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Surprise! Jewish Students *Still* Aren’t Scared on Campus, The Jewish News of Northern California, December 28, 2017

Has Birthright Been Successful?The Forward, Leonard Saxe, December 21, 2017

Survey Finds Students Do Not Support Academic Boycotts of Israel, The Washington Free Beacon, December 21, 2017

What Anti-Semitism On Campus?, The New York Jewish Week, December 18, 2017

Few College Students Want to Boycott Israel, Study of Four Campuses Finds, JTA, December 18, 2017

Anti-Semitism Rare But Anti-Israel Talk Common On Elite Campuses, Study Finds, The Forward, December 14, 2017

Neither Fact nor Fallacy, ejewishphilanthropy, Leonard Saxe and Fern Chertok, September 19, 2017&#1

The One Weird Thing That Birthright And JVP Have In Common, The Forward, September 6, 2017

Are The College Years Too Late For Israel Education?, The New York Jewish Week, August 16, 2017

Some Birthright Participants Fall In Love With Israel, And a Mate, Jerusalem Post, August 6, 2017

Quietly Going Its Own Way, JNF Cuts Off Its Israeli Parent, The Forward, August 3, 2017

We're Headed Toward One of the Greatest Divisions in the History of the Jewish People,' The Atlantic, July 16, 2017

Suspending the Western Wall Compromise and the Bill on Non-Orthodox Conversion: Implications for the Philanthropy of North American Jewry Toward Israel, Hanna Shaul Bar Nissim and Prof. Hillel Schmid, ejewishphilanthropy, July 3, 2017

Vast majority of Jewish students are connected to Israel, insists Brandeis prof, Times of Israel, June 28, 2017

Leading Researcher on Campus Jewish Life Rejects Report of Devastating Loss of Support for Israel Among Young Jews, Algemeiner, June 23,2017

Letter From Dahlonega, Moment Magazine, May 24, 2017

Current Research, Religion Watch, Volume 32 No. 7, May 2017

To Officiate Or Not at Intermarriages, The NY Jewish Week, March 15, 2017

How I Moved From Chicago to Nashville—And Found My Jewish Soul in a Red State, The Forward, February 16, 2017

To Say "Never Again," First Remember, Leonard Saxe, US News and World Report, January 31, 2017 


Study Will Count D.C.-area Jews, Washington Jewish Week, December 1, 2016

What Type of Jew Are You?, Jewish Journal, November 28, 2016

The Verdict Is In: Rabbis Should Say Yes to Officiating at Interfaith Weddings, JTA, November 22, 2016

Half of Boston Jews Don't Identify with a Denomination, Times of Israel, November 18, 2016

Using Data to Drive Jewish Communal Policy, Leonard Saxe, ejewishphilanthropy, November 17, 2016

Jewish Boston Returns to the City, Boston Globe, November 16, 2016

After this Election, Americans Have Lost Faith in Polling. Should Jews?, Janet Krasner Aronson, Leonard Saxe, and Matthew Boxer, The Forward, November 14, 2016

BDS Spurs Growing Anti-Semitism on Campuses, Brandeis Report Finds, JTA, November 1, 2016

Why a Rabbi Under the Huppah May Boost Jewish Engagement in Intermarried Homes, Leonard Saxe and Fern Chertok, JTA, October 31, 2016

NY, California Universities Among Hotspots of Anti-Israel, Anti-Semitic Activity, Times of Israel, October 25, 2016

Brooklyn College, Northwestern, U of California Among Top Hotspots of Campus Jew-hatred, New Study Finds, Algemeiner, October 20, 2016

The Jewish Vote May Swing Key Undecided Counties, Study Says, The Conversation, (Daniel Parmer and David Manchester), October 13, 2016

Study Shows How Jewish Vote Could Play Crucial Role in Key States, JTA, September 22, 2016

First Year Disorientation, Tablet Magazine, September 14, 2016

The Sky is Falling!, Tablet Magazine, September 12, 2016

BDS Not So Sidespread, US Jews Still Maintain Strong Emotional Connection to Israel, Professors Say, The Jerusalem Post, June 21, 2016

