is JTA's senior writer and former managing editor. Follow him on Twitter at @urielheilman.
January 14, 2015 11:56am
In a startling photo, an eight-day-old infant offers his take on metzitzah b’peh. But is it about the new de Blasio regulations, or the controversial penis-sucking rite?
January 12, 2015 4:50pm
The crux of the dispute: Does Diaspora Jewish life have a future?
January 9, 2015 4:40pm
The two sieges that transfixed France and much of the world on Friday epitomize the problem Islamic radicalism poses in the heart of Europe: It’s a danger to civilized society generally, but especially to Jews.
January 7, 2015 5:20pm
A two-week operation to squeeze 40,000 pounds of pomegranates is a small part of the work of a Skverer organization devoted to helping sick Jews.
January 7, 2015 12:03pm
With the extent of the community center’s financial problems now clear, the local federation is recommending that the 59-year-old institution shut its doors.
December 31, 2014 12:19pm
Re-read (or read for the first time) JTA’s top 10 most-read stories of 2014.
December 31, 2014 11:46am
JTA’s story on the easing of USY’s interdating ban generated a firestorm. But if the Conservative movement is looking for a cause for concern, there’s something else it should be worried about.
December 30, 2014 10:20am
“The real solution to the tuition crisis lies in using our political power and our advocacy efforts to increase state and local government funding for yeshivot and day schools,” O.U. leader Allen Fagin said.
December 29, 2014 11:39am
In The New York Times’ Vows column, the ADL’s Abraham Foxman kvells about the recent wedding of his son, Ariel, to a Cuban-American man who converted to Judaism.
December 28, 2014 3:11pm
A simple gesture at breakfast underscored the quality of the service at this Mediterranean-style resort hotel in San Diego.