Elliot Jager was raised on New York City’s Lower East Side, attended Mesiftha Tiffereth Jerusalem, Brooklyn College, and New York University. He worked as a manager in New York City government before moving to Israel. Jager’s journalism experience includes eleven years as a senior editor at The Jerusalem Post. He was the founding managing editor of Jewish Ideas Daily. Jager now contributes regularly to Newsmax. For over a decade, he was also an adjunct professor of Politics at NYU, Rutgers, Hofstra, Baruch, and Brooklyn College. Jager lives in Jerusalem with his wife Lisa Clayton.