Nathalie Rothschild is commissioning editor of spiked, the London-based online magazine with the modest ambition of making history as well as reporting it. She is also UK correspondent for Judisk Krönika – the Swedish Jewish chronicle – and has contributed to a range of publications in the UK and abroad, including the Guardian‘s Comment is Free, The Times (London), Hindustan Times and Ordfront. She is a member of the Battle of Ideas festival committee, and has worked on documentary film production with WORLDwrite in London and with Media Channel and GlobalVision in New York.
At the start of last week, Baroness Jenny Tonge, the Liberal Democrat health spokesperson in the UK House of Lords, told the Jewish Chronicle that Israel should launch an independent inquiry to disprove allegations that its medical rescue teams in Haiti are ‘harvesting … Read More
For American artists with Jewish backgrounds, there always seems to be a reserve goldmine from which to dig out quirky characters, tales of youthful mischief and old world-isms. The microcosm of American Jewish neighbourhoods – where fumbling boys experiment with … Read More
A Facebook search for ‘Gilad Shalit’, the 21-year-old Israeli conscript who was captured by Palestinian militants nearly three years ago, brings up 240 results. ‘Bring Gilad Shalit Home!!!!!!! (NOW!!!!!!!!!!!!!)’ demands one group. ‘Gilad Shalit is still alive!’ insists another. On … Read More