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?
While Hamas fires rockets, and ISIS beheads unbelievers, the Kurds build the second non-Arab state in the Middle East
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
After prime minister linked anti-government protests to “Jewish Diaspora”
How Bibi Netanyahu handed the American president a big trophy—and got what Israel wanted all along
Plus a possible detente with Turkey and Israel?
Taking a Romney critique of Obama on Israel to its logical extreme
Surprise: Flotilla raid was bungled behind the scenes.
Tired of being portrayed as ‘bloodthirsty murderers,’ three former infantrymen launch a website to help improve the image of Israel’s military
Plus more things Ron Paul signed his name to, and more in the news
Plus navy makes contact with flotilla, and more in the news
Plus kosher joint an NYPD/OWS casualty, and more
Report: IHH-sponsored boats will leave Turkey for Gaza on Sunday
Can anything bring the two nations to détente?
Does this mean Israel should apologize?
Plus Israel stays course regarding Turkey, and more
Plus, Iran ominously moves nuclear production, and more in the news
Finds ‘excessive’ force and, contra Turkey, says blockade is legal
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