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Who is the villain in minute of silence defeat?

By Miriam Shaviv LONDON (JTA) — Was the only Israeli on the International Olympic Committee instrumental in stopping a tribute to the Munich 11 at the opening ceremony of the 2012 London Games? In the past few weeks, a war of words has erupted between the...
Aly Raisman and Jason Lezak shine for Team USA

Aly Raisman and Jason Lezak shine for Team USA

By JTA Staff (JTA) – While both took to the podiums in London this week to receive medal, 18-year-old Aly Raisman’s Olympic star was rising as 36-year-old swimmer Jason Lezak’s appeared to be setting. Raisman, of Needham, Mass., helped Team USA take the women’s team...