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
Plus Israel cracks down on (Palestinian) dissidents, and more in the news
Plus bin Laden cites Israel, Bibi claims ‘eternal’ settlements, and more in the news
Plus Qaeda in Israel, the tefillin non-bomb, and more in the news
Says he didn’t understand local politics
Plus expelled journo talks, Hamas’s change of heart, and more in the news
Plus the Israeli with 17 wives, and more in the news
Envoy Mitchell’s hint was apparently innocuous
Plus world’s best boxer scared of Jews’ best boxer, and more
Plus J Street in the center and Shmuley on Tiger, and more
But Barak doesn’t like it, plus peace-talk status reports, military exercises, and more in the news
Mitchell’s still trying, Goldstone up next week, and more in the news
Prisoners for video, as a first step
Maybe, says Abbas. Now, says Obama.
Mitchell’s dreams, HRW’s scandal, and more in the news
Realizes Bibi can’t announce halt
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