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
On same-sex marriage, Orthodox Jews should keep the religious and civil separate—as they do on other issues
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The ‘N.J. Jewish Standard’ strikes gay partners from its pages
Upcoming Toronto parade begs question
Plus one gate opens and another closes in Jerusalem
Warns against repealing Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell
Gay porn star’s itinerary is inspired by his films
Only in the West Bank, kids
We can too make ’em straight, JONAH says
Does the gay-center shooting spell the end of Tel Aviv as utopia?
Was it homophobia?
Famed gay activist was also a Jew
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
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