“We have to change the relationship to make people feel like journalism is here to serve them.”
Jane Eisner is celebrating 10 years as the Forward’s fearless editor-in-chief, alongside four other accomplished journalists.
The victim, who is the son of Holocaust survivors, was allegedly targeted because he was white, according to authorities.
More than 300 news organizations around the country, large and small and in-between, are publishing editorials in support of a free press.
Israel’s Military Censor refused to publish 271 articles in 2017 — more than five a week.
The Forward has been awarded 12 Simon Rockower Awards for Excellence in Jewish Journalism by the American Jewish Press Association
“In this time, when trustworthy news is under attack, somebody has to stand up,” he said.
“RIP Tom Wolfe,” wrote Julia Ioffe. “He would’ve been the perfect author to chronicle this age.”
The for-profit biweekly, which launched in February 1991, shut down Friday due to the industrywide decline in advertising, its owners said.
A Palestinian journalist, shot by Israeli forces while covering a protest along the Gaza-Israel border nearly two weeks ago, died of his wounds.