Accepted by the mainstream Jewish community, some gays now feel excluded at New York’s premiere 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
Taking a metaphor to its logical extreme
Plus Obama forsakes sticks and stones against Syria, and more
Plus China, Russia slammed for vetoes, and more in the news
Plus SecDef warns of Israel’s isolation, and more in the news
Newly released from prison, the Jewish tycoon was Russia’s wealthiest oligarch – and the Kremlin’s chief critic
Building announcement leads to U.S.-Israeli friction
What’s cooking in New Orleans
Plus Cohen on Levin, Judt on NYC, and more
Plus Tzipi Livni, two nations turn their frustrated eyes to you, and more
General thinks Israel is merely one factor in region
Plus wait ’til at least next year for Iranian nuke, and more in the news
Yes, you read right
Plus debating Iran sanctions and Biden’s early new year.
Debunking myths, subway slander, and more from the news
McKinney released, trouble at Harvard, and more in the news
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