Review: The New American Zionism (Hebrew), Haaretz, June 6, 2016

Interfaith Programming Gets Jolt of Funding, The Jewish Week, May 25, 2016


Half of Birthright applicants flunked this Israel test – can you do better?, JTA, November 27, 2015 

Most Birthright applicants functionally illiterate about Israel, Times of Israel, November 26, 2015

How college can put the Jewish in children of intermarriage, Leonard Saxe, Fern Chertok, Theodore Sasson, The Forward, November 10, 2015

New study challenges bleak outcomes Of intermarriage, NY Jewish Week, November 3, 2015

What do Jewish college students really know about Israel? Annette Koren, Leonard Saxe, Shira Fishman, ejewishphilanthropy, November 3, 215

Children of intermarriage’s attachment to Judaism most fluid in college, Times of Israel, November 3, 2015

Study: College experiences can boost Jewish identity for children of mixed marriage, RNS, October 28, 2015

Multiracial millennial Jewish children of intermarriage--Are we meeting them where they are at?, Huffington Post, October 27, 2015

My Jewish kids are the product of intermarriage, and other reasons for hope, JTA, October 22, 2015 

Most children of intermarriage aren’t told they are exclusively Jewish, Jewish Journal, October 20, 2015

Children of intermarriage are reshaping the contours of American Jewish life, ejewishphilanthropy, October 20, 2015

Study: 75% of Jewish North American college students exposed to antisemitism in 2014, Algemeiner, July 28, 2015

Study: Most Jewish students faced hostilities on North American campuses, JTA, July 28, 2015

American Jewish students feel connected to Israel, are harassed for it. Jewish Journal, July 28, 2015

3/4 of North America Jewish college student exposed to anti-Semitism, new study reports. Haaretz, July 28, 2015

Anti-Semitism On Campus: Most Jewish students feel discriminated against, New study finds. International Business Times, July 28, 2015.

Verbal abuse against Jewish students now ‘fact of life’ on US campuses, Times of Israel, July 28, 2015

Taglit-Birthright Israel – Encounters with Israel changing young Jewish lives, Leonard Saxe, Berkshires Jewish Voice, July 17, 2015

“I Thought I was Dead”: Polls as a casualty of the Israeli elections, Leonard Saxe, Charles Kadushin, Theodore Sasson, ejewishphilanthropy, March 23, 2015

Post-Election, A widening US Jewish split Over Israel, Associated Press, March 19, 2015

How do young American Jews feel About Israel? Theodore Sasson, Leonard Saxe, Michelle Shain, Tablet Magazine, February 24, 2015.


Will Israel Alienate the Diaspora With 'Jewish State' Push? How Nationality Bill Threatens to Split Jewish World, Theodore Sasson, The Forward, January 2, 2014

The Sky Is Falling! The Sky Is Falling! A reanalysis of last year’s important Pew Study contradicts persistent alarmism about ‘vanishing’ American Jewry, Leonard Saxe, Tablet Magazine, December 3, 2014

When a nice Jewish boy marries out, The Forward, November 19, 2014

The Hillary-Jeb gap in support for Protective Edge (and more notes about the 2014 Jewish vote), Jewish Journal, November 6, 2014Modern Orthodoxy: A model for the great American Jewish dream? Times of Israel, November 12, 2014

Jews in Middle America fret about attracting Millennials, USA Today, November 3, 2014

It’s official: Taglit-Birthright is a Jewish matchmaker, Jewish Journal, September 8, 2014

Study: Birthright participants more likely to marry other Jews, Haaretz, September 5, 2014

Birthright Now Offers Free Trips to Israel — For Israeli Americans, The Forward, September 3, 2014

Three noteworthy post-war trends: Israelis, Jews, Americans, September 2, 2014

U.S. Jewish Young Adults React to the Gaza Conflict, ejewishphilanthropy, August 31, 2014

Study of young US Jewish adults finds nuanced support for Israel, Times of Israel, August 29, 2014

JStreet on the Docket, Ted Sasson, The Forward, April 27, 2014

Jewish Not-for-Profits Use Gaza War To Drum Up Donations, The Forward, July 24, 2014

