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.
August 28, 2011 1:22pm
A faculty member has demanded that the law school at the University of California, Los Angeles reject a $10 million gift from the brother of an infamous junk-bond trader.
July 26, 2011 2:17pm
Mark Zuckerberg and Benjamin Netanyahu head The Jerusalem Post’s second annual list of the world’s 50 Top Jews.
July 24, 2011 9:34pm
Ask Kirk Douglas for the proudest accomplishment in his 94 years and the iconic actor cites his actions in breaking the infamous Hollywood blacklist. The San Francisco Jewish Film Festival will honor his deed with its Freedom of Expression Award.
June 19, 2011 12:41pm
A Jewish congressman and three Lebanese-American colleagues are co-sponsoring a bill to eliminate U.S. aid to Lebanon if Hezbollah stays in the ruling government.
June 12, 2011 12:54pm
Al Schwimmer, a New York native whose actions were described by David Ben-Gurion as the Diaspora’s most important contribution to the survival of Israel, has died.
June 12, 2011 12:44pm
Influential Reps. Howard Berman and Brad Sherman may face off in the 2012 elections based on an initial draft of California’s new political map.
June 2, 2011 12:08pm
The Los Angeles Dodgers again will underwrite the baseball tournament at the Maccabiah Games in Israel, the Maccabiah Organizing Committee announced.
May 29, 2011 1:30pm
Swiss producer Arthur Cohn, a six-time Oscar winner, was honored for his body of work by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
May 12, 2011 1:13pm
Ex-California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger stole the show at the Israel Independence Day celebration in Los Angeles.
May 3, 2011 7:50pm
Americans and other volunteers reuning in Israel tell of their greatest experience in “My Brother’s Keeper,” a 40-minute documentary made by one of their own that also features historic newsreel footage and photos.