Accepted by the mainstream Jewish community, some gays now feel excluded at New York’s premier 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?
In the movie ‘Kicking Out Shoshana,’ a popular athlete pretends to be gay. The result is both funny and surprisingly meaningful.
The Met’s dazzling retrospective declares: ‘It’s all a matter of how much freedom you can stand.’
Is Jewish rebellion really a form of submission? Two new novels and one political critic examine apostasy.
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
Today in the Dubai Murder Mystery
Plus more Dubai suspects, leave Bronner alone!, and more in the news
Plus Margolick on Kristol, Phil Jackson on mitzvot, and more
Plus have your cake and drink it too
Plus Teitel indicted, Australia surrenders ex-Nazi, and more in the news
Plus nukes for all, an ambivalent Egypt, and more
No blood libel from Moore, Aussie Heebsters, and a High Holi-dog
Baby bust, high-minded photography, and a video gaffe
More Madoff trickle-down, kashrut, and another disputed honoree
Hamas and Israel both guilty, Rome adopts Shalit, and more from the news.
Conflicting names for a Missouri road, an Australian Madoff, and more in the news
Plus, a beer becomes a man and crankiness becomes a disease
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