is JTA's Israel correspondent.
November 24, 2014 10:09am
What’s the big deal about calling the Jewish state “Jewish”? Here’s what you need to know about Israel’s nation-state bill, its prospects and implications.
November 23, 2014 9:25am
In an incendiary and now-deleted blog post, Rabbi Steven Pruzansky of Teaneck, N.J., called for Israel to collectively punish Palestinians until they realize “they have no future in the land of Israel.” He went so far as to suggest the Dome of the Rock be uprooted.
November 18, 2014 4:40pm
The four men killed in Tuesday’s brutal attack at a synagogue were rabbis who had immigrated to Jerusalem and lived on the same street.
November 18, 2014 3:44pm
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu singled out the Palestinian Authority president for inciting the deadly attack, but defenders of Abbas say he’s still a partner for peace.
November 10, 2014 2:26pm
Aimed at easing congestion and uniting the city’s far-flung neighborhoods, the train service has lately become a sign of rising tensions in the Israeli capital.
November 6, 2014 10:47am
Will a new letter from 100 generals sway Netanyahu?
November 5, 2014 5:25pm
Experts say the attacks are the result of a slow burn of anger that began with the July murder of Mohammed Abu Khdeir, the 16-year-old burned alive by Jewish extremists.
November 5, 2014 11:48am
Anna Varsanyi is a rare case of an Israeli immigrant considered Jewish by the Chief Rabbinate but whom the state says is not because an ancestor converted to Christianity.
November 3, 2014 4:33pm
A major new reform is the most significant response in decades to the estimated 400,000 Israelis who are not considered Jewish by the Chief Rabbinate and cannot marry in the Jewish state.
November 3, 2014 3:08pm
The Israeli at-home seltzer machine company has announced that it will close its West Bank factory and move the facility’s operations to southern Israel next year. Here’s why it matters.
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