is JTA's Israel correspondent.
December 4, 2014 4:57pm
A trip subsidized by an Orthodox outreach group gives Jewish moms a chance to get away from it all while getting in touch with their heritage.
December 3, 2014 5:12pm
The Israeli-Palestinian conflict was mostly absent from the last election in 2012, but that’s changed with a bloody war in Gaza and rising tensions in Jerusalem.
December 2, 2014 12:26pm
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said a day before the dismissals that the conduct of coalition partners had made it “impossible to govern.”
December 1, 2014 11:41am
The famed resort town is known for its swanky hotels, its swimming and snorkeling. But its residents are increasingly struggling with poverty and a lack of opportunity.
November 30, 2014 9:44am
At the Max Rayne Hand In Hand Jerusalem School, the city’s only Jewish-Arab primary and high school, is struggling to cope with an attack that comes in a year that has already been tougher than usual.
November 26, 2014 11:56am
The matter is of such gravitas that Reuven Rivlin decided it merited wading into the political fray, even though that’s not part of what the largely ceremonial president of Israel is supposed to do.
November 25, 2014 12:50pm
Young people involved in coexistence projects say xenophobic attitudes have flared on both sides because of this year’s violence.
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.