The Times of Israel
The Times of Israel is an Israel-based, primarily English-language online newspaper launched in 2012. It was co-founded by journalist David Horovitz, who is also the founding editor, and American hedge fund manager Seth Klarman. It covers "developments in Israel, the Middle East and around the Jewish world." Along with its original English-language site, The Times of Israel publishes in Arabic, French, and Persian editions. On May 1, 2019, it launched a Hebrew news site, Zman Yisrael.
|Founder(s)||David Horovitz |
|Editor-in-chief||David Horovitz (founding editor)|
|Opinion editor||Miriam Herschlag|
|Language||English, Hebrew, Arabic, French, Persian|
In addition to publishing news reports and analysis, the website hosts a multi-author blog platform. Miriam Herschlag is the paper's Opinion and Blogs editor.
In February 2014, two years after its launch, The Times of Israel claimed a readership of 2 million. In 2017, readership increased to 3.5 million unique monthly users. By 2021, the paper had on average over 9 million unique users each month and over 35 million monthly page views. It also maintains a blog platform, on which some 9,000 bloggers post.