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.
June 29, 2014 5:37am
Germany will not loosen its immigration restrictions for Jews from Ukraine, a spokesman for the German Interior Ministry said.
June 24, 2014 6:39am
An 83-year-old man was thrown to the ground during a solidarity rally in Germany for three Israeli teens kidnapped in the West Bank.
June 20, 2014 11:24am
Berlin’s Jewish museum has selected as its new leader a non-Jewish scholar of Jewish studies.
June 18, 2014 4:20pm
Stephan Kramer, a Jewish leader in Germany, was named director of the American Jewish Committee’s new European Office on Anti-Semitism.
June 16, 2014 8:55am
Germany and Israel agreed to cooperate on finding the heirs to art that was stolen or looted from Jews during the Nazi era.
June 12, 2014 12:25pm
Germany was ordered to pay the heirs of a Jewish department store chain nearly $68 million in restitution and interest for properties confiscated by the Nazis.
June 12, 2014 12:12pm
A Matisse painting in the collection of Cornelius Gurlitt in Munich was stolen by the Nazis from its Jewish owner, a German task force confirmed.
June 6, 2014 9:23am
The German Bundestag unanimously passed legislation approving back payments of so-called ghetto pensions for Jewish survivors.
May 23, 2014 8:35am
The former spokesperson of Cornelius Gurlitt said only eight of the late collector’s 1,400 paintings are likely to have been stolen from Jews.
May 19, 2014 5:46pm
Far-right parties are riding an anti-EU wave to become a powerful force in the next European Parliament.
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