Julie Wiener is a features writer for JTA. Previously, she was the associate editor of The New York Jewish Week, where she wrote about education, food and assorted other topics along with intermarriage.
October 27, 2013 2:04pm
Naama Bloom says it’s better not to wait until your daughter is about to get her period to discuss it.
October 25, 2013 3:11pm
Driven in part by concerns about easy access to pornography and the inadequacy of existing resources, a number of women have launched new initiatives to enhance Jewish sex education.
October 24, 2013 4:35pm
Jewish organizations are trying to leverage an annual guide of 50 innovating projects to capture the attention of donors.
October 24, 2013 11:21am
A pro-Israel group is calling on public schools in a suburban Boston district to remove “hateful education materials from their curricula.”
October 24, 2013 10:45am
Eighteen organizations made their debut on the annual Slingshot Guide of the 50 most innovative Jewish groups.
October 22, 2013 5:59pm
A growing network of liberal burial societies are hoping to popularize and broaden participation in Jewish burial rituals that traditionally have been limited to Orthodox auspices.
October 21, 2013 3:00pm
New York’s outgoing mayor acknowledged he didn’t need the prize money, which he said he will probably donate to some “unconventional” cause in the Middle East.
October 15, 2013 1:21pm
More than 600 participants attended the first Limmud educational experience in Peru.
October 14, 2013 6:14pm
Some commentators are arguing that the recent Pew survey offers good news for American Jews.
October 14, 2013 4:17pm
The lead author of a recent study that found kosher chicken has twice the frequency of antibiotic-resistant bacteria than non-kosher is a senior at an elite prep school in New York City.