is JTA's correspondent for Germany, Switzerland and Austria. A former assistant director of the American Jewish Committee's Berlin office, she has also worked as staff writer and editor at the New York Jewish Week. She has won numerous awards from the New York Press Association and the American Jewish Press Association. She has published books on Holocaust history for teen-agers.
May 14, 2015 12:23pm
A cuddly photo of Israeli President Reuven Rivlin and his German counterpart, Joachim Gauck, appeared below the fold. Above the fold was the paper’s usual sexy lady.
May 7, 2015 4:23pm
Timeline: Highlights from 50 years of relations — from Abba Eban’s historic visit to Bonn to Israeli fears of a reunited Germany to this summer’s planned Maccabi Games in Berlin.
April 29, 2015 12:48pm
With most survivors well into their 80s and 90s, some observers worry that Holocaust remembrance, even in Germany, is becoming empty and perfunctory.
April 26, 2015 4:56pm
Seventy years after the camp’s liberation, dozens personally touched by the history — including children born at a nearby DP camp — return to the site to share memories.
February 24, 2015 12:53pm
Helen Mirren stars in “Woman in Gold,” the story of the restitution of Gustav Kilmt’s “Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer I,” which premiered last week at the Berlinale International Film Festival.
January 27, 2015 3:33pm
Some 300 Holocaust survivors — most in their 80s and 90s — traveled this week to Poland to mark the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz, where 1.1 million people were sent to their deaths.
July 24, 2014 10:47pm
Forgotten for almost half a century, Rabbi Regina Jonas inspires a tour and tribute featuring America’s first female Reform, Conservative, Reconstructionist and Orthodox rabbis.
May 19, 2014 5:46pm
Far-right parties are riding an anti-EU wave to become a powerful force in the next European Parliament.
February 21, 2014 1:58pm
JTA’s Berlin correspondent managed to get in touch with descendants of the former owner of a valuable musical instrument now in the possession of a German foundation.
February 20, 2014 10:56am
Imagine standing on line in a Berlin theater for a film about Nazi war criminal Heinrich Himmler and having the ticket-taker smilingly tell you, in German of course, to “Enjoy.”