is the online coordinator for JTA.
June 26, 2013 12:51pm
The 1989 sexual molestation conviction of Jesse Friedman, then 19, was justified, according to the suburban New York district attorney’s office that was accused of bungling the case.
June 24, 2013 1:56pm
Has the BDS movement accomplished anything?
June 20, 2013 3:40pm
In 1978, Nazis marched in Skokie Illinois, embroiling the country in an argument about free speech.
June 18, 2013 4:40pm
For his 90th birthday, Shimon Peres hosted numerous politicians and celebrities and spoke of his life and his vision of peace for the future.
June 18, 2013 11:46am
An officer in the IDF stopped a soldier from reading personal poetry on the radio because it would “ruin the image of a combat soldier.”
June 17, 2013 9:56am
Yeshivat Maharat ordained its first class of female spiritual leaders Sunday morning in New York.
June 14, 2013 1:47pm
Last week was Anne Frank’s 84th birthday, and the anniversary of the first post in the diary that made her a household name.
June 13, 2013 12:57pm
Most of us learned at a young age that the best way to deal with people who do stupid things just to get attention is to ignore them. The geniuses at Bravo not only know this, but count on us to forget this. The first time I saw a Housewives show, I literally could not…
June 11, 2013 1:15pm
It’s hard to know what to make of Israel’s use of social media. Some of the IDF’s online campaigns have been downright bizarre, like its strange Golden Girls soundtracked “trailer” for President Obama’s visit, or its decision to live tweet updates of the Six-Day War, as if the conflict were happening in real time. Then of course, there…
June 7, 2013 11:00am
A new app gives a Southern dialect to the Bible.
- Bomb threats hit at least 10 JCCs, Jewish day schools across country
- Bomb threats hit at least 8 JCCs, Jewish day schools across country
- U.S. authorities almost deport French Jewish Holocaust era scholar
- Natalie Portman will not attend Academy Awards due to pregnancy
- 100 headstones overturned at Philadelphia Jewish cemetery
- Jewish prankster fools ‘Britain’s Got Talent’ judges with ‘crappy’ rapping rabbi act
- US authorities almost deport French Jewish Holocaust era scholar
- ADL offers reward for information about Philadelphia Jewish cemetery vandals
- Swastika made of feces found at Rhode Island school
- Bomb threats hit at least 21 JCCs, Jewish day schools across country
- Tom Perez wins DNC chair, names Keith Ellison deputy, after race that included focus on Jewish issues