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 Poland’s ban on ritual slaughter will end supply of kosher meat
A scary incident in Austria shows that in the standoff against Iran, Europe is not standing up to the mullahs
To have conversations with Germans about Jews, I had to become an exhibition at Berlin’s Jewish Museum
The unexploded bomb was found earlier today
Some people are not happy about this
A German deal to help Israelis in countries where Israel has frayed ties
Plus Lapid talks peace talks, but cautiously
Claudia Roth has some explaining to do
What is it with fashion people and the Holocaust?
Satirist and media gadfly Henryk Broder attacks his countrymen’s attitudes toward Israel and Jews
A political round up from Germany and Egypt
Plus Germany debates anti-Semitism and its relationship with Israel
As immigrants revive the German city’s historic community, new ideas emerge about Jewish engagement
Historian and writer who chronicled German resistance dies at 96
The long national nightmare just got shorter
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