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Eric Rozenman

Eric Rozenman is communications consultant for the Jewish Policy Center. In this capacity he helps publicize the work of the Center, including its quarterly magazine, inFOCUS, other analyses and activities of the center, and contributes articles for the organization’s Web site and other outlets. 

From 2002 to 2016 he served as Washington director for CAMERA, the Boston-based Committee for Accuracy in Middle East Reporting in America. Rozenman worked as deputy and acting communications director for B’nai B’rith International from 1997 to 2002. His duties including editing International Jewish Monthly magazine, senior speech writer and press spokesman. 

Rozenman edited the Washington Jewish Week from 1992 to 1997. Before that he worked as publications editor for the Jewish Institute for National Security Affairs, editor of Near East Report (published in association with the American Israel Public Affairs Committee); press secretary for U.S. Rep. Robert N. Shamansky and reporter for the Ohio Scripps-Howard Newspapers state bureau, among other posts.

His work-related and freelance commentaries and analyses have appeared in daily newspapers including The Chicago Tribune, Los Angeles Times, Baltimore Sun, Philadelphia Inquirer, USA Today, Washington Post, Washington Times and Jerusalem Post, and in periodicals including Policy Review, Journal for the Study of Antisemitism and Journal of International Security Affairs.

Rozenman has published two novels, Total Jihad (RavensYard, 2003) and Kill Them Before They Die (PublishAmerica, 2011).

He received a bachelor’s degree in journalism from Ohio University and a master’s degree in American history from Ohio State University.

 Rozenman is married, the father of two adult children and a member of Ahavat Israel Congregation in northern Virginia.  

Articles By Eric Rozenman

‘Fake News’ is One Thing, Counter-Factual News Quite Another

February 13, 2017

  Accusations of fake news keep making headlines, as they have since last fall’s elections. Less attention has been given a parallel problem that too often goes undetected: simple but chronic misreporting. Less blatant than false news—which is to say someone’s propaganda—misreported news—frequently someone’s public relations—can contribute in the long run to public misunderstanding of […]

Syrian Democratic Council Envisions Federal, Non-Sectarian State; Wary of Turkey and Iran

February 1, 2017

The Syria that emerges after civil war should be a federal state not based on ethnic or religious differences. So said Ilham Ehmed, co-president of the Syrian Democratic Council, in a late January meeting at the Jewish Policy Center. The SDC, predominantly Kurdish, controls a region of northern Syria with a population of roughly 4 […]

Venezuela’s Vice President Tied to Iran and Hezbollah

January 10, 2017

Venezuela’s newly-appointed vice president “has been accused of anti-Semitism and ties to Iran and the terrorist group Hezbollah,” according to a report by the Jewish Telegraphic Agency. Tareck El Aissami, an interior minister under the late Venezuelan strongman Hugo Chavez, is “reportedly a known entity by U.S. intelligence,” the JTA said. He “allegedly is part […]

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