Tal Kra-Oz is a writer and law student based in Jerusalem.
In 2011, Tel Aviv’s Daphni Leef helped ignite the J14 movement for social change. She looks back at what went wrong.
Non-Jews can now make aliyah with their Jewish, same-sex spouses
For residents of the town Sderot, running to bomb shelters is nothing new
Though Pope Francis was seen foremost as a world leader during the trip
The chefs who made Machneyuda into Jerusalem’s hottest ticket team up with British nightclub owners to open The Palomar
New exhibit showcases artistic depictions of various forms of Jewish study
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On a new album, the captivating leader of the band Pharaoh’s Daughter reclaims the music that dominated her religious childhood
Chaya Ben Baruch’s sixth child was born with Down syndrome. Then she did what every good mother does—set out to find him a mate.
The dynamic conductor and genius behind ‘West Side Story’ also wrote classical works. Allen Shawn explores what they reveal.
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- My Evening with LeAnn Rimes & the LA County Sherriff
- A Conversation with Jim Marchese of Real Housewives of New Jersey
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