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.
April 29, 2013 2:31pm
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April 24, 2013 4:27pm
Tad Taube has devoted much of his fortune to reviving Jewish life in Poland, including millions for the recently opened Museum of the History of Polish Jews. JTA’s Ben Harris reports.
April 18, 2013 2:55pm
Brooklyn College did not engage in religious discrimination in its handling of an event critical of Israel, a report concluded.
April 18, 2013 2:18pm
A Brooklyn woman pleaded guilty to charges that she stole $1 million from a Jewish cemetery on Staten Island.
April 16, 2013 6:01pm
That’s the question that came up in the editing of my story today about the Michael Broyde scandal. It’s too soon to know whether the man looked to as a respected religious court judge and an expert on Jewish ethics can recover either mantle after the revelation of his own unethical behavior. But at least…
April 16, 2013 2:55pm
The revelation that Rabbi Michael Broyde, a prominent Jewish legal scholar, rabbi and professor at Emory University, systematically used a fake identity has raised questions about his academic and rabbinic future.
April 15, 2013 3:03pm
Rabbi Michael Broyde, a prominent Orthodox rabbi who admitted to creating a fake alternate identity, was suspended from the Beth Din of America.
March 31, 2013 9:02am
An undercover video captured the owner of a Los Angeles kosher meat market bringing unsealed boxes of chicken into his store, leading to the revocation of the store’s kosher certification.
March 28, 2013 2:19pm
A man claiming to represent the hackers behind one of the biggest attacks in Internet history made anti-Jewish statements.
March 19, 2013 9:41pm
Julio Acevedo, the driver of a car in an accident that killed a young hasidic couple in Brooklyn, was charged with manslaughter.