As the new editor of the 119-year-old Yiddish newspaper, Rukhl Schaechter looks to connect with a broader readership
Longtime Forward columnist co-founded Moment magazine with Elie Wiesel
In ‘A Bintel Brief,’ Liana Finck draws a love-letter to the cowards, stoolies, brides, and sons who inspired Abraham Cahan
A new investigative report follows the money—all $26 billion of it
In an excerpt from Nextbook Press’s new biography, the founder of the ‘Jewish Daily Forward’ makes his way to New York
Plus Bernard Malamud stories to get a celluloid second life
Plus the brother of the Toulouse gunman speaks
Offices of non-profit groups and the Forward to be closed for months
Much ado about an apology
Why discussing women, clothing, and religion isn’t a waste of time
The Palestinians are laying the groundwork for unilaterally declared statehood. If Israel prepares properly, the move can be a boon for the Jewish state, too.
Few women in top posts, significant pay gaps
But it’s still pretty lame
I.J. joins I.B. with his own Facebook ‘Appreciation Society’
Gawker runs it, instead
Famed gay activist was also a Jew
Bradley R. Smith and Mark Weber are at the center of the U.S. Holocaust-revisionism movement. Now they’re feuding with each other. The first of four parts in a Tablet investigative series.
While economy tanks and staffers get laid off
How do the products of an interfaith marriage choose their identities?
Yiddish playwright Jacob Gordin inspired fury and adulation