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
Remembering Marek Edelman, a leader of the Warsaw Ghetto uprising
Says Iran, plus a new charge against Israel and more in the news
An admission they were broken, or needed update for age of terrorism?
And implicitly disses Netanyahu
But has nothing to say about Netanyahu
A South Carolina GOP gaffe, plus olives, espionage, and more in the news
Plus bad advertising, a Hungarian wingnut, and more in the news
Says talks will remain suspends if Israel’s offers are too limited
How two of Israel’s leading diplomats emerged from a 1970s Jewish commune at Columbia University
Oren explains in ‘TNR’
Holiday traffic, Tweet Streets, and the ‘H’ word
Prisoners for video, as a first step
But less than they do Netanyahu, and less than they did in November
Visits 92nd Street Y, reminisces, leaves to catch plane
But meetings have resulted in little apparent progress
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