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
Porcine population likely imported by ancient Europeans, study shows
Lawsuit alleges popular Asian-fusion restaurant Zepra misled customers
Or perhaps the most Jewish ‘Times’ correction ever
And just as horsemeat is becoming trendy
A battle over swine semantics gets deadly
After a lifelong curiosity about the prohibition against pork, one writer finds a satisfying answer—in the writings of the late Christopher Hitchens
The storytelling website Pork Memoirs, created by a kosher-observant Jew, offers tales about the ultimate forbidden meat
New scholarly finding threatens to upend kosher laws
‘Traditional Jewish Christmas’ at Mile End
Plus Sheikh Jarrah tense, and more in the news
Brooklyn’s new pork-and-shellfish restaurant really means it
In the Glass family apartment, Jewish pork, Davos Shabbos, and more
The national infatuation with pork has reached Jewish cuisine, prohibitions notwithstanding
Chef Leventhal pigs out on season premiere
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