The makers of the Newsweek Top 50 Rabbis list explain their decision to end the project this year.
Newsweek will not be publishing its annual “Top 50 Rabbis” list in 2014, the magazine’s managing editor Kira Bindrim confirmed.
Newsweek’s ‘Top Rabbis’ list spotlights well-known names. The Forward told stories of real-world leadership — and there was little overlap.
When Mark Whitaker, the trailblazing CNN news chief, wrote his fascinating memoir, he found many links to Jews. That?s one piece of a truly American family story, he tells Jane Eisner.
Newsweek is just out with its 4th annual list of what it deems to be “the 50 most influential rabbis in America.”