is JTA's former associate editor.
November 20, 2015 7:10am
Joel Laloux, who now lives in Israel, said it was “stupid and pointless” to suggest the concert hall was chosen because of its Jewish ties.
November 20, 2015 6:50am
Avrohom Goldstein, Ariel Potash and Sholom Schuchat are the latest conspirators sentenced to jail time for participating in a scheme to force Jewish men to grant their wives religious divorces.
November 20, 2015 6:37am
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu welcomes Pollard’s release and wishes him “joy and peace.”
November 19, 2015 3:26pm
Ezra Schwartz, from Sharon, was one of three people killed in a shooting near the settlement of Alon Shvut.
November 16, 2015 3:27pm
A 2009 JTA ranking of the top Jewish Twitter users helped lead Megan Phelps-Roper away from Westboro Baptist Church.
June 28, 2015 9:16pm
Rabbi Shmuley Boteach says that the American government should be involved in sanctioning any marriages — gay or straight.
June 19, 2015 3:25pm
A new U.S. government report, just weeks before a deadline for a nuclear accord with the Iran, says the Islamic Republic attempted to smuggle weapons into Gaza.
May 13, 2015 7:45pm
The daughter of former Michigan State Senator Gilda Jacobs and the mother of a 2-year-old, Jacobs was killed aboard the Amtrak train that derailed Tuesday in Philadelphia.
May 5, 2015 8:34pm
Etan Mintz, the rabbi of Baltimore’s oldest continually active synagogue, writes of a renewed sense interfaith commitment to bring city residents together and work toward systemic change.
April 7, 2015 10:58am
Is the nuclear deal with Iran the West’s “best bet” to thwart Tehran’s nuclear weapons ambitions, or is it a dangerous mistake that would give Iran a “free path” to the bomb?
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