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
Plus U.S. chides UN Human Rights Council for excessive focus on Israel
Plus Lapid and Bennett relinquish requests for Deputy PM titles
Plus last conspirator to kill Hitler dies at age 90
Plus breaking down who got their Hagel predictions wrong
Bibi Netanyahu, Lena Dunham, Nate Silver, and other members of the Jewish conspiracy toast the new year
Plus a possible detente with Turkey and Israel?
The Olympic gold medalist’s wild ride continues
Plus, an update on Hungary’s favorite alleged Nazi war criminal
Aly Raisman may have revived a tune
Plus, remembering Raymond Harding–political powerbroker
Leaving London’s games without a single medal, Israel needs to get serious about its commitment to sports
The Olympic champion gives a shout out for Munich
Plus, Egypt admits it ignored Israel’s warning
Labyrinthine Olympic tiebreaker rules deprive Raisman of third place
Captain Raisman anchors the U.S. team to gold
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