Alyssa Fisher, The Jewish Daily Forward

Alyssa Fisher

The Jewish Daily Forward

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Recent articles by Alyssa:

Bari Weiss Has Answers, But She’s Not Asking The Right Questions

The big question about Bari Weiss’s “How to Fight Anti-Semitism” is: Who is it for? → Read More

Neo-Nazi Who Wore Swastika Underwear Found Guilty Of Terror Plot

An English neo-Nazi who collected Adolf Hitler and Klu Klux Klan memorabilia was found guilty of the charges he faced under anti-terror laws. → Read More

Small Hawaiian Island Gets First Reform Rabbi

Rob Kvidt will be the first to take on this role. A member for 16 years, he was ordained just a few months ago, in June. → Read More

Heckler Calls Hillel Rabbi ‘Hitler’ At Anti-Hate Rally

An event promoting solidarity against hate in Indiana was disrupted when a man heckled its message. → Read More

This Innocent-Seeming Group Is Actually A Major White Nationalist Organization

The “American Identity Movement” hands out flyers calling on people to “embrace your identity.” But leaked chats show it’s a white nationalist front. → Read More

Bernie Sanders Brings His Softball A-Game To Iowa’s Field of Dreams

Senator Bernie Sanders was a natural while playing softball at Iowa’s Field of Dreams on Tuesday. → Read More

California High School Team Gives Nazi Salute During Awards Ceremony

A Southern California high school water polo team gave a Nazi salute during an awards ceremony last year. → Read More

Congressman Apologizes For Accusing Jewish Ambassador Of Dual Loyalty

Ted Lieu of California apologized for accusing David Friedman, U.S. Ambassador to Israel, of dual loyalty; he didn't realize it was anti-Semitic. → Read More

The Left Can No Longer Excuse Its Anti-Semitism

Reps. Tlaib and Omar posted a cartoon by an anti-Semitic artist this week. Democrats need to show that they've had enough with this nonsense. → Read More

Tlaib, Omar Share Image From ‘Holocaust Cartoon Contest’ Finalist

Representatives Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib shared a cartoon by a finalist of Iran's annual Holocaust cartoon contest. → Read More

Man Pleads Guilty To Anti-Semitic Harassment, Only Fined $25

Bahar Arar cursed at and abused one of the Jewish demonstrators at a pro-Israel event. The community feels he deserved a harsher punishment. → Read More

Several Hospitalized After Truck Drives Into Jewish ICE Protestors

Several were taken to the hospital after a pickup truck drove into a row of Jewish protestors at an ICE detention center in Rhode Island. → Read More

Who Is WeWork Co-Founder Adam Neumann?

Fun fact: He began celebrating Shabbat to keep his ego in check. → Read More

Jewish Men Attacked During Attempted Robberies In Brooklyn

There were three separate but similar attacks, in which all the victims were punched in the face. → Read More

Holocaust Denier Banned From France For 40 Years

After getting stopped on her way to France, a convicted Holocaust denier learned she is banned from entering the country for 40 years. → Read More

Curt Schilling, Baseball Star And Collector Of Nazi Relics, May Run For Congress

Former Major League Baseball pitcher Curt Schilling, who once compared Muslims to Nazis, is considering running for Congress. → Read More

‘Jude’ Etched On Front Door Of Los Angeles Synagogue

“Seeing ‘Jude’ written on there as clearly a neo-Nazi-type term… that was very upsetting to me,” said Rabbi Gabriel Botnick. → Read More

Neo-Nazi Leader Must Pay $700K To Black Student Targeted In ‘Troll Storm’

The American University student government president was awarded $700,000 in a case against Andrew Anglin of the neo-Nazi website Daily Stormer. → Read More

Epstein’s Case Deserves An Investigation, Not Conspiracy Theories

The Epstein case, including his links to powerful figures, require a thorough investigation by the FBI, not conspiracy theories. → Read More

As Candidates Descend On Iowa, So Do ‘Campaign Kippahs’

Want to endorse your favorite candidate? Put it on a kippah. → Read More