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 two teens tried to get past security during a rally in the Swedish city
Locals say anti-Semitic vandalism the work of organized neo-Nazi groups
Israel ‘Izzy’ Young reinvents himself as the caretaker of folk music history
Plus Sweden county seeks circumcision ban, and more in the news
Journalist Patrick Reilly wore a kippah for a day and documented the reactions
67 percent say reporting anti-Semitic incