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?
While Hamas fires rockets, and ISIS beheads unbelievers, the Kurds build the second non-Arab state in the Middle East
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
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
There were a lot of little reasons I was unhappy. But ultimately, I realized I didn’t need to belong to a temple to feel Jewish.
Leaked footage offers a fitting send-off for Foxman’s five decades of service
The Holocaust survivor has led the advocacy organization for 27 years
Jewish leaders weigh in on Tablet’s condemnation of Pollard’s imprisonment
With panache, the rapper responds to charges of anti-Semitism
Admired or reviled—but never ignored—how has Peter Beinart created a firestorm with well-worn ideas about Israel and American Jews?
Left-influenced MSNBC ‘blacklisted’ him because he’s a Christian
Plus politics Valley-style, a pro-Israel symposium, and more
Plus the Supreme Court takes on Jerusalem, a Jew in Hogwarts, and more
Why the military should stay away from non-military questions
ADL head menschily criticizes Knesset’s J Street hearings
And why the ADL objects to it, too
Charlie Sheen demands (and deserves) an apology from the ADL
But apology is not for some; plus, the case of the missing blogpost!
Demands apology for Fox News host’s comments
Plus the ADL still likes Hank, and more in the news
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