With Central American children at our borders, the United States, and the West, cannot just criticize Israel
A former AP correspondent explains how and why reporters get Israel so wrong, and why it matters
Accepted by the mainstream Jewish community, some gays now feel excluded at New York’s premier LGBT synagogue
From Black Rock City to the Negev Desert, the sandy camping trip comes to the Middle East
Karl Stern, Canadian psychiatrist and writer, was in his day a famous Catholic convert. Why has he been forgotten?
In the movie ‘Kicking Out Shoshana,’ a popular athlete pretends to be gay. The result is both funny and surprisingly meaningful.
Talmudic rabbis debate professional eulogizers, trying to strike a balance between the holy and the mundane
Showing my teenage daughter around the city, I realized that each generation remembers—and forgets—its own Jerusalem
I said I’d convert to placate my boyfriend. But his family would never disregard the fact that I was Korean.
A pair of twins navigate geographic and political divides
How Eliyahu Koren used typography to encourage a new way to pray
The missed opportunity behind the badge of bad mommyhood
Two gay congregations publish non-traditional prayer books
Power struggles, robot wars, and the difficulty of democracyNumbers 16:1–18:32
An Orthodox blogger turns heads one post at a time
Yiddish radio was booming in the 1930s and ’40s. A scholar looks back.
The huggy, hilarious little nutball from elsewhere: my daughter
Haunted Ham: The new ‘Ghostbusters’ videogame rewards the kosher
A Torah portion of cries, spies, and revolutions on the rise
VIDEO: Assisted Loving author Bob Morris on helping his elderly dad to date
Writer Sam Apple on how parenthood changed him—and how it didn’t
A look at Abraham Hochman, 19th-century Lower East Side clairvoyant
Thinking outside the Jacob-and-Hannah box for Jewish baby names
How a Toronto shul grappled with gay marriage
After 50 days of fighting, Israel and Hamas agree to Egypt-mediated truce
Aaron Sofer, 23, was last seen hiking in the Jerusalem Forest
Blue and white-striped pajama shirt supposedly inspired by Western movies
Flooded by information requests, D.C. museum researchers scour the archives
Britain’s Jews cope with anti-Semitic backlash triggered by Gaza operation
N.F.L commentator makes ‘Jews are cheap’ joke during preseason game
Amr Waked’s Lucy smooch lands him in hot water online
Residents in areas with large Jewish populations receive unsettling letter
Kosher-certified baked goods company closing plant after nearly a century
Some people lean on neighbors for a cup of sugar. The Fruchters, of Memphis, Tennessee, needed theirs to help them keep the Sabbath.
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