is JTA’s CEO and editor in chief.
July 18, 2013 11:11pm
Shimon Peres has always been a man with big ideas. But this is his best one ever… Get Amar’e Stoudemire to play for the Israeli national team!
July 15, 2013 10:39pm
Sam Norich speaks out.
July 14, 2013 7:19pm
No, not the guy who used to write for JTA from Washington and is now at AIPAC. We mean the former congressman. Here’s the news brief. And check out his I’m-happy-to-be-taking-the-job video statement.
July 12, 2013 12:07pm
Over at the New York Jewish Week, Gary Rosenblatt reports on the $90 million that the Leona and Harry Helmsley Trust Fund has spent on Israel causes. And we’re not talking dog biscuits.
July 3, 2013 9:51pm
Ken Kramarz, executive director of Camp Tawonga, has issued a statement about the falling tree that killed one staffer and injured four others.
July 3, 2013 10:02am
In mourning Bill Gray, the highest-ranking African American to serve in Congress, it should be remembered that during a racially polarized era he talked the talk and walked the walked on black-Jewish relations.
June 29, 2013 11:18pm
The following message was sent out today by Rabbi Mark Covitz, director of the URJ Goldman Union Camp (Camp GUCI) in Zionsville, Indiana.
June 26, 2013 1:55pm
If you want to know if Congress will pass new legislation to put teeth back into the Voting Rights Act, keep your eye on Eric Cantor.
June 19, 2013 10:11pm
Just heard the news about James Gandolfini. From my Forward days: a Jewish take on Tony Soprano and psychoanalysis.
June 13, 2013 12:50pm
Season three of Games of Thrones has come to an end, but the Orthodox version is heating up in Manhattan, with a Litvak scion becoming the rabbi at the country’s oldest synagogue and its most prominent Sephardic congregation.