Ira Rifkin

Ira Rifkin is a national correspondent for Religion News Service based in Washington, D.C. He is the author of <i>Spiritual Perspectives on Globalization: Making Sense of Economic and Cultural Upheaval</i>.

Articles by Ira Rifkin

Jews & Globalization

Jews (not surprisingly) fall on different sides of the issue, but Jews and Israel have also been the target of anti-globalization anger.

The Jewish-Buddhist Encounter

Both faith communities have something to teach the other.

Jews and Muslims

Sept. 11 and the Second Intifada in Israel interrupted years of improvement in Muslim-Jewish relations.