Ami Eden


Michael Bloomberg Takes Turn in Spotlight — and Russian Billionaires Pirouette Along

By Ami Eden

Michael Bloomberg Takes Turn in Spotlight — and Russian Billionaires Pirouette Along
There were ballerinas, a full dance ensemble, soloists, a harpist, a video tribute to Jewish luminaries in multiple fields, a multimedia orchestra performance celebrating the enduring light of creation, a speech from the prime minister, stand-up from Jay Leno, and an audience packed with top Jewish communal movers and shakers from both sides of the Atlantic.Read More


Fact-Checking the J Street Feud Over Rejection by Presidents Conference

By Ami Eden

Fact-Checking the J Street Feud Over Rejection by Presidents Conference
Depending on where you stand, the rejection of J Street highlights the dovish group’s missteps or the shortcomings of the Presidents Conference as a Jewish umbrella organization.Read More


3 Non-Jews Playing Jews We Left Out

By Ami Eden

3 Non-Jews Playing Jews We Left Out
(JTA) — With Christian Bale and Leonardo DiCaprio both in the running for best actor for playing Jews behaving badly — the Forward has released its “11 Best Performances by Non-Jewish Actors Playing Jews in the Movies.”Read More


Edgar Bronfman, Prince of the Jews

By Ami Eden

Edgar Bronfman, Prince of the Jews
Many eulogies will attempt to capture the magnitude of the loss suffered with the death of Edgar Bronfman. What you need to know: He was a prince of his people.Read More


How About the Bundist in an X-L?

By Ami Eden

Forward contributor Raphael Mostel had a tidbit for the NYT’s Metropolitan Diary about the opening of the Museum of the City of New York exhibition celebrating our 110th anniversary.Read More



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