is a JTA correspondent in South Africa. A law graduate and psychology major, she is the Cape Town correspondent for the South African Jewish Report. She contributes to London's Jewish Chronicle, is a reporter for the Cape Jewish Chronicle and has been published in the Cape Times and Cape Argus.
September 26, 2007 9:00am
The Palestinian Authority shut down the West Bank branch of a TV channel that had incited children to hate Israel.
February 14, 2007 10:00am
Florence Melton, who in her 70s pioneered a concept in adult Jewish education that was named for her and became a global enterprise, died in Florida at the age of 95.
December 6, 2006 10:00am
South Africa’s Jewish community has accused the country’s censorship watchdog group of anti-Israel, pro-Islamist bias.
December 3, 2006 10:00am
On the advice of her religiously observant daughter, a secular mother studied Torah in Jerusalem with an outreach group. She’s not buying a wig just yet, but feels enriched.
May 14, 2006 9:00am
Following pressure from the community, South Africa’s president promised Jewish leaders that he would not meet with Hamas members after all.
August 30, 2005 9:00am
The Cape Town Holocaust center and South Africa’s department of education held a seminar for educators to explore how social Darwinism, race and eugenics motivated Nazi ideology and partially influenced apartheid ideology.
August 28, 2005 9:00am
Divote, a South African Jewish community initiative, brings help and happiness into the lives of young Israelis affected by terrorism.
June 23, 2005 9:00am
A South African Jewish seniors association is creating a cookbook that will not only be a great source of recipes of the country’s unique cuisine, but will also provide a social history of South African Jewry.
November 24, 2004 10:00am
A descendant of Swazi royals recounts his journey from language student in South Africa to Orthodox rabbi in Israel.
November 15, 2004 10:00am
A new book investigates the history of a hardy band of Jewish pioneers in Namaqualand, a remote, arid region in South Africa.
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