Accepted by the mainstream Jewish community, some gays now feel excluded at New York’s premier 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
What the West and Israel are planning for Iran
Plus Assad fall ‘inevitable,’ and more in the news
Plus the U.S. reacts strongly to Iran nuclear report, and more
Video game lessons for a video game idea
Plus P.A. FM admits they don’t have the votes, and more in the news
Key words in new report: ‘specific to nuclear weapons’
Candidates continue to hit Obama, and he isn’t making it any harder
What are Israel’s plans in advance of inspectors’ new report?
Trying to divine Israeli motives
Plus Arab League/Syria communication breakdown, and more in the news
By refusing to directly confront Iran’s provocations, the United States has become the Islamic Republic’s key ally in its march toward a nuclear bomb
U.S., Saudi Arabia accuse Iran of trying to kill ambassadors
Plus Shalit and Grapel, East Jerusalem plans, and more in the news
Plus, Iranian nukes, Noah Baumbach on Noah (as in Ark), and more
Plus Congress halts some aid to Palestinians, and more in 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