• February 1, 2013

    What Chutzpah! Reflections on the times and life of the New Yorker who saved the city in a brashly Jewish way

    Jewish Week

    Many eras could reasonably compete as the defining Jewish moment of New York City: pushcarts on the Lower East Side, the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire, the CCNY point-shaving scandal, the Ocean Hill-Brownsville teachers strike, the Brill Building's influence on the American songbook, and the garment industry's styling of American haute couture.

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