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
Reports say there will be a swearing-in tomorrow or next week
The coalition game: Who’s in — and who’s out
Plus Franz Kafka’s unpublished work will go to Jerusalem
Or perhaps proof of why we need more Jewish holidays
Plus Aaron David Miller on Platformgate
Plus a settler leader gets profiled by the Times
Analyzing the break-ups
Protests, Kadima Party force Bibi to promise real concessions
Prime minister likely to propose compromise bill, keep coalition intact
With squabbling of Kadima and religious parties, Bibi holds all the cards
New ICG report calls for reset of current negotiations paradigm
It could be 1967; more ominously, it could be 1984
Plus Bibi switches course on settlement neighborhood, and more in the news
Israel’s new coalition echoes the unity government that came together on the eve of the Six Day War
Deal could lend electoral reform and even peace process momentum
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