More than 9 million people around the world have clicked on a photo of a young, strikingly beautiful 23-year-old British woman wearing a bikini. Is she a supermodel? Not yet. In addition to her bathing suit, the photo also shows colostomy bags attached to the woman’s lower abdomen,...
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For years, Rina Deych was treated like she was crazy.
Fighting the Yom Kippur ritual of kapparot, she was told things had always been this way and if she kept up the battle, she would only incite anti-Semitism.
Year after year, people would kindly suggest she find another...
July 17, 2012 | 12:55 pm
Writer Aaron Sorkin gave a rare glimpse into his relationship with Judaism during a recent interview on NPR’s Fresh Air with Terry Gross.
During a conversation about Sorkin’s intellect—which he more or less downplayed, “I phonetically create the sound of smart people talking to each...
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A National Public Radio executive who was set to leave the station has apologized for videotaped comments that include saying that Jews control the print media.
Ron Schiller, president of the NPR Foundation and vice president for development, said his resignation scheduled for May 6...
November 18, 2010 | 11:32 am
Roger Ailes, the Fox News Channel chief, called National Public Radio executives “Nazis” and said “left-wing rabbis” make it difficult to use the term “Holocaust” on air.
Ailes made the comments in an interview with the Daily Beast’s Howard Kurtz, who was canvassing recent...
June 1, 2010 | 5:54 pm
The demigod journos at National Public Radio can do almost no wrong in my book, but they have to stop referring to the flotilla that Israel raided yesterday to tragic results as full of “pro-Palestinian” protesters.
On every newscast, every promo, there was NPR, describing the...
January 14, 2009 | 1:10 pm
Have you noticed that when people complain about bias in the media, it’s always bias against their own point of view and never bias in favor of their side?
When press accounts confirm your interpretation of events, they’re fair, accurate and objective. When the upshot of a news...
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The Committee for Accuracy in Middle East Reporting in America's (CAMERA) Andrea Levin wants to start a boycott. She has urged Jewish listeners to stop supporting National Public Radio (NPR). Levin said that NPR's coverage of events in the Middle East amounts to biased reporting and...
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