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
Leaked email shows Kenneth Roth comparing mullahs to Shas
The leader of nonviolent protests in the West Bank—a potential Palestinian Gandhi—is in an Israeli jail
It’s time for Israel to rethink its rejection of the Armenian Genocide
Plus don’t cry for A’jad, Elie Wiesel, and more
HRW reminds prime minister that Goldstone Report found potential war crimes on both sides
Plus apologies, self-defense, and more in the news
Plus fetal justice, and two kinds of Holocaust confusion
Because it’s a loss in the ‘Legitimacy War,’ Princeton prof argues
Pending an investigation
Mitchell’s dreams, HRW’s scandal, and more in the news
More problems for rights group accused of anti-Israel bias
Does Human Rights Watch have an Israel problem?
Report says yes, though author has anti-Israel background
A new website, Anne Frank abused again, and more in the news
A secret hideout, a baller, and more from the news
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