Accepted by the mainstream Jewish community, some gays now feel excluded at New York’s premiere 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?
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
‘Time 100′ suggests closer Turkish-Qatari, GOP-Bibi ties
Plus Hezbollah in hot water, and more in the news
Frayed relations could perhaps be restored with appeal to interests, Syria
Plus Jew-school advances to championship, the AIPAC Three, and more
Plus circumcisions done in a snap, Goldberg on Mearsheimer, and more
Plus Erdogan cancer rumors fly, and more in the news
New Middle East makes Amman a new center of gravity
Plus new Iran sanctions, the king of Jordan’s trip, and more in the news
A discredited regime still afloat
Plus, the new Security Council, Erdogan backlash, and more in the news
Plus why the deal was made, Arab soldiers of the IDF, and more
Can anything bring the two nations to détente?
U.S. abandonment of the old Middle East order has led to provocations against Israel, which are likely to intensify after the Palestinian statehood vote
Has Netanyahu prepared his country for this trying moment?
Plus A’jad chides Assad, boo to Dan Snyder, 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