Liat Collins

Liat Collins was born and raised in Britain and emigrated to Israel in 1979, when she immediately joined the IDF.

After learning Hebrew during her military service, she received a bachelor’s degree in Chinese studies and international relations at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem. She followed that with a master’s degree (cum laude) in communications.

Liat has worked at The Jerusalem Post since 1988 in various positions as a reporter, columnist and editor. She received the Life and Environment Award from the umbrella organization of Israeli green NGOs for her contribution to raising the standards of environmental reporting and won praise for her coverage of the Oslo Accords and diplomatic process as parliamentary reporter.

She has traveled extensively for work-related stories, including in the Arab world, and has met personalities ranging from Hollywood stars to presidents, prime ministers and royalty.

Liat is editor of The International Jerusalem Post and writes a weekly oped column (My Word). She also writes the popular weekly "Say What?" spot on Hebrew slang in the Post's Weekend magazine. She is a regular contributor to radio shows around the world.



Email: liat@jpost.com
Omran Daqneesh

My word: Shooting photos and war symbols

08/25/2016
Gaza resort

My Word: Pooling resources and last resorts

08/18/2016
DEMONSTRATORS WAVE the Palestinian flag during a march by various groups, including Black Lives Matt

My Word: Political correctness and craziness

08/11/2016
Protesters climb on the statue in the Place de la République in Paris during a banned demonstration

My Word: Sound bites and echoes of war

08/04/2016
Gal Gadot

My Word: Cinema verité and calling the shots

07/28/2016
french aliya

My Word: Single loyalty, multiple sympathies

07/21/2016
PASTOR RENEE MCKENZIE explains a mural in the Church of the Advocate in Philadelphia to Channel 10’s

My Word: The writing on the walls

07/14/2016
Hallel Yaffa Ariel

My word: Summer tears, fears and rays of light

07/07/2016
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu

MY WORD: From Entebbe to Erdogan’s Turkey

06/30/2016
palestinian water

My Word: Blood libels thicker than water

06/23/2016
Memorial at Sarona Market

My Word: Three attacks, three cities

06/16/2016
BERNARD LEWIS

MY WORD: Bernard Lewis’s century

06/09/2016
Jerusalem panorama

My Word: The real and surreal Jerusalem

06/02/2016
taiwan

My Word: Taiwan revisited

05/27/2016
Independence Day

My word: Failed rhetoric

05/19/2016
Jeremy Corbyn

My Word: Labour pains

05/12/2016

Want more stuff like this?

We're on a mission to spread meaningful content far and wide.
Try our daily email, The JPOST, and see for yourself!

Alternate Text

By subscribing I accept the privacy policy.