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The Jewish Daily Forward

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Past articles by Jesse:

Amazon Would Still Like You To Buy ‘Tisha B’Av Jewish Rabbi Yoga Pants’

Tisha B'Av Jewish Rabbi Yoga Pants are, bizarrely, sold on Amazon. → Read More

Who Is White Nationalist Leader Richard Spencer?

Richard Spencer is an "alt-right," white nationalist leader. Here's what you need to know about him. → Read More

Why Doesn’t Hillel List Swarthmore Or Wesleyan In Its College Guide?

There are 981 schools listed in the Hillel College Guide, from IDC Herziliya to Southern Methodist. So why are Swarthmore and Wesleyan missing? → Read More

Israeli-Born Teen Inflicts Shock Defeat On Rafael Nadal

Denis Shapovalov, an 18 year-old born in Tel Aviv, defeated top-seed Rafael Nadal in the third round of the Roger's Cup. → Read More

BDS Embraced By Democratic Socialists — Including Jewish Members

Jewish members of the DSA voted overwhelmingly to endorse BDS. What does it mean for the organization, and for those Jews who voted against it? → Read More

The Koch Brothers Quietly Invested In ‘Wonder Woman’

The billionaire Koch brothers both invested in Steve Mnuchin's RatPac-Dune Entertainment, which made 'Wonder Woman,' among other recent movies. → Read More

Meet Steve Adler, Austin’s Mellow Mayor — Who’s Getting Feisty Under Trump

Austin Mayor Steven Adler wants to fight climate change and protect immigrants. But first, he's got to get past his own governor. → Read More

Israeli Police Arrest Antiquities Smugglers Connected To Hobby Lobby

Israeli police arrested five Palestinian antiquities dealers in Jerusalem in connection with the Hobby Lobby smuggling scandal. → Read More

Madonna Commemorates Tisha B’Av With Shirtless Photo

Kaballah devotee and world famous pop star Madonna commemorated the destruction of the two Temples with a topless Instagram post. → Read More

Fox News Worked With Trump Donor To Push Seth Rich Story, Lawsuit Claims

A new lawsuit obtained by NPR alleges that Fox News' fake Seth Rich story was concocted by a Trump donor to deflect questions about Russia ties. → Read More

Anthony Scaramucci Is Out, And Funny Tweets About It Are In

Just ten days after he was hired as White House Communications Director, Anthony Scaramucci was fired. Here's what Twitter had to say. → Read More

The Brave Jewish Woman Who Helped 37 Souls Survive The Holocaust — In A Cave

Etcia Goldberg evaded Nazi forces for 344 days, hiding in a cave known as Priest's Grotto. Now, her grandson tells her story for the first time. → Read More

New Evidence Of Babylonian Conquest Of Jerusalem Discovered

New evidence unearthed in the City of David further verifies the existence of an actual Babylonian conquest of First Temple-period Jerusalem. → Read More

Democrats Take Aim At GOP ‘Skinny Repeal’ Healthcare Plan

Sen. Brian Schatz of Hawaii had harsh words for the so-called "skinny repeal" of the ACA planned by Senate Republicans, calling it "garbage." → Read More

Nazi Replica Plane Makes Emergency Landing On Georgia Highway

A stunt pilot had to emergency-land his small plane painted to look like the Nazi-era Messerschmitt BF 109 on a highway near Atlanta. → Read More

5 Myths About Jews That Snopes Debunked — As Site Nears Brink

The myth-busting site is asking for donations for the first time, so we look back on our favorite debunked myths about the Jews. → Read More

Rodney Dangerfield Gets Respect With New Queens Plaque

A plaque honoring comedy legend Rodney Dangerfield (born Jacob Cohen) will be unveiled in his hometown of Kew Gardens, Queens, next week. → Read More

Israeli Man Uses Pizza Board To Stymie Stabbing Attack

24-year-old Shlomi Madar used a wooden pizza board to help subdue a terrorist who had begun to stab patrons at a nearby shawarma shop. → Read More

Journalist Says Israeli Army Radio Tried To Block Sheldon Adelson Report

Avner Hofstein says that Army radio tried to block his probe into misconduct in Sheldon Adelson's relationship with a Hadassah Medical Center. → Read More

Did Celebrity Jeweler Assisted In Murder Cover-Up, Lawsuit Alleges

A new lawsuit in the death of Joseph Comunale implicates celebrity jeweler Jeffery Rackover, just the latest twist in the murder investigation. → Read More