Accepted by the mainstream Jewish community, some gays now feel excluded at New York’s premiere LGBT synagogue—because of their Zionism
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
No, probably not. But the developments are compelling.
Plus Michael Dell might have some opposition as he tries to buyout his company
Plus Syrian Druze are joining the opposition
Plus drones come front and center
Claudia Roth has some explaining to do
Plus will conscription keep Yesh Atid out of the government?
What will it actually accomplish?
Plus Bulgaria to blame Iran and Hezbollah for Burgas bombing
Plus the full broadcast from Ed Koch’s funeral
Plus the latest in Iran space and nuclear news
Plus Hagel gets mixed reviews on performance at hearing
An intense morning for the defense secretary nominee
Plus the United Nations report calls on end to all settlements
Plus Sarkozy takes $200,000 speaking fee and offends the crowd
A round-up of fake news we wish were true and true news we wish were fake
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