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
POTUS is greeted by Bibi, sees Iron Dome, avoids a broken down limo
Plus the Baltimore Ravens will NOT be playing on Rosh Hashanah
Taking a metaphor to its logical extreme
Plus taking another look at FDR and the Jews
Plus Silvio Berlusconi gets a year in jail
The defense secretary nominee is getting grilled
Plus the youngest survivor on Schindler’s list dies at 83
Plus a new round of sanctions against Iran take hold
The former senator has been a lightning rod for criticism
How the role of defense secretary is being defined
Plus Jacob Ostreicher finally released by Bolivia
Plus John Kerry to replace Clinton at State Department
The news comes days after Valerie Jarrett was said to be involved in Iran negotiations
And everything that’s wrong with the American discourse on Israel
New poll shows economy top issue for Jewish voters, strong Obama support
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