is JTA's former associate editor.
January 22, 2014 3:56pm
The Canadian PM did all the usual Israel stuff — visited Yad Vashem and the Western Wall, picked up an honorary degree, and performed a cover of a classic Beatles’ song.
January 16, 2014 1:52pm
Stephen Harper is well-known for his staunch support of Israel. He’s less well-known for performing Beatles’ covers.
January 6, 2014 10:58am
New York City officials have slammed the New York Post for its handling of a murdered Brooklyn real estate developer. But was it anti-Semitic?
December 24, 2013 10:16am
Hillel may not be guilty of censorship by declining to invite non-Zionists into the Jewish discussion. But that decision does have its costs.
December 10, 2013 10:59am
New York Times columnist David Brooks returned the love reflected in Yeshiva University’s decision to bestow an honorary degree at its annual convocation this week.
December 9, 2013 1:59pm
MTV’s “Rebel Music” series covers Israeli and Palestinian musicians trying to cross a cultural divide through music.
December 5, 2013 2:46pm
Iranian state television accuses the “Daily Show” host of being an instrument of the Zionist lobby.
November 6, 2013 3:03pm
It’s surely a sign of the times that when I saw the email today about Seattle-based Orthodox African-American rapper Nissim, my first response was — again?
November 5, 2013 11:22am
Reform leader Rick Jacobs is likely the first leader of his movement to attend the annual conference of Chabad emissaries.
November 4, 2013 11:27am
Thousands of Chabad emissaries gathered Sunday evening for the capstone of their annual conference, or kinus.