|Publisher||Rabbi Yitzchok Frankfurter|
|First issue||November 2010|
|Based in||Brooklyn, New York|
Ami (Hebrew: עמי, "My people") is an international news magazine that caters to the Jewish community. It is published weekly in New York and Israel. The magazine was launched in November 2010 by the husband & wife team of Rabbi Yitzchok Frankfurter (previously Torah Editor for Mishpacha) and Rechy Frankfurter (previously Mishpacha's American Desk Editor.)
Ami has featured interviews with celebrities both Jewish and non-Jewish, including former White House Press secretaries Sean Spicer and Ari Fleischer as well as John Dean who served as White House Counsel during the Watergate scandal for United States President Richard Nixon from July 1970 until April 1973, Ami also interviewed rabbis including Rav Yissachar Dov Rokeach (fifth Belzer rebbe). Ami also had exclusive interviews with President Donald Trump, Senator Ted Cruz, Senator Marco Rubio, Newt Gingrich, Ron Paul, and George Pataki.
Ami's political correspondent Jake Turx became the magazine's first member of the White House press corps with the start of the Donald Trump administration. During a February 16, 2017 press briefing, Turx began asking a question about the government's response to antisemitic threats across the United States, but was stopped in mid-question by Trump, who felt he was being personally attacked and denied being antisemitic or racist. Merriam-Webster reported that following the Trump-Turx exchange "anti-Semitism" look-ups spiked that week.
Some rabbis in the Williamsburg neighborhood of Brooklyn who asked that Ami (along with the Jewish publications of Mishpacha and Hamodia) not be read, after the magazine published a piece about Jewish religious terrorism perpetrated by Sikrikim and sympathizers of the Jerusalem-based Edah HaChareidis organization. The Satmar Rebbe of Kiryas Joel, Rav Aaron Teitelbaum, along with various other Jewish leaders, have since that time condemned some of the communities which make up the Edah HaChareidis for alleged extremism.
Ami also produces a women's magazine called Ami Living and a tween magazine called Aim!.
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