NY Times reporter who covered the "Labor" beat for many years.
former anchor of CNNs Newsnight with Aaron Brown, ABCs World News Now, and ABCs World News Tonight Saturday
Peabody award winning MTV reporter and producer, half-Jewish.
Legendary founder and editor of the "Forward" Yiddish newspaper. His short story, "Yekl" was made into the film "Hester Street".
Publisher and owner of "Mother Jones", Left leaning magazine and author of an acclaimed recent account of the colonization of the Congo.
He is the technology-stock columnist for the San Jose Mercury News. His column, Silicon Street, appears on SiliconValley.com and in the San Jose Mercury News. The column offers financial news, analysis and insight on technology companies in Silicon Valley and beyond.
One of the few Jews left in Poland who is self-identified as Jewish and of some importance to the society in general. He was one of the founders of Solidarity and was imprisoned. As well as a political activist, he writes frequently on social/cultural issues. The newsaper he edits is one of the most important in Poland.
Journalist and author whose work has appeared in the NY Times Magazine and many other leading periodicals. He has regularly reported for National Public Radio and is known especially for his Latin American/Ecology reporting. Books include "Gavitos"-about a model Columbian village and "An Echo in My Blood: The Search for a Familys Hidden Past"-about his Jewish family in the US and the Ukraine. One strange detail: While touring the Ukraine, Weisman was served some gefilte fish. Then he realized fish was hard to get because of Chernobyl. He was told "dont ask". Weve had bad gefilte fish--but radioactive is truely taking bad to a new dimension.
Brilliant photojournalist. Most famous image is of sailor kissing a girl in Times Square on the day WWII ended.
Born Aline Bernstein. Wife of the famous architect. At 50 she began a new career as a television journalist for NBC and creator of the first serious womans issues talk show "Not For Women Only".