Yossi Klein Halevi

United States, 1953

Yossi Klein Halevi is Fellow at the Shalom Hartman Institute in Jerusalem and Israel correspondent for The New Republic. As a journalist, Halevi wrote for the Jerusalem Post and the Los Angeles Times. He published Memoirs of a Jewish Extremist (1995) and At the Entrance to the Garden of Eden: A Jew’s Search for God with Christians and Muslims in the Holy Land (2001). In his documentary Kaddish (1993), Steve Brand captured the relationship between Halevi and his father, a Holocaust survivor.