Accepted by the mainstream Jewish community, some gays now feel excluded at New York’s premiere LGBT synagogue
In 2011, Tel Aviv’s Daphni Leef helped ignite the J14 movement for social change. She looks back at what went wrong.
Members of the Kurdish religious sect are under siege in Iraq. Who are they? What do they believe? And what is to be done?
Is Jewish rebellion really a form of submission? Two new novels and one political critic examine apostasy.
To Peter Himmelman, fame was no match for observance, and the music just got better
Historian Alon Confino traces a source of today’s global anti-Semitism to the ethical revolution triggered by Kristallnacht
Whether they’re drawn by social programs, religious practice, or the food, non-Jews have changed the face of the organization
They focus on fairness, community, and social justice—rather than profit. And some of the food is pretty good, too.
In his Jaffa café, London native Danny Phillips hopes that savory, sweet, and vegan pastries can bring Arabs and Jews together
Intermarried couples must learn new holiday recipes and traditions
With Rosh Hashanah falling earlier than usual, a chef offers holiday dishes built around late-summer produce
For some people, the best thing about summer is the tomatoes
Recalling the heyday of the Romanian-Jewish steakhouse
Noshing at the White House, last month and through the years
As the North Sea catch hits the States, the traditional pairing of jarred herring and schnapps makes way for refinement
Make hummus, not war
Shavuot provides the perfect excuse for a cheesecake pilgrimage
One woman’s search for the perfect cheese-filled pancake
The complicated history of Jews and dairy
Shavuot and cheese, past and present
Chef Alain Cohen brings a taste of North Africa to Los Angeles
A tour of restaurants in the Holy Land
At the end of Passover festival known as Mimouna, Moroccan Jews return to yeasty treats in grand style
Comparing charosets—the date, nut, and wine concoction that sweetens the seder
Bronze tribute to be unveiled near the late singer’s Camden home next month
Infamous 1986 spying case plays out in NYC production of The Law of Return
Sophie Masloff, elected in 1988, was also the city’s first female leader
James Foley, kidnapped in Syria in 2012, was killed by jihadist terror group
Doesn’t address whether or not Hamas commander was killed in Gaza strike
B.K.S. Iyengar, who died today, worked closely with musician Yehudi Menuhin
Rick Santorum says tourism is down 95 percent. That’s not exactly true.
Controversial reality show patriarch and preacher son headlining annual event
Max Liebermann painting part of massive Munich trove discovered in 2012
Forging ancient artifacts, procuring army sick passes, and pretending to be normal after a traumatic brain injury
After making a splash back home, the creators of the Hebrew-language program are launching an English version on Vox Tablet
From the Archive: With a women’s-only gig at Arlene’s Grocery in New York this week, Bulletproof Stockings hits the bigger time