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
The death of pro-Palestinian activist Vittorio Arrigoni
What the pro-Palestinian activist—whose death was just ruled an accident—shared with Lawrence of Arabia
Plus circumcision complaint against second German rabbi dropped
Making sense of this morning’s news
Plus the plot against the President and the ‘Zionist Occupied Government’
Plus, the man in the white Charvet shirts, and more
Plus Cohen on Levin, Judt on NYC, and more
D.C. theater head bowed to Wiesel’s request
Lights, camera, funding, and more
San Francisco’s Federation puts new restrictions on its grants, worrying Bay Area Jewish-studies profs
Sister says a U.S. official encouraged it
Plus, another Jewish N.Y. Senate candidate, oh no Canada, and more
Plus, Israel threatens Hezbollah
Documentary about pro-Palestinian activist
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