With Central American children at our borders, the United States, and the West, cannot just criticize Israel
A former AP correspondent explains how and why reporters get Israel so wrong, and why it matters
Accepted by the mainstream Jewish community, some gays now feel excluded at New York’s premier LGBT synagogue
From Black Rock City to the Negev Desert, the sandy camping trip comes to the Middle East
Karl Stern, Canadian psychiatrist and writer, was in his day a famous Catholic convert. Why has he been forgotten?
In the movie ‘Kicking Out Shoshana,’ a popular athlete pretends to be gay. The result is both funny and surprisingly meaningful.
Talmudic rabbis debate professional eulogizers, trying to strike a balance between the holy and the mundane
Showing my teenage daughter around the city, I realized that each generation remembers—and forgets—its own Jerusalem
I said I’d convert to placate my boyfriend. But his family would never disregard the fact that I was Korean.
Can an unlikely alliance of renegade rabbis and right-wing politicians strip the ultra-Orthodox of their power?
In which the PM is an innocent bystander to the criminalization of dissent
ADL head menschily criticizes Knesset’s J Street hearings
We wouldn’t want that
Plus the conversion bill stays in the drawer, and more
The other demographic crisis
But who is a Jew? A morning with Danny Ayalon
Israel divided unites America, and more
A recent contretemps in Israel served to underscore the surprising and recent cohesion among the branches of U.S. Judaism
Israeli Amar says ‘liberals’ ‘terrorize’ true Jews
Auslander has a visitor, and more
Plus Yoffie speaks out, and more in the news
Why the enemy of our enemy isn’t always our friend
Rotem bill, currently frozen, provoked strong opposition stateside
Plus Obama’s newly strong support for Israel, and more
Some people lean on neighbors for a cup of sugar. The Fruchters, of Memphis, Tennessee, needed theirs to help them keep the Sabbath.
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