Jewish Telegraphic Agency

Jewish Telegraphic Agency

The Jewish Telegraphic Agency (JTA) is an international news agency serving Jewish community newspapers and media around the world. The JTA was founded on February 6 1917 by Jacob Landau as the Jewish Correspondence Bureau with the mandate of collecting and disseminating news among and affecting the Jewish communities of the diaspora as well as Israel.

The JTA is headquartered in New York City and has correspondents in Washington, DC, Jerusalem, Moscow and thirty other cities in North and South America, Israel, Europe, Africa and Australia.

The JTA is a not-for-profit corporation governed by an independent Board of Directors. It claims no allegiance to any specific branch of Judaism or political viewpoint.

ee also

*Ron Kampeas, JTA Washington, D.C. bureau chief

External links

* [ Jewish Telegraphic Agency]

Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Jewish Telegraphic Agency — La Jewish Telegraphic Agency (Agencia Telegráfica Judía) es una agencia de noticias internacional que sirve a la comunidad judía asi como a periódicos y medios de comunicación de todo el mundo. La JTA fue fundada el 6 de febrero de 1917 por Jacob …   Wikipedia Español

  • Jewish Telegraphic Agency — Die Jewish Telegraphic Agency (JTA) ist eine von dem damals fünfundzwanzigjährigen Journalisten Jacob Landau an 6. Februar 1917 in den USA gegründete Presseagentur, die zunächst den Namen Jewish Correspondence Bureau führte. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • JEWISH TELEGRAPHIC AGENCY (JTA) — JEWISH TELEGRAPHIC AGENCY (JTA), bureau for the gathering and distribution of Jewish news. Established by jacob landau in the Hague in 1914 as the Jewish Correspondence Bureau, the Jewish Telegraphic Agency was reestablished in London by Landau… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Jewish Theological Seminary of America — Building at 3080 Broadway in Manhattan Motto והסנה איננו אכל Motto in English And …   Wikipedia

  • Jewish Voice for Peace — (JVP) (קול יהודי לשלום Kol Yehudi la Shalom) is a United States Jewish organization which describes itself as a diverse and democratic community of activists inspired by Jewish tradition to work together for peace, social justice, and human… …   Wikipedia

  • Jewish Ledger — Type Weekly newspaper Founder Samuel Neusner and Rabbi Abraham J. Feldman Publisher NRG Connecticut LLC Editor …   Wikipedia

  • Jewish exodus from Arab lands — The Jewish exodus from Arab lands refers to the 20th century expulsion or mass departure of Jews, primarily of Sephardi and Mizrahi background, from Arab and Islamic countries. The migration started in the late 19th century, but accelerated after …   Wikipedia

  • Jewish Council for Public Affairs — JCPA logo The Jewish Council for Public Affairs (JCPA) is an American Jewish non profit organization that deals with community relations. It is a coordinating round table organization of 14 other national Jewish organizations (the National Member …   Wikipedia

  • Jewish newspaper — A Jewish newspaper refers to a newspaper created by or for Jews.List of Jewish newspapersAustralia* Australian Jewish News Canada* Canadian Jewish News * The Jewish Post News * The Jewish Tribune (Canada) Germany* Jüdische Zeitung IsraelRomania*… …   Wikipedia

  • Jewish Life Network — The Steinhardt Foundation for Jewish Life (formerly Jewish Life Network/Steinhardt Foundation) is a New York based non profit foundation, which funds projects and programs aimed at improving Jewish education and identity.The foundation was… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.