Seth Lipsky

Steinhardt Severs Forward Connection

04/21/2000
Staff Writer
Turmoil continued at the Forward newspaper this week as Jewish philanthropist and co-owner Michael Steinhardt decided to stop sinking his millions into the weekly. The news follows last week's resignation of Steinhardt's partner, editor Seth Lipsky, who 10 years after launching the English edition was reportedly forced out by the paper's liberal-minded Forward Association board because of his neo-conservative political views. Lipsky's resignation was announced by Harold Ostroff, chair of the board of directors of Forward Newspaper LLC.

The Worst Pogrom In History - 80 Years After

Wednesday, August 19th, 2009 Here’s some more on Hebron from Lubavitch.com, related to this week’s Media column.   Other pogroms may have had higher death totals but no pogrom was more barbaric.   Although the massacre took place at the end of August, the yahrtzeit for the Hebron martyrs is Av 17.  
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