is JTA's editorial assistant. She was a Fulbright scholar in Ukraine. Her poetry and nonfiction writing have been published in Tuesday Magazine, the Gamut, The Birch, Tablet, The Starry Night Review and elsewhere. Follow her on Twitter at @chick_in_kiev.
November 18, 2013 4:46pm
The Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany (Claims Conference) has received a $4 million grant from The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation to provide emergency assistance to Holocaust survivors in North America.
November 18, 2013 11:25am
Organizers of last week’s intentional communities conference in Maryland say many have had a taste of Jewish communal living and are hungry for more.
November 12, 2013 5:41pm
The father and uncle of a man who has refused to give his wife a religious divorce temporarily resigned from ArtScroll.
November 12, 2013 5:34pm
Tighter border security means Israeli marijuana smokers are turning to sources closer to home.
November 7, 2013 3:44pm
Matti Friedman, author of “The Aleppo Codex,” won the 2014 Sami Rohr Prize for Jewish Literature.
November 7, 2013 9:52am
Asylum Arts, a nonprofit group that hopes to empower and connect Jewish artists, was launched in New York.
November 5, 2013 3:50pm
Advocacy groups and agunot are using the power of the media in the battle to get women religious writs of divorce.
October 31, 2013 4:30pm
The coffee giant looks to conquer tea and is waiting for Jewish dietary certification.
October 31, 2013 3:44pm
A 21-year-old Utah man was indicted on federal hate crimes charges for firing shots at a Salt Lake City synagogue last year.
October 31, 2013 2:46pm
Some last-minute ideas for Jewish-themed Halloween costumes for 2013.
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- White supremacist, neo-Nazi posters hung at Emerson College
- Jewish, progressive groups bring Congress 1M signatures opposing Trump’s Bannon appointment
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- Burger King Israel introduces doughnut burger for Hanukkah