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.
October 2, 2013 3:08pm
For the growing population of older retirees, Jewish spiritual practices can help foster a sense of meaning and purpose after their working years are done.
October 1, 2013 10:37am
New York City’s Commission on Human Rights is suing seven hasidic businesses in Brooklyn over their modesty signs.
October 1, 2013 7:04am
Germany’s largest Jewish communal organization, beset by crippling financial problems and internal struggles, is “at the edge of chaos,” a Jewish official said.
September 30, 2013 3:38pm
Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras told a Jewish audience that the extremist Golden Dawn party would be eliminated.
September 30, 2013 3:07pm
The CEO of the Chevra Hatzalah ambulance service resigned amid allegations that he conspired with William Rapfogel, the ex-CEO of the Metropolitan Council on Jewish Poverty, in an insurance scam on the Met Council.
September 23, 2013 4:24pm
Roy Naim, a leading Jewish activist for immigration reform, was arrested on child pornography charges.
September 23, 2013 2:31pm
Maria Patricia de Sousa was once a Baptist Sunday school teacher in Brazil. Now she’s Esther Goldberger, living in Montreal and running a fashion label for Orthodox women.
September 13, 2013 2:14pm
Kvetching Fire: The Jewish Hunger Games, a parody video, offers an entertaining take on the upcoming fast.
September 13, 2013 1:52pm
A Jerusalem resident running a religious cult was convicted of rape, sodomy and physical abuse of his six wives.
September 12, 2013 3:30pm
This Jewish mother of two helps clients communicate with lost loved ones for $1,000 an hour. And, she says, there’s an eight-year waitlist for her services.
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