is JTA's Los Angeles correspondent. A veteran journalist, he also writes for the Jerusalem Post, the Los Angeles Jewish Journal and the London Jewish Chronicle.
October 11, 2015 6:37am
Frankel’s exploits for Israel were featured in the 2014 documentary film “Above and Beyond.”
October 4, 2015 3:39am
The Los Angeles spiritual leader marched with Martin Luther King Jr. and helped launch the Save Soviet Jewry movement, and was a co-founder of the University of Judaism.
October 1, 2015 12:58pm
Germany’s official submission for the Oscars’ foreign-language category examines one man’s quest to bring former SS guards to justice in the 1960s.
September 13, 2015 5:14am
A prolific blogger and contributor to several white supremacist publications, John Friend claimed that the Holocaust was made up by the “Jewish-dominated media.”
August 23, 2015 7:01am
Bubis established the School of Jewish Communal Service, now the Zelikow School of Jewish Nonprofit Management, at the Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion’s Los Angeles campus in 1968.
August 13, 2015 2:54pm
In a full-page Jewish Journal ad 98 signatories, identifying themselves as “American Jewish supporters of Israel,” said “killing the deal would be a tragic mistake.”
August 2, 2015 6:21am
Moshe Matsri, known as “Moshe the Religious,” had close ties with the Israel-based Abergil organized crime family, prosecutors said.
July 21, 2015 4:02pm
The Vienna native played the role more than any other actor. He was also nominated for an Oscar and recorded Hebrew and Yiddish folk music.
July 21, 2015 6:56am
Lenart led an air attack with four airplanes on the Egyptian advance columns during Israel’s War of Independence, causing them to retreat.
July 20, 2015 6:18am
Not to be outdone by Los Angeles, a New York City penthouse owned by the late comedian Joan Rivers sold for its asking price of $28 million.
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- BDS activists prevented from boarding flight to Israel
- Pope Francis appeals for ‘moderation and dialogue’ over Temple Mount violence
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- Second anti-Israel protest staged outside Istanbul synagogue
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