is JTA’s managing editor, responsible for coordinating JTA’s editorial team. He re-joined JTA in 2007 after a stint doing independent reporting in Israel and the Arab world. Before that, he served as New York bureau chief of the Jerusalem Post. An award-winning journalist, he has served as JTA’s news editor and worked as a reporter for a variety of publications in the United States and in Israel.
September 3, 2013 11:52am
The New York Police Department investigated Kahane Chai, a militant Jewish group, for threats against Rabbi Shmuley Boteach.
September 3, 2013 11:23am
More Jews give to non-Jewish causes than Jewish causes, and Jews overall are more generous givers than non-Jews, according to a new survey.
August 28, 2013 10:19am
Chris Matthews was dead wrong when he declared that Hitler didn’t use chemical weapons during World War II.
August 27, 2013 3:06pm
Skeleton racer Bradley Chalupski has been training for the Olympic Games since immigrating to Israel last year, but the qualifiers and the Israeli Olympic Committee still stand in his way.
August 26, 2013 1:47pm
The only Jewish day school in New Orleans is down to 29 students, only about half of whom are Jewish. But the federation leader says the school’s struggles are not representative of the community’s overall health.
August 26, 2013 12:14pm
A Florida school board is reviewing whether the Ben Gamla Hebrew charter school network violates the law by mixing religion in with public schooling.
August 20, 2013 11:20am
Jewish fans of “Breaking Bad,” fear not: There’s finally a Jewish angle to the show.
August 6, 2013 2:45pm
Today, the very notion of fighting a battle against intermarriage in America seems as likely to succeed as a war against rain: It’s going to happen, like it or not. The question is how to react.
August 1, 2013 4:17pm
If you want to lead a major Reform Jewish organization, here’s a piece of advice: Join the Westchester Reform Temple.
August 1, 2013 10:12am
A judge in Geneva sentenced a Swiss blogger to six months in jail for denying the Holocaust and inciting hate.