With Central American children at our borders, the United States, and the West, cannot just criticize Israel
A former AP correspondent explains how and why reporters get Israel so wrong, and why it matters
Accepted by the mainstream Jewish community, some gays now feel excluded at New York’s premier LGBT synagogue
From Black Rock City to the Negev Desert, the sandy camping trip comes to the Middle East
Karl Stern, Canadian psychiatrist and writer, was in his day a famous Catholic convert. Why has he been forgotten?
In the movie ‘Kicking Out Shoshana,’ a popular athlete pretends to be gay. The result is both funny and surprisingly meaningful.
Talmudic rabbis debate professional eulogizers, trying to strike a balance between the holy and the mundane
Showing my teenage daughter around the city, I realized that each generation remembers—and forgets—its own Jerusalem
I said I’d convert to placate my boyfriend. But his family would never disregard the fact that I was Korean.
Plus Syria transition plan shockingly fails, and more in the news
Plus Syria abandoned, the Talmud on modesty, and more in the news
Why Ankara might be the next stop for Abbas and Meshal
The logic behind the new Fatah-Hamas unity
Plus AJC controversy, movement (maybe) on Shalit, and more in the news
Disagreement over Fayyad could be straw that breaks always-tenuous deal
After reconciliation with Hamas, can the P.A. be trusted with millions of dollars?
Plus a Jewish ‘Jersey Shore,’ and more
Hamas political chief headed to Egypt for negotiations; German official to moderate
Religion and health care, a false false messiah, and more from the news
Some people lean on neighbors for a cup of sugar. The Fruchters, of Memphis, Tennessee, needed theirs to help them keep the Sabbath.
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