With Central American children at our borders, the United States, and the West, cannot just criticize Israel
A former AP correspondent explains how and why reporters get Israel so wrong, and why it matters
Accepted by the mainstream Jewish community, some gays now feel excluded at New York’s premier LGBT synagogue
From Black Rock City to the Negev Desert, the sandy camping trip comes to the Middle East
Karl Stern, Canadian psychiatrist and writer, was in his day a famous Catholic convert. Why has he been forgotten?
In the movie ‘Kicking Out Shoshana,’ a popular athlete pretends to be gay. The result is both funny and surprisingly meaningful.
Talmudic rabbis debate professional eulogizers, trying to strike a balance between the holy and the mundane
Showing my teenage daughter around the city, I realized that each generation remembers—and forgets—its own Jerusalem
I said I’d convert to placate my boyfriend. But his family would never disregard the fact that I was Korean.
Plus Iran talks fizzle, an end to U.S. engagement, and more in the news
As southern Sudan votes on independence, Sudanese refugees working in the resorts of Eilat consider returning to their own promised land
Plus Howard Jacobson’s must-read on Hanukkah, and more in the news
Plus why there is no freeze paper trail, and more in the news
Plus Egypt and Israel cooperate to kill terrorist, and more in the news
Courtroom troubles and money woes plague Cairo’s last Jews
A reading list
Plus the ‘quiet freeze,’ and more in the news
Plus Stern remains ‘Frozen,’ and more
Plus the coming Israeli energy boom, and more in the news
Lebanon’s government provoked deadly skirmish
Plus path to direct talks pursued, and more in the news
Plus Yitzhak Rabin Gallery, new trailers, and more
Plus the non-freeze, the non-talks, and more in the news
Although probe is criticized as soft
Some people lean on neighbors for a cup of sugar. The Fruchters, of Memphis, Tennessee, needed theirs to help them keep the Sabbath.
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