is JTA's Israel correspondent.
January 6, 2014 11:34am
“No more prison, we want freedom” was the call of Africans demonstrating outside the U.S. and French embassies.
December 30, 2013 4:04pm
Unlike the Ethiopian Jews who arrived in Israel about the same time, Russian Israelis have made deep inroads into Israel’s politics and economy.
December 26, 2013 12:59pm
Shimon Peres sang “Jingle Bells” with a children’s choir. One problem: He didn’t seem to know the words.
December 26, 2013 10:38am
With a new election likely in the religiously divided city, expect a heated contest.
December 24, 2013 12:04pm
An Israeli startup is creating a range of popular children’s Christmas apps.
December 23, 2013 5:12pm
Disclosures that American intelligence monitored the emails of two former Israeli prime ministers has prompted a new round of calls for clemency for Jonathan Pollard.
December 16, 2013 2:56pm
Opponents just managed to scuttle a bill that would have resettled most of Israel’s nomadic Bedouin in recognized Bedouin towns. What is it about the recognized towns that’s so unappealing to Bedouin nomads?
December 16, 2013 12:30am
On a journey through Israel’s snow-covered capital, the city appears transformed even as some things are unchanged.
December 12, 2013 11:08am
The refusal to allow an Ethiopian-born Israeli lawmaker to donate blood has been met with charges of racism, but Israel also rejects blood from Britons.
December 10, 2013 2:24pm
Israel’s Negev Bedouin want to stop a government relocation plan. In the quest for political allies, they have looked to a surprising place.