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.
October 24, 2013 8:49am
Israel can become the third nation ever to land on the moon, Israeli entrepreneur Yanki Margalit said at a conference in Berlin for Jewish entrepreneurs.
October 21, 2013 6:56am
A German government report and an investigation by the main Jewish weekly in Germany differ on the number of reported attacks on synagogues there over the past five years.
October 16, 2013 3:39pm
The Conservative movement will open a seminary in Germany near Berlin.
October 14, 2013 10:40am
An interactive video game will allow users to relive a day in the life of young Holocaust diarist Anne Frank.
September 22, 2013 8:59am
Marcel Reich-Ranicki, a German-Jewish author and literary critic sometimes referred to in Germany as the “pope of literature,” has died.
September 15, 2013 12:51pm
Thomas Bach, the newly elected president of the International Olympic Committee, said he will resign from an Arab-German trade group that boycotts goods from Israel.
September 11, 2013 7:21am
Heirs of four German-Jewish art dealers are gearing up for a fight over a treasure they say was forced from their families’ hands on orders of Hitler deputy Hermann Goering.
September 4, 2013 1:05pm
Plans for a memorial in Munich to 11 Israelis and a German police officer murdered at the 1972 Summer Olympics there were unveiled.
August 30, 2013 10:15am
The Dusseldorf Jewish community is pushing for a boycott of a Roger Waters concert in the city.
August 20, 2013 2:42pm
Chancellor Angela Merkel, making the first visit by a German head of state to the Dachau memorial, said it was “a very significant moment for me.”