Women running for office on the local, state and national level have skyrocketed since Donald Trump’s election as president. Here’s a look at some of the Jewish candidates
- 30 October, 2017 Special report: What the Jewish Federations do with your money Research by Haaretz into Jewish charity in North America has found a powerful but opaque machine that turns over billions, but can be vague as to how the money is used, for instance on salaries, and supporting the settlements in Israel
- 13 February, 2017 This is what Trump and Netanyahu will discuss in their meeting (if you believe Spicer) While the White House has repeatedly ducked questions about everything from Jerusalem to settlements, Netanyahu promised 'clear' answers from his meeting with Trump. What to expect?
- 23 October, 2017 Bernie Sanders announces he will run as an Independent in 2018, focus on local races Sanders, who caucuses with the Democrats in the Senate, has said he will focus on getting liberal candidates elected to state and local offices ahead of next year's midterm elections
- 2 November, 2017 A haunting legacy of racial terror: The thousands of lynchings that changed America Between 1877-1950, public torture and murder of African Americans was common in the South; a project by the Equal Justice Initiative, the Brooklyn Museum and Google uncovers the scope of the horror, and why it's more relevant than ever
- 14 January, 2017 How will women fare under a pussy-grabbing president? Prof. Frances Raday is one of the leading lights in Israel’s feminist struggle. Although dismayed by the election of a self-confessed groper, she believes Donald Trump’s presidential reign may surreptitiously benefit women in the long run.