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
Idol worship, and more
Ingall comments back, Kirsch on Scoop, and more
Marjorie Ingall wants your responses
Plus one great big ball of falafel, and more
Berman takes flight, Zionism for kids, and more
Poor Shavuot, the Ortho-politico, and more
City of Gold (and Steel), and more
Holocaust non-denial denial, the Jew behind the Apollo, and more
Getting ‘Wisenheimer,’ a primer on lice, and more
‘Shepherd’s Granddaughter’ prompts back-and-forth
Pi life, a Canadian book controversy, and more
Old-man sex, juvenile Seders, and more
Graphic Jew, alterna-Seder, and more
Questions, answers, entrances, and exoduses—our complete Passover coverage
Shulevitz on the Sabbath, allergic over-reaction, and more
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