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2nd Jewish-American journalist speaks of sexual misconduct

2nd Jewish-American journalist speaks of sexual misconduct

Avital Chizhik's Twitter accusation followed accusations of assault by a Los Angeles Jewish journalist against Ari Shavit of Haaretz.

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Ari Shavit in Beverly Hills, Ca., May 5, 2015 (Jason Kempin/Getty Images)

Israeli journalist Ari Shavit apologizes for ‘misunderstanding’ in response to reporter’s sexual assault account


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Reporter for US Jewish newspaper says she was sexually assaulted by eminent Israeli journalist

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