is JTA's Israel correspondent.
October 23, 2014 5:08pm
The new president, the Likud party’s elder statesman, has been his country’s most vocal politician in recent history on issues of racial discrimination and violence.
October 20, 2014 3:21pm
The youngest female legislator in Israeli history says budget transparency is the key to solving nearly every social problem — including Israeli-Palestinian peace.
October 15, 2014 11:35am
Buoyed by a growing awareness of factory farming methods and national vegan staples like falafel and hummus, Israel is now home to what activists say is one of the highest percentages of vegans in the world.
October 7, 2014 5:17pm
Arabs in Silwan see the new arrivals as infiltrators, but the neighborhood’s Jewish residents see no reason why they can’t live in an area of the Israeli capital rich in Jewish history.
October 3, 2014 10:31am
For $50,000, your family can live in a very classy hut for eight days.
September 30, 2014 4:43pm
Two recent incidents involving haredi Orthodox men refusing to sit next to women have some calling on Israel’s national airline to address the issue of gender and seating on its flights.
September 30, 2014 2:31pm
A group of Israeli researchers is in a years-long quest to produce wine identical to that consumed in ancient Israel.
September 23, 2014 11:34am
Driving an increase in aliyah are Jews who are dying to get out of their home countries — or, in some cases, getting out so they don’t die.
September 23, 2014 6:58am
The majority of Israelis support legalizing civil marriage, and recognizing Conservative and Reform conversions, according to a just-released poll.
September 22, 2014 11:38am
Once a social hub for Glasgow Jews, the Jewish names on the clubhouse walls are among the few remaining hints of Bonnyton Golf Club’s religious roots.