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
At least until the U.S. presidential election, Netanyahu won’t risk angering Obama
Protests, Kadima Party force Bibi to promise real concessions
Israel should abandon its plan to make the ultra-Orthodox join the army and give them all jobs instead
Prime minister likely to propose compromise bill, keep coalition intact
Israeli prime minister risks relationship with U.S president into 2017
With squabbling of Kadima and religious parties, Bibi holds all the cards
The late prime minister’s fatal flaw was reluctance to act
As the Knesset considers a new national service law, young Arab citizens may be required to pitch in, too
Bibi gets the ‘Vanity Fair’ treatment, and Israel captured by Platon
Supports court decision but pledges hundreds of new homes elsewhere
Plus anti-Semitism in Ukraine (maybe), Eszterhas on Mel, and more
U.S. seeks Russian support as civil war takes on sectarian dimensions
Friedman calls on prime minister to put his new coalition to work on peace
Plus Bibi delays vote on West Bank outposts, and more in the news
Plus Bibi reiterates demand for no enrichment, 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