Jane Eisner appears in the following:
Monday, December 03, 2018
Hanukkah comes at a time of antisemitism this year, but a little bit of light can dissipate the darkness.
Tuesday, October 09, 2018
Guests debate how the Trump Administration policy has changed U.S. relations with Israel and Palestine.
Friday, September 14, 2018
The U.S. Department of Education reopened a case at Rutgers claiming discrimination against Jewish students, and the department's framing of Judaism as an ethnicity.
Monday, June 04, 2018
'The problem is not Clinton, the problem is not Obama. The problem is the problem.'
Thursday, December 07, 2017
A look at what's ahead after President Trump announced that the U.S. will formally recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and moved its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
How Israeli and Palestinian media are reacting to President Trump's trip to the Middle East.
Monday, December 19, 2016
President-elect Donald Trump will nominate David Friedman, a hard-liner on Israel, as ambassador to the country.
Tuesday, July 19, 2016
The GOP's platform on a two-state solution for Israel, the hope that Trump's racist remarks will blow over, and reasons why they probably won't.
Friday, April 22, 2016
2016 marks the first time in 800 years that Jews will be allowed to eat foods like rice and beans during Passover.
Tuesday, March 22, 2016
All 5 presidential candidates addressed U.S.-Israeli relations in speeches yesterday. The Forward's Jane Eisner analyzes each candidate's proposals for future relations.
Monday, March 21, 2016
The GOP front-runner will attempt to ease the minds of Jewish leaders, many of whom are uneasy with his candidacy.
Monday, March 16, 2015
Jewish Americans on the right and the left will be watching to see what kind of government is formed after the election, set to be held Tuesday.
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
Two New York Times correspondents in Cairo and Jerusalem, along with The Forward's editor-in-chief, discuss the two dominant stories out of their respective bureaus this week.
Monday, March 10, 2014
Yesterday in lower Manhattan, 30,000 (organizers say 50,000) Haredi Jews gathered to protest an Israeli government proposal to remove the exemption ultra-Orthodox have from military service. Jane Eisner, editor of the Jewish Daily Forward, discusses the protest and the larger context of the ultra-Orthodox in Israel and the US today.
Friday, October 04, 2013
An edited version of this segment aired as part of a best-of Brian Lehrer Show on Friday, November 29, 2013. The original conversation aired live on October 4.
A recent Pew survey of American Jews found that there’s less identification with the Jewish religion, even as cultural ties remain. Jane Eisner, the editor of The Jewish Daily Forward who suggested the survey, shares her thoughts on this finding.
Thursday, September 06, 2012
On Day 3 of the DNC we get analysis on some of last night's speeches. Featuring:
Thursday, August 02, 2012
Jane Eisner, editor of The Jewish Daily Forward, talks about the celebration at the Meadowlands of all those who've read the Talmud, one page per day, over the last 2,711 days.
Wednesday, July 04, 2012
The document that marks our Independence Day is, of course, the Declaration of Independence. But there’s another document worth looking at today, written by another founding father, t...
Tuesday, March 06, 2012
Jane Eisner, editor of The Jewish Daily Forward, talks about yesterday's meeting between the U.S. president and the Israeli prime minister, and their positions vis a vis Iran's nuclear ambitions.
Wednesday, January 25, 2012