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
Though it’s not exactly what we had in mind for the nebbishy copywriter
The fallen ad man turned to Portnoy’s Complaint on last night’s episode
Stop comparing television shows to great novels. They’ll never be as good.
Plus Natan Sharansky’s plan goes from hot to naught
Plus Neil Diamond to donate ‘Sweet Caroline’ profits to Boston victims
Another Tattler prediction come true: AMC’s 1960s New York drama series returns—full of ascendant Jews
The sixth season of Matthew Weiner’s hit AMC show begins
Revisiting copywriter Michael Ginsberg before Sunday’s Season 6 premiere
Meanwhile, chaos in Syria takes a major Assad ally
Plus Bulgaria to blame Iran and Hezbollah for Burgas bombing
Mad Men lived up to its promise of a Jewish sixties, the tradeoffs of assimilation included.
Huppah Dreams, the wedding of the week
Last night, a little bit of Hebrew, a lot of B.S.
Gaming the upcoming season of ‘Mad Men’
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