox singer and composer, also known as the Hasidic Lady Gaga, talks to the Yiddish Forward at his latest concert in Manhattan.

WATCH: Lipa Schmeltzer, AKA The Hasidic Lady Gaga, Shakes Up Purim

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Rukhl Schaechter

Rukhl Schaechter

Rukhl Schaechter is the editor of the Yiddish Forward (Forverts) and is both the first woman to hold that position since its founding in 1897 and the first editor of the Forverts to be born in the United States.

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