is JTA's correspondent in Rio de Janeiro. A freelance journalist and columnist, he contributes to Brazilian Jewish newspapers, magazines and news portals. He also produces news content for Web sites.
July 18, 2010 6:15pm
A Brazilian who made aliyah in the 1970s was appointed to Israel’s long vacant consul position in Sao Paulo.
May 17, 2010 5:09pm
A Jewish-led protest at a famous Rio de Janeiro beach called for the respect of human rights in Iran.
April 6, 2010 4:13pm
A pioneering free-trade agreement between Israel and a bloc of South American countries began operating.
March 1, 2010 5:20pm
Jose Mindlin, a Jewish bibliophile who owned the largest private library in Latin America, has died.
February 15, 2010 8:56pm
The Hashomer Hatzair youth movement is a centerpiece of an effort to engage Brasilia’s small Jewish community and build it for the next generation.
January 28, 2010 6:33pm
“It’s impossible to deny the Holocaust,” Brazil’s president said at a ceremony held in the oldest synagogue in the Western Hemisphere.
December 23, 2009 5:38pm
Brazil has set aside a day to honor Jewish immigrants to the country.
December 15, 2009 8:36pm
The mayor of Brazil’s largest city approved a Holocaust Remembrance Day beginning next year.
December 15, 2009 5:26pm
A group of Brazilian public school teachers will travel to Israel to learn about the Holocaust.
December 14, 2009 5:56pm
Brazil’s senate passed a bill to donate an area in the country’s capital city for a building to house Palestinian representation to the country.