Shmuley Boteach wants the government to extend blue laws and subsidize marriage counseling—and he’s running for Congress as a Republican
How many Jews can marry whomever?
2011 was first year of majority support in U.S.
Plus New York City could be another target, and more in the news
Plus Kristallnacht in Brooklyn, Foreskin Man’s female friend, and more
Plus when did *she* grow to be so tall? and more
Plus, circumcision initiative may be removed from S.F. ballot, and more in the news
This week’s parasha is proof that even God changes his mind. Congress must do the same and finally pass legislation prohibiting workplace discrimination based on sexual orientation.
That was the half-year that was, on The Scroll
In The Bible Now, two scholars look for modern answers to pressing political questions—from gay marriage to capital punishment—in the Bible. The problem is that such an exercise is unnecessary.
Plus, Jewish gangsters, Conservatives on marriage, and more
With religious exemptions in place, N.Y. state Sen. Saland voted his conscience
Plus, the most Jewish HBO series yet, and more
On pot and gays, the left rules
Explains opposition to same-sex marriage, announcements
And a sensational, near-fatal kosher sandwich!
Candidate is no longer sufficiently homophobic
Reports of financial threats from Orthodox community
How becoming a father drove me away from Judaism—and my daughters into the Episcopal Church
Plus Edward Sanders R.I.P., N.J. gay marriage, and more in the news
Senators mention heritage as driving force
And in New York, the vote’s today
Holiday traffic, Tweet Streets, and the ‘H’ word
Gray areas, the Golden Gate, and parodic justice
Emerging communities, reverse discrimination, and the loneliest graduation
Tomorrow, though not actually legal
Abortion, gay marriage, and rock ‘n’ roll.