For one of the founding practitioners of Israel’s cross-dressing performance art—chased out to Tel Aviv by ultra-Orthodox antipathy—Purim is just another day to do battle for her right to be her
In a new book, Adina Hoffman brings to life three architects who transformed the city in the days of the British Mandate
Rav Yochanan Sofer, a pious Hasidic leader, was my neighbor in Jerusalem and an inspiration
How a U.S. Senator’s fight against labeling Israeli settlement products is actually a gift to the BDS movement
Can poet Linda Zisquit keep the enlightenment ideal of the salon alive in Israel?
An ugly campaign shaming ultra-Orthodox soldiers recently came to a head for one family who reportedly faced death threats
On International Holocaust Remembrance Day, a memoir of my dear friend, the novelist Ilona Karmel, who died 15 years ago
Thousands of Jerusalem’s non-Jewish tourists pay to enjoy a special meal they can’t find in any restaurant: Friday night dinner in a Jewish home
A challenging and nostalgic visit to see my son in Jerusalem became an inspiration
Israel hails an unlikely act of heroism on Monday night
The newspaper settles the ‘explosive historical question that cuts to the essence of competing claims to what may be the world’s most contested piece of real estate’
A dispatch from the Israeli premiere of ‘A Tale of Love and Darkness.’
Video: With a splash of lemon juice and a blend of cinnamon, cardamom, and currants, this Armenian recipe is perfect for summer
Government-owned Banque Misr recently filed a lawsuit to regain shares in the 5-star hotel bought before the creation of the State of Israel
Hidden camera video provides a window into public harrassment of gays less than a week after Pride Parade murder
‘We must free the Torah of Israel from the handcuffs that she has been bound in by people of darkness’
‘The person that committed this sinful act is a criminal in every way, and his intention to kill Jews is something which is terrifying’
Suspect is a Haredi man who was recently released from prison for committing a similar crime 10 years ago
The city’s move marks the latest crack in Israel’s Orthodox monopoly
Israeli President Rivlin visited desecrated graves in the Afghan section of the ancient burial ground on Monday
The Jerusalem district listed in top spot of endangered structures despite protections by Israeli law
Americans born in Jerusalem still cannot claim Israel as their place of birth
A cloth-seller in Jerusalem feels the effects of Syria’s war
There’s no better place to hide from zombies than the labrynthine Old City
BYU’s Jerusalem campus hasn’t unleashed a wave of missionaries. But it hasn’t opened much interfaith dialogue, either.
But Haredi rabbis and male doctors welcomed at Jerusalem event
The Jerusalem neighborhood of Sanhedria Murchevet is beset by fears of a pedophile ring. Here’s what they need to consider.
Trayf served; news site censors Kardashian’s face—twice
Israel is not a normal state. Here’s why.
One month after deadly synagogue shooting during rite of passage