is JTA's Israel correspondent.
March 4, 2015 11:19am
The leading contender to unseat Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on March 17, Isaac Herzog represents a change not just in substance, but in style.
March 4, 2015 10:11am
Israeli reactions to the speech focused on one question: What does this mean for the ballot box?
March 2, 2015 1:57pm
As head of the Yesh Atid party, Lapid’s objective now is less about convincing Israelis he has the mettle to be their leader than it is to prove he’s not simply a passing fad.
February 23, 2015 3:38pm
Politicians and students alike pay close attention to the mock election at Blich High near Tel Aviv, which has correctly predicted several unanticipated ballot results over the years.
February 23, 2015 10:19am
Even Israelis cringed at a rude exchange on a flight from Tel Aviv to Bulgaria.
February 17, 2015 2:51pm
The rise of personality politics in Israel is prompting a shift in party loyalties. Three Israeli families exemplify the trend.
February 17, 2015 10:14am
The producers of the video, which targets left-wing groups with a hooked nose Jew stooping to pick up gold coins, were accused of criminal incitement by the head of Peace Now.
February 16, 2015 8:45am
Jennifer Teege, born to a Nigerian father and German mother, found out in 2008 that her grandfather was the commandant of Plaszow concentration camp.
February 10, 2015 12:03pm
Founded just two months ago, the organization has hired a former Obama operative to help identify left-wing voters and get them to the polls on March 17.
February 9, 2015 11:59am
Israel’s former envoy to Washington, Oren enters politics after a career split between defending Israel and writing its history.