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?
While Hamas fires rockets, and ISIS beheads unbelievers, the Kurds build the second non-Arab state in the Middle East
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
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
There were a lot of little reasons I was unhappy. But ultimately, I realized I didn’t need to belong to a temple to feel Jewish.
Plus Israel’s Iran options, Libeskind’s latest, and more in the news
Iran threatens, Barak is sued, Madoff victims stew, and more in the news
But meetings have resulted in little apparent progress
Good news for Israel
Obama says one thing, Peres says another, and more in the news
If Israel tries to attack Iran, Brzezinski says
‘Jewish Jordan’ retires, Barak brags, and more in the news
Tarantino in Israel, U.N. bias, and more in the news
Talk and more talk today in the news
Plus debating Iran sanctions and Biden’s early new year.
Plus, Harvard Holocaust denial and Sharansky on that ad
Plus Iran non-action, Bar Kochba coins, Trump-Kushner nuptials
Lobbying Congress for tougher sanctions on Iran
Plus Spain on Syria and how to stop an Iranian bomb
Plus Iranian uranium and two Gaza operations
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