Ari Feldman, The Jewish Daily Forward

Ari Feldman

The Jewish Daily Forward

New York, NY, United States

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Recent articles by Ari:

Take it from a Holocaust survivor: We need Non-Jews to stand up against anti-Semitism

Seeing anti-Semitism today, I’m far beyond my childhood capacity. I understand where this could go and what could happen to America. → Read More

Cash bail criminalized poverty. Fears about bail reform are misguided.

Amid the justified concern over anti-Semitic attacks, we as Jews should be vigilant not to let the pendulum swing back to a bad law. → Read More

What Jews can learn from the gay rights movement

Everything I learned from being Jewish eventually helped me when I came out as gay at 19. → Read More

Rally against anti-Semitism draws blockbuster crowd

A rally against anti-Semitism in New York is drawing thousands to call out attacks on Hasidic Jews. → Read More

Could Impeachment Keep Jewish Lawmakers In D.C. For High Holidays?

Top Democrats are saying a planned House recess to start impeachment hearings for Trump should be cancelled. But what about the High Holidays? → Read More

This New Year, Jews Will Remember And Pray In Synagogues They Hope Are Safer

As the Jewish High Holidays approach, synagogues are upgrading security and preparing for threats of active shooter scenarios. → Read More

If Paying For High Holy Day Seats Is Hard For You, Remember You’re Not Alone

High Holy Day costs are up this year, but that doesn't mean you have to stay home. How to ask for financial aid from synagogue. → Read More

Do American Jews Really Care About

Israeli elections will determine if Benjamin Netanyahu stays on as Prime Minister. But do American Jews understand the elections - or even care? → Read More

Jewish Boarding School That Closed After Financial Struggles Will Reopen

The statement comes days after the school entered into a financial arrangement with a Chinese education company. → Read More

The Riverdale Rabbi Who Cursed His Congregation

A Bronx and Yonkers synagogue, formed by the Hungarian Jewish community, witnessed an unusual outburst by a rabbi — right in front of the ark. → Read More

Jewish Boarding School That Closed Without Warning Sells Campus To Chinese Education Company

The school closed abruptly in June, after years of financial troubles. → Read More

This Rosh Hashanna, Jews Must Commit To Ending Climate Change

Take action to stop climate change before it’s too late. → 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

Instead Of ‘Netflix And Chill,’ They Log On To Their Synagogues

Jewish life is taking to the internet, with livestreaming, Zoom conferencing and Facebook groups creating new digital synagogues and seminaries. → Read More

Objections Grow As Germany Rebuilds Church With Historical Nazi Ties

Plans to rebuild Potsdam's Garrison Church, site of Hitler's historic handshake with President Hindenburg, face objections from the art world. → Read More

Before This Small Temple Closes, It’s Giving Its Torah To Another Community In Montana

A small Illinois Reform temple is closing, and donating its Torah scroll to a small congregation in Montana. → Read More

Anti-Semitic Beliefs Grow Among Evangelicals

Anti-Semitic beliefs are growing among some evangelical Christian communities, as Trump makes anti-Semitic claims about Jewish dual loyalty. → Read More

38 Former Yeshiva University Students File Sexual Abuse Lawsuit

38 plaintiffs are suing Yeshiva University for sexual abuse perpetrated and covered up by staff under New York's Child Victims Act. → Read More

Trump Quotes Jew-Turned-Evangelical Christian Calling Him ‘King Of Israel’

Donald Trump tweeted a Jew-turned-Evangelical Christian radio host calling him the "King of Israel" amid deepening controversy. → Read More

Alt-Right Pepe The Frog Symbol Appears In Hong Kong Protests

“It just looks funny and captures the hearts of so many youngsters,” said one protester. → Read More