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?
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
Israeli- and Russian-born immigrants are changing the face of American Jewry
In her new book, critic Ruth Franklin argues for why the Holocaust is best understood through fiction
Match a drink to a novelist
Plus Russian Jews skipping town, a Russian Jew returns, and more
Cohen and Shteyngart team up to drink, and more
Novelists Gary Shteyngart and Joshua Cohen discuss their dark visions of the future
Plus Oliver Stone on Jewish media dominance, and more
Tomorrow’s Vox Tablet today
Beach reads of all stripes
Plus the awesome all-female IDF unit, and more
Plus Hoffman cancels Israel appearance, and more
Ten new novels to know
At the mystical intersection of Judaism and science
Who will make The New Yorker’s under-40 cut?
Tablet is co-sponsoring a Shavuot festival
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