Romy Zipken is a writer and editor at Jewcy. Her Twitter feed is @RomyZipken.
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King David’s Palace May Have Been Discovered

Israeli archaeologists report ‘unequivocal evidence’ near Jerusalem

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Power Wants UN Security Council Seat for Israel

Pledged to support Israel during Senate confirmation hearing

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Justice Elusive on the Anniversary of AMIA Bombing

19 years after the Argentina bombing killed 85, a community wants action

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Jews and Muslims Break Their Fasts Together

Brooklyn synagogue hosts joint Tisha B’Av fast break and Ramadan iftar

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Israel Sends 14 Migrants Back to Eritrea

Advocacy groups call the move a human rights violation

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Why Kosher Doesn’t Necessarily Mean Clean

How pest-plagued Zomick’s Bakery stayed open despite violations

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Bedouins Protest New Resettlement Bill

The Prawer Bill will relocate more than 20,000 Bedouins living the Negev

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On Tisha B’Av, Sadness and Reflection

For Women of the Wall supporters harassed last week, a day of solemnity

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IDF Facing Massive Budget Cuts

Proposed five-year plan addresses the Defense Forces’ NIS 40 billion deficit

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Israel Confirms Missing Palestinian’s Detainment

Wael Abu Reda, last seen in Egypt, being held for ‘security crimes’

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New Report Reveals Existence of Prisoner X2

Prisoner X wasn’t the only unnamed detainee at Israel’s Ayalon Prison

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Hungary to Resume Reparations Payments

Following a yearlong freeze, a crisis is sidestepped

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The Montana Rabbi on a Mezuzah Mission

Chaim Bruk wants to affix a mezuzah on every Jewish home in the state

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Haredi IDF Soldiers Ostracized by Community

Propaganda campaign launched by ultra-Orthodox likens enlistees to insects

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Strike Leaves Maccabiah Athletes Without Visas

Visa application processing halted by foreign ministry strike

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A Pride Weekend Shabbat For the Ages

After the DOMA ruling, Edith Windsor and Roberta Kaplan’s Shabbat service

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Turkish Jews Fear Anti-Semitic Backlash

After prime minister linked anti-government protests to “Jewish Diaspora”

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Smoking Still Legal in Israeli Stadiums

Tzipi Livni votes against bill that would prohibit lighting up in outdoor arenas

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Israel Debates How to Bury Non-Jewish Soldiers

A bill aims to allow Jews and non-Jewish IDF members to be buried together

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Fraudulent Charities Targeting Israel Supporters Exposed

Millions were raised, little went where it was supposed to

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The Fight for Prayer at the Temple Mount Intensifies

Israeli lawmakers push for access to the holy site

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The Shul at City Island

A fortuitous Shabbat trek to a quirky synagogue in the Bronx

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Defining Israel in the Knesset

Two bills aim to make clarify Israel’s Jewish and democratic identity

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Jewish Groups Respond Voting Rights Act Decision

The chorus seems discontented

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Ethiopian Mass Aliyah to End in August

Two final flights with 400 passengers will leave for Israel later this summer

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Pope Says Anti-Semites Not True Christians

Still, new report reveals anti-Semitism on the rise in Europe

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Israel Approves Natural Gas Export

Will keep 60 percent of offshore reserves, export 40 percent

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Israeli Organ Trafficking Ring Broken Up

Costa Rican police raid labs connected to illegal Israeli transplant network

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Israelis to U.S. Jews: Stay Out of Peace Process

Poll reveals Israelis don’t want leaders considering American Jews’ positions

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Israel Gets High Marks for Combating Trafficking

Ranked Tier 1 country for complying with U.S. guidelines, up from a Tier 3