Accepted by the mainstream Jewish community, some gays now feel excluded at New York’s premiere 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?
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
As Obama sits down with Netanyahu and Abbas, a brief history of the trilateral summit
‘Jewish Jordan’ retires, Barak brags, and more in the news
Plus Iran non-action, Bar Kochba coins, Trump-Kushner nuptials
Plus Ehud Barak backs settlement freeze, Gilad Shalit writes home, and more
Why Benjamin Netanyahu is having a more successful term than anyone expected
Week of meetings produces no consensus
Defense Secretary to talk Iran with Bibi, Barak
Plus a nuclear Iran, Tel Aviv threatened, and more in the news
Retrial for Halimi’s killers, human rights in Gaza, and more in the news
All signs point to yes
A score from the House, Franken’s victory, and more from the news
Ehud Barak led Israel’s Labor Party to irrelevance. Can anyone revive it?
Ehud Barak, Barack Obama, and British academics in today’s papers.
Israel’s current election campaign may just be the funniest show in ages
Casualties be damned—the war in Gaza may be all about economics
First time the group has claimed responsibility for the catalytic June murders
Congregation Beit Simchat Torah responds to Tablet
Former ‘Meet the Press’ host observes Shabbat, celebrates Jewish holidays
One of three Hamas leaders killed in IDF strike led 2006 Gilad Shalit capture
Bronze tribute to be unveiled near the late singer’s Camden home next month
Infamous 1986 spying case plays out in NYC production of The Law of Return
Sophie Masloff, elected in 1988, was also the city’s first female leader
James Foley, kidnapped in Syria in 2012, was killed by jihadist terror group
Doesn’t address whether or not Hamas commander was killed in Gaza strike
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