is JTA's Israel correspondent.
February 4, 2014 3:40pm
In the wake of the Scarlett Johansson SodaStream controversy, even with more talk of boycotts, not all Israeli businesses operating in the West Bank are concerned.
February 3, 2014 12:29pm
Last month, JTA’s Ben Sales visited the youth village founded by philanthropist Anne Heyman.
January 22, 2014 11:26am
In the Nairobi slum of Kibera, a world of almost surreal poverty.
January 20, 2014 5:21pm
According to Hebrew University, Israeli corporate philanthropy soared nearly sevenfold between 1998 and 2008, and experts say the upward trend is continuing.
January 13, 2014 10:36am
For Israelis, Ariel Sharon was both hero and bete noire — a dichotomy that made eulogizing the former prime minister a challenge for the nation’s leaders.
January 11, 2014 6:42pm
A timeline of the former Israeli prime minister’s life.
January 9, 2014 12:18pm
Unsurprisingly, Birthright has been a huge financial boon for Israel. But now we know exactly how huge.
January 8, 2014 12:01pm
Tzipi Livni and Naftali Bennett don’t much like each other, and their latest speeches highlight a huge divide within Israel’s government over negotiations with Palestinians.
January 6, 2014 3:33pm
As head of the Israeli Chief Rabbinate’s personal status division, Rabbi Itamar Tubul was responsible for rejecting a proof-of-Jewishness letter from American Rabbi Avi Weiss.
January 6, 2014 11:34am
“No more prison, we want freedom” was the call of Africans demonstrating outside the U.S. and French embassies.