is JTA's Israel correspondent.
May 28, 2015 12:51pm
Rabbi Shlomo Riskin believes Israel’s Chief Rabbinate is challenging his job because his decisions on women and conversions question the Rabbinate’s hard lines on Jewish law.
May 27, 2015 12:05pm
The FIFA corruption scandal may leave the international soccer organization unwilling to face the added controversy of suspending Israel.
May 26, 2015 11:33am
Those who support a new clause linking vaccination to child subsidies say it’s a necessary public health measure, aimed at forcing the hand of those who refuse to vaccinate their children.
May 21, 2015 3:16pm
The four-term senator in an interview with JTA expressed concern over support for Israel in the Democratic Party, but said 2016 is an opportunity for a shift.
May 20, 2015 1:42pm
Some Israeli fans are racist, and that must be condemned. But so are many fans across Europe and throughout the world.
May 20, 2015 9:59am
Another set of women in powerful positions, another haredi Orthodox paper erasing them.
May 19, 2015 11:59am
FIFA is slated to vote on a Palestinian proposal to suspend Israel from international play. JTA breaks down what led up to this point and what Israel is doing to prevent this outcome.
May 18, 2015 12:22pm
On Wikipedia, few topics present as great a challenge to Wales’ prized neutrality as the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, where every word or snippet of information can be imbued with ideology.
May 18, 2015 11:09am
Classes at the inaugural Limmud TLV took on topics from political campaigns in the Bible to Judaism’s anarchic side.
May 12, 2015 4:25pm
Nahnu is vying for council seats and the mayoralty in this north-central Israeli city, where women have traditionally stayed out of the public sphere.