Philanthropic Priorities in Light of Pew, articles by Fern Chertok, Amy L. Sales, Theodore Sasson, and Leonard Saxe, Contact magazine, April 2014 


The Fracturing of American Jewry, Ted Sasson, The Forward, December 7, 2013

Ten Takeaways from Pew, Leonard Saxe, ejewishphilanthropy, November 21, 2013

'Christmas Tree Rabbis' Take Place in Faith as Intermarriage Grows, The Forward, November 15, 2013

Pew Confesses: The News Wasn't as Bad as It Looked, The Forward, November 14, 2013

The Pew Research Center Responds to Tablet, Tablet Magazine, November 13, 2013

New Analysis of Pew Data: Children of Intermarriage Increasingly Identify as Jews, Ted Sasson, Tablet Magazine, November 11, 2013

Pew Findings Reject Bleak Narrative of Jewish Decline, Leonard Saxe, The Forward, October 7, 2013

New U.S. Jewish population figures may allow community to ‘get beyond the numbers,' JNS, October 1, 2013

American Jewish Attachment to Israel Resilient, Tablet Magazine, October 1, 2013

Survey Says American-Jewish population rises to 6.8 million, Haaretz, September 30, 2013

U.S. Jewish population substantially larger than previously estimated, ejewishphilanthropy, September 30, 2013 

Young U.S. Jews feel closer to Israel, studies find, Jewish Journal, August 13, 2013


New Study Illuminates Hardship Facing Jewish Elderly Across the FSU, eJewish Philanthropy, November 15, 2012

Young, Jewish and Going to Israel, The Wall Street Journal, November 1, 2012

NewsBirthright's Effect Still Strong Years After Trip, The Jewish Week, November 1, 2012

Mazal tov! The Jerusalem Post, Leonard Saxe, October 31, 2012

The Impact of Taglit-Birthright Israel: 2012 Update, eJewish Philanthropy, October 23, 2012

Academics examine Vitamin B10 – Birthright’s secret, Jerusalem Post, May 29, 2012

Young Israelis get Jewish identity boost from Birthright too, Haaretz, May 26, 2012 

Going the Distance, Jewish Ideas Daily, April 27, 2012

U.S. Jews are not fuggeding about aliyah, Haaretz, April 25, 2012

'Voices' Divided Over Israel, The Jewish Week, April 17, 2012

So far, so good, The Times of Israel, April 2, 2012

Peter Beinart's False Prophecy, Tablet Magazine, March 26, 2012

U.S. Jews' donations to Israel double in past 20 years, study shows, Haaretz, March 25, 2012

Who Cares about Israel?, Mishpacha, March 19, 2012

Diaspora Divided, Jewish Review of Books, No. 9, Spring 2012

Volunteering and Young Jewish Young Adults, ejewishphilanthropy, March 1, 2012

Research shows no link between political views and emotional ties to Israel,’ Interview with Ted Sasson,  Rosner's Domain Jewish Journal, February 24, 2012

The End of Jews "Distancing" from Israel? (Yeah, right), Rosner's Domain | Jewish Journal, February 14, 2012

Study: Jewish Numbers on Rise, Jewish Advocate, February 3, 2012

Create Tax for Jewish Education, Leonard Saxe, The Forward, February 3, 2012

U.S. Jewish Population Pegged at 6 Million, The Forward, January 17, 2012

Engaging Jewish Teens, Leonard Saxe, ejewishphilanthropy, January 3, 2012



Engaging Teens Through A Jewish Service Corps, Leonard Saxe, The Jewish Week, December 27, 2011

Our World: Tom Friedman’s losing battle, The Jerusalem Post, December 19, 2011

Is Intermarriage on the Decline?, The Jewish Week, November 22, 2011

Who Are American Jews?, Leonard Saxe, Forward, November 3, 2011

Jewish Professional versus Jewish Demographers, The Jerusalem Post, November 3, 2011

Is the "distancing discourse" an active driver of "distancing?" (Part 2), The Jerusalem Post, October 25, 2011

How Many US Jews and Who Cares, The Jewish Week, October 25, 2011

Notes on Socio-Demography Conference (Part 1), The Jerusalem Post, October 24, 2011

