It was the poverty, the deprivation and the large secular population that attracted Rabbi Menachem Gold to Afula and led him to make his home in the northern city.0 comments
Charlotte Halle has been editor of Haaretz English Edition since February 2008, and responsible for all Haaretz editorial content since 2011. She joined the newspaper in 1999 and held several editorial positions, including a lengthy stint as a reporter.
Born and raised in London, Halle worked as a youth and community worker with drug users, offenders and homeless young people in prisons and on the streets, before moving to Tel Aviv in 1999.
She has a Master's degree in Applied Anthropology from Goldsmiths, University of London and is married with three children.