is JTA's news editor. In his seven years with JTA, he has reported from more than 15 countries. His writing has appeared in the Wall Street Journal, the Boston Globe, New York magazine, among other publications.
November 12, 2012 4:31pm
Jewish activist Mason Tvert was behind the effort to sell the unprecedented marijuana legalization law that passed in Colorado.
November 6, 2012 9:00pm
In South Florida, Jewish voters talk about social issues and Israel at the conclusion of a bitterly fought presidential campaign.
November 1, 2012 7:39pm
A tour of the devastation in coastal Brooklyn revealed a deluged Jewish school, a synagogue with wet Torah scrolls and silent Jewish institutions.
October 30, 2012 6:03pm
Social media outlets became lifelines during the storm, enabling residents to commiserate, share information and appeal for or offer help.
May 29, 2012 3:52pm
A pro-Israel activist is hoping that his scathing documentary on the United Nations — to be released nationwide — brings focus to what he says is the world body’s global ineffectiveness.
April 11, 2012 2:30pm
Leaders of the Israeli Reform and Conservative movements sent a letter of complaint to the Israeli government charging that Israeli hotels discriminate against non-Orthodox Jews.
April 11, 2012 2:10pm
Israel’s navy is reportedly cooperating with its Lebanese counterpart to prevent foreign ships from approaching Israeli waters.
April 11, 2012 12:58pm
Iran’s chief nuclear negotiator said his country was prepared to offer “new initiatives” at upcoming nuclear talks in Istanbul.
April 6, 2012 3:04pm
A $200 million lawsuit alleged gross misconduct at a well-known Jewish cemetery in Florida.
April 6, 2012 2:54pm
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu blasted a German poet who wrote that Israel is a threat to world peace.