Socio-Demography Conference Opens Today, ejewishphilanthropy, October 23, 2011

The Jews We Leave Behind, Leonard Saxe, Jewish Advocate Special Section "What's New in Jewish Education," Summer/Fall 2011

Birthright Israel: As Political as Chopped Liver, Leonard Saxe and Jeffrey Solomon, Jewish Week, July 19, 2011

Values and Volunteering, ejewishphilanthropy, July 15, 2011

Getting Birthright Wrong, Jewish Ideas Daily, July 6, 2011

Poll finds young Jews love to volunteer - But not through Jewish groups, Forward, June 29, 2011

The Court Jews of the 21st Century: ‘Confessions' of ex-Zionists dehumanize Israelis and delegitimize Israel, The Jerusalem Post, June 28, 2011

Many young Jews volunteer but rarely in faith projects, The Chronicle of Philanthropy, June 24, 2011

Study says Jews volunteer, but not because of 'Jewish' values, The Christian Century, June 24, 2011

Study on Jewish young adults finds service not related to Jewish identity, ejewishphilanthropy, June 23, 2011

Poll: Among young Jews, activism driven more by universal values than religion, CNN, June 23, 2011

Is volunteering Jewish?, Jewish Week, June 23, 2011

Young Jews love to volunteer, though not for Jewish organizations, Forward, June 23, 2011

Study: Young Jews volunteer, but don't connect it to Judaism, JTA, June 22, 2011

Ten Years Later, Birthright Still Reaching Young Jews, Jewish Week, May 24, 2011

Limud by the Lake Revisited, ejewishphilanthropy, April 8, 2011

Study: Birthright Alumni Better Israel Advocates, Marry Jewish, JTA, March 17, 2011

Gauging Birthight's Effect, Jewish Week, February 17, 2011

Repair and Reflection: Service Learning and Our World, ejewishphilanthropy, February 3, 2011

What We Can Learn from Gabby Gifford's, Leonard Saxe, Forward, January 12, 2011


The Growth of American Jewry, Leonard Saxe, Jerusalem Post Magazine, December 27, 2010

Jewish Continuity? Visit Israel, Jerusalem Post, December 23, 2010

New Study Finds More Jews in the United States than Previously Thought, Forward, December 23, 2010

U.S. Jewish Population Larger than Thought, Survey Shows, JTA, December 22, 2010

Engaging Diaspora Jewry in Support of Israel, Leonard Saxe, Jerusalem Post Magazine, December 14, 2010

'JData' to Hook Up Education Players, The Jewish Week, October 12, 2010

JDate for Institutions, Tablet, October 11, 2010

A Jewish Data Revolution, The Fundermentalist, JTA, October 11, 2010

Counting American Jewry, Op-Ed, JTA, October 4, 2010

A Parting of Ways? Sh'ma, September, 2010

The Hot Topic: Reports of Demise, Makom, Haaretz, September 6, 2010

American Jews 'Still Connected' to Israel, Jerusalem Post, September 5, 2010

Poll: US Jews 'still connected' to Israel, Ynet News, September 4, 2010

Brandeis Study on American Jewry's Attitudes to Israel, Contentions, Commentary Magazine, September 3, 2010

The Power of Jewish Camping, Jewish Week, September 3, 2010

Study: US Jews Still Support Israel, Arutz Sheva, September 2, 2010

Study: US Jews Are Not Growing Disenchanted With Israel, Haaretz, September 2, 2010

American Jews Remain Attached to Israel, Study Shows, JTA, September 2, 2010

Survey Says Young Jews Do Care About Israel, Forward, September 1, 2010

Free Israel Tours Bolster Ties with Young Jews, Boston Globe, August 26, 2010

Estimates of Religious Populations Require a Bit of Faith, Wall Street Journal, August 14, 2010

Elusive Numbers, U.S. Population by Religion, Wall Street Journal (The Numbers Guy Blog), August 13, 2010

The Myth of Alienation and Apathy, The Forward, June 9, 2010

Focus Groupies, Slate, June 8, 2010

Wrong Numbers, Tablet Magazine, May 28, 2010

Changing Images Muddy Picture of Zionism/Israel, The Jewish Week, May 26, 2010

Curing the Israel Estrangement Syndrome, Foreign Policy, May 21, 2010

Rosner's Domain: It might be Beinart's story, but is it the Jewish story? Jerusalem Post, May 23, 2010

Taglit-birthright Event to Mark Ten-Year Anniversary, Jerusalem Post, May 6, 2010

The Making of History, Haaretz, January 21, 2010

Report Shows Israel Studies Flowering on Campus, January 14, 2010

Israel in the Classroom, Inside Higher Ed, January 14, 2010

Searching for the Study of Modern Israel, Jerusalem Post, January 13, 2010

Israel Studies on Campus are Growing, Report Shows, JTA,
January 12, 2010


'Generation Birthright Israel' Chooses Engagement, The Jerusalem Report, December 21, 2009

Birthright Study Offers Mixed Bag Of Results on Jewish Connections, The Jewish Week,  October 27, 2009

Birthright Leads to Jewish Marriages, Study Says, The Forward, October 27, 2009

Birthright funders look to upbeat study to boost fund raising, JTA, October 27, 2009

Birthright strengthening Jewish identity abroad, research shows, Jerusalem Post, October 26, 2009

Jewish Marriage Tied to Israel Trip, Wall Street Journal, October 26, 2009

Birthright Israel Experience Significantly Lowers Rate of Intermarriage,, October 26, 2009

Birth-responsibility, The Forward, September 2, 2009

Beyond Birthright, Continuing the Journey, New Jersey Jewish Standard, March 27, 2009

Empowerment, then Citizenship, The Forward, March 25, 2009.

Report: Communities must do more to attract Birthright alums, JTA, March 23, 2009


Taglit is for Israelis too, The Jerusalem Post, December 16, 2008

Study: Non-Orthodox men less connected than women, The Jerusalem Post, June 18, 2008

Jim Joseph makes $12.5 million investment in Birthright alumni, JTA, April 18, 2008

Queen Esther, a new study puts intermarriage in perspective
, JTA, March 17, 2008

Study: Boston's intermarried 'as observant' as Reform Jews,, March 9, 2008

Are Jews Less Attached to Israel? Maybe Not, The Forward, March 5, 2008

The conventional wisdom is wrong..., The Jerusalem Post, March 4, 2008

Study: Young American Jews are not alienated from Israel,, March 4, 2008

Birthright Day 11, eJewish Philanthropy, January 6, 2008

Feminine mystique, The Jerusalem Post, January 2, 2008

Stop Worrying: Details Follow. Forward, December 22, 2006

Amid renewed debate over numbers, UJC may drop population study. JTA, December 19, 2006

Get ’em while they’re young: Groups reach out to babies, parents. JTA, December 5, 2006

Unaffiliated Jews are a lost cause. The Jerusalem Post, December 4, 2006

New Haven’s PJ Library offers free books for Jewish children. Jewish Ledger: Connecticut Edition, November 29, 2006

Big changes for Jewish parents once the baby comes. JT News: The Voice of Jewish Washington, November 24, 2006

Reaching Out to First Time Moms. Chabad Lubavitch, November 22, 2006

Outreach Miracle?. The Jewish Week, November 17, 2006

Boston Study Shows 60% of Interfaith Kids Raised Jewish. Forward, November 17, 2006

For Hillel, G.A. is time to show new ways of reaching students. JTA, November 13, 2006

Jewish population in region rises. Boston Globe, November 10, 2006

Investment in outreach is paying dividends in Boston, study suggests. JTA, November 10, 2006

Nonprofits Mull Staff Shortages. Forward, November 10, 2006

Where The Boys Aren’t. JTA, October 20, 2006

Study: Jewish college students more focused on ethics than Shabbat. JTA, March 8, 2006

Study note to Jewish campus groups: Embrace universalism to be effective. JTA, March 8, 2006

Big changes for Jewish parents once the baby comes. JT News, Vol. 82 No. 4, February 17, 2006

Taking Synagogues More Seriously. The Jewish Week, January 20, 2006