Transgender people have served in the IDF since 2013, and the army covers the costs of reassignment surgery
Threatening to vote against the government unless the decision is reversed, Amir Ohana nevertheless advocates looking at the bigger picture
Israel’s northern border has been quiet, but the upheaval in Syria may spiral into another show-down with Hezbollah
Campus Week: A call to academic colleagues
Amos Oz, A.B. Yehoshua, Etgar Keret, Jonathan Safran Foer, Paul Auster, Michael Chabon, Meir Shalev, Ayelet Waldman, Nicole Krauss, and Bernard-Henri Lévy
The Jewish state confronts the possibility of a new front—or two—in its ongoing conflict with a hostile regional power on the rise
Iran Week: Jalal Al-e Ahmad’s astonishing and paradoxical account of his 1963 travels in the Holyland, newly translated and reissued as ‘The Israeli Republic’
Got assumptions about the Orthodox community in Israel? ‘King’ Zilbershlag is here to debunk them.
The 6’10” forward from UCLA is projected to go in the first round of Thursday’s NBA Draft in Brooklyn
Confusion, shame, hope, eviction, love, ping-pong, and good posters in the Hebron hills
The Haredi, Mizrahi feminist from Mitzpe Ramon wants to upend the Labor Party, and her campaign video is going viral
Fifty years after the Six-Day War, newly unsealed classified documents reveal Israeli leaders discussing what to do with the Arabs in Jerusalem and the West Bank, debating how to manage diplomacy with Egypt and Syria, and neglecting to realize the extent of the conundrum they were leaving for us to solve.
Is it better to cooperate with dictatorships and authoritarian regimes and tell half the story with hands tied—or not tell the story at all?
Set to perform in July in Tel Aviv, the Radiohead frontman gave an impassioned, profanity-laced interview to Rolling Stone, calling supporters of a boycott against Israel ‘mind-boggling’
The film was banned because its lead, Gal Gadot, is Israeli and a former IDF soldier
He’s pushed for Israeli-Palestinian peace, waived Iran sanctions, pressured Israel on settlements, and refused to move the U.S. embassy to Jerusalem. What will it take for Trump’s hardline pro-Israel backers to criticize him?