Accepted by the mainstream Jewish community, some gays now feel excluded at New York’s premiere LGBT synagogue—because of their Zionism
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?
Is Jewish rebellion really a form of submission? Two new novels and one political critic examine apostasy.
To Peter Himmelman, fame was no match for observance, and the music just got better
Historian Alon Confino traces a source of today’s global anti-Semitism to the ethical revolution triggered by Kristallnacht
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
Hundreds of Palestinians clash with IDF around hunger strike
Brooklyn College’s controversial event churns out more controversy
A new study funded by the U.S. undercuts the notion that Palestinian schools incite violence against Israel
He will also make a few stops elsewhere in the region
A (not-yet-verified) historic departure
Meanwhile, 3,000 Gaza teenagers graduate Hamas training school
Zionism and the coming age of isolation
Apparently Syrian Palestinians can’t be absorbed by Jordan because of Israel
Looking at which parties may run the next government and its ruling coalition
Widow of PLO leader says Second Intifada was premeditated
How else would we know what’s going on in the world?
Two dispatches tell the same story for Jews and Israelis
Riots continue after death of Palestinian teen
Man charged with 1979 murder of Etan Patz pleads not guilty
Rabbi who assists Satmar abuse victims attacked in Williamsburg
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