is JTA's Israel correspondent.
June 2, 2014 12:44pm
The former Knesset speaker, hailed as a defender of democratic norms, has compared Reform Judaism to “idol worship.”
May 28, 2014 10:10am
On Jerusalem Day, Israel commemorates a lesser-known holiday in memory of would-be immigrants who did not survive the trek to Israel.
May 27, 2014 1:10pm
The Israeli-Palestinian conflict loomed large over Pope Francis’s visit to Israel and the West Bank.
May 26, 2014 4:07pm
The former New York City mayor accepted the inaugural $1 million Genesis Prize at a ceremony in Jerusalem hosted by Jay Leno.
May 26, 2014 11:31am
Likud MK and Israeli presidential candidate Reuven Rivlin hasn’t had the kindest words for Reform Judaism.
May 21, 2014 1:05pm
On Monday night, New York teen Tamara Freudenstein had two missions — to persuade people to give money to charity, and to care about fashion.
May 19, 2014 12:17pm
Israeli horse-riding culture lags behind Europe and the United States, but two Americans are determined to change things.
May 18, 2014 2:22pm
For a parallel to the party change that just took place in India’a national elections, observers of the world’s largest democracy could look to Israel.
May 13, 2014 1:02pm
Settler attacks on non-Jewish property and Israeli institutions have proliferated since the collapse of peace talks, prompting calls for a more robust government response.
May 12, 2014 2:09pm
Some women who took the Israeli Chief Rabbinate’s kosher supervision exam last week — the first time the exam was open to women — see the development as entrenching, not changing, female roles in Orthodoxy.