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  • Hikind apologizes for Purim blackface

    February 25, 2013 | 3:41 pm

    Dov Hikind apologized after coming under criticism for dressing up in blackface for Purim.

    "I'm sorry people were offended," Hikind said Monday at a press conference outside his Flatbush home, according to the New York Daily News. "In hindsight, I should have picked something...

  • Designer John Galliano dresses as Chasid for N.Y. Fashion Week show

    February 13, 2013 | 10:33 am

    John Galliano, the former Christian Dior fashion head who was fired after making anti-Semitic slurs in a Paris cafe, dressed as a Chasidic Jew at New York Fashion Week.

    Galliano, who was praised recently by the Anti-Defamation League for his efforts at rehabilitation, wore a long...

  • Hikind, prominent N.Y. Dem, won’t endorse Weprin to replace Weiner

    August 23, 2011 | 11:02 am

    Democratic New York Assemblyman Dov Hikind, an Orthodox Jew, announced that he will not support the Democratic candidate to replace former Rep. Anthony Weiner.

    Democratic candidate David Weprin, is also a New York assemblyman and an Orthodox Jew, but the influential Hikind objects...