The Forward relaunches its Yiddish site

From Columbia Journalism Review Fri Jan 25 2013, 08:00:00

By Hazel Sheffield The 116-year-old, Yiddish-language edition of The Forward is scaling back its print operations from weekly to biweekly to redirect resources to a revamped, Yiddish-language website. From February 4, Forverts will live primarily at yiddish.forward.com, to be updated daily with a mix of the paper's existing news features and new Yiddish audio reports from freelance journalists in seven...

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