is JTA's former associate editor.
July 22, 2013 1:36pm
Helena, Ark., was down to its last half-dozen Jews before Doug Friedlander arrived as a Teach For America volunteer. Today he is the director of the county Chamber of Commerce.
July 19, 2013 8:57am
Orthodox Jews have lamented the so-called shidduch crisis for years. But is it really just the fault of guys who don’t want to date older women?
July 18, 2013 11:55pm
Sorry kosher sex fans. But the rabbinical group that was set to certify Wet personal lubricants as kosher has pulled out.
July 18, 2013 11:41am
Watch video of attacks reportedly on Jewish cars near Jerusalem’s Old City.
July 18, 2013 11:28am
Richard Finan didn’t think the Ohio State House was an appropriate venue for a Holocaust memorial. But what he did next is unlikely to help his cause.
July 17, 2013 1:21pm
JTA has obtained a copy of the new EU guidelines on the West Bank, Gaza, Golan Heights and eastern Jerusalem. Read em’ for yourself:
July 17, 2013 10:58am
One comes to understand many things after 97 years of life. Here’s one: Sex may fade, but love …. that’s forever. So says Issur Danielovitch, the man better known to the world as the nonagenarian actor Kirk Douglas.
July 10, 2013 3:40pm
Sarah Chandler, the director of earth based spiritual practice at the Isabella Freedman retreat center in Connecticut, gets swamped by a herd of goats that seem to really love her hair.
July 9, 2013 11:39am
Fresh off President Obama’s South Africa, and as the world still holds its breath for Nelson Mandela, Roger Cohen offers a reminiscence on the attitudes of South Africa’s Jews during apartheid.
July 1, 2013 10:16am
The family of the ailing South African leader thanks the Jewish community for its love and support.