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
BDS opposes a two-state solution, but you wouldn’t know it from the media
He will also make a few stops elsewhere in the region
What will it actually accomplish?
A look at Gaza’s beleaguered neighbor
Nalaga’at gives American theatergoers a new experience
Plus Hagel gets mixed reviews on performance at hearing
An argument about delegitimization and peace
Plus a suicide bomber strikes the United States Embassy in Turkey
Eytan Fox’s brilliant new film Yossi makes gay love into something much more powerful
Plus Hagel apologies for his previous remarks on the Jewish lobby
It’s a full-on a double rainbow!
An intense morning for the defense secretary nominee
Plus the United Nations report calls on end to all settlements
My beloved Beitar Jerusalem has some racist fans. Instead of abandoning the team, we should take it back.
Plus Brooklyn College endures BDS scandal
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