Accepted by the mainstream Jewish community, some gays now feel excluded at New York’s premiere LGBT synagogue—because of their Zionism
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
Last night Gal Mekel and Omri Casspi squared off in the preseason
Reports swirl that Maccabi Haifa’s Gal Mekel will join the Dallas Mavericks
Growing up religious, I missed out on a lot that other kids enjoyed. But looking back, I wouldn’t change it.
Dolph Schayes on the NBA playoffs
That was the half-year that was, on The Scroll
Owner Mark Cuban, victorious at last, leaves it all on the court
Dallas, down 1-0, has great Jewish player on its side
Dirk & co. will try for their first ever NBA championship
But will the Thunder crash their Finals dreams?
Our team sweeps L.A. to advance
Our team seizes home-field advantage from the Lakers in round 2
You can bet on it (but don’t)
Oh, plus that LeBron James character
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