Ben Hartman

Ben Hartman is the crime and national security reporter for the Jerusalem Post. He also hosts Reasonable Doubt, a crime show on TLV1 radio station in Tel Aviv. His Twitter feed is @Benhartman.

In Israeli Prison, a Captive Audience for Rockets

Palestinian and Israeli inmates take cover alongside guards when sirens blare

Aviation Ban Isolates Israel as Casualties Mount

Third Israeli civilian killed in rocket attack; Palestinian death count passes 600

IDF Soldier in Gaza MIA; Presumed Dead

Oron Shaul was in the armored personnel carrier hit by Hamas rocket Sunday

A Bloody Weekend in Gaza

18 IDF soldiers and hundreds of Palestinians killed during ground operation

For Journalists in Israel, a Sense of Déjà vu

Third Gaza conflict in six years leads to some familiar-sounding news stories

Single Dad’s Hoop Dreams Come True in Tel Aviv

When the NBA passed on him, guard Tyrese Rice found a home in Israel—and led Maccabi Tel Aviv to its sixth Euroleague crown

Subtitle Writers Strike Scrambles Israeli TV

Mixed messages onscreen as English language translators demand fair pay

American Murderer Killed in Israeli Prison

Samuel Sheinbein obtained a gun he turned on his guards—raising questions about prison security

An Ultra-Orthodox Shomrim Patrol Celebrates Five Years in an Unexpected Place: Israel

Even in the Jewish state, ultra-Orthodox Jews look first to their own, and not to secular authorities, for security

Thank You!

Thank you for subscribing to the Tablet Magazine Daily Digest.
Please tell us about you.