Maya Shwayder

Maya Shwayder

"Maya Shwayder is the Jerusalem Post's corespondent in New York and at the United Nations, covering any and all happenings in the Jewish world in the US. She was previously a World News reporter for the International Business Times, and her work has appeared in The Atlantic, Gawker, The Detroit News, The Week, and Variety, among others. Shwayder is originally from Detroit, and has spent time living in the Netherlands and Italy. She recently completed the prestigious Arthur F. Burns fellowship in Berlin, for which she reported for both the Post and Die Welt, the flagship paper of the Axel Springer media empire. Shwayder received her bachelor's degree from Harvard and her master's degree in journalism from Columbia Journalism School, where she trained under Professor Sandy Padwe and Pulitzer Prize-winner Amy Nutt."
Bulletproof Stockings

Making Orthodoxy sexy again

06/18/2015
THE NEW exhibit tracing the history of the Jewish people, on display at the UN headquarters.

UN headquarters in New York opens new exhibit on the history of the Jewish people

03/21/2015
Poster from  Crossing the Line 2

Jerusalem U documentary explores anti-Semitism on US campuses

03/10/2015
Dig

Getting the scoop on ‘Dig’

03/08/2015
Washington

Reporter's notebook: We find love in an AIPAC place

03/04/2015
Washington

AIPAC floods Capitol Hill scene

03/04/2015
Washington

Reporter's Notebook: Taking the fight to the streets

03/03/2015
Samantha Power

US envoy Power: There will never be a sunset on America's commitment to Israel

03/02/2015
Israel

Prosor to UN: Let lessons of WWII guide you on Iran

03/01/2015
WOMEN PLACE notes at the resting place of Rabbi Menachem M. Schneerson in  New York, last week.

20 years later, Chabad reflects on the continued influence of the Lubavitcher Rebbe

02/17/2015
President Reuven Rivlin addresses the United Nations in New York

Rivlin addresses UN at Holocaust memorial

01/28/2015
Ron Prosor, émissaire israélien à l'ONU, à la tribune de l'Assemblée générale jeudi 22 janvier

L’antisémitisme à la tribune des Nations unies

01/27/2015
UN General Assembly

UN holds first conference on anti-Semitism

01/22/2015
Holocaust survivors

UN commemorates 70th anniversary of Auschwitz liberation

01/21/2015
Security Council

First UN assembly on anti-Semitism to be held next week

01/14/2015
PA President Mahmoud Abbas and French President Francois Hollande, Paris September 19, 2014.

Israel to call in French envoy to protest vote in UN Security Council

12/31/2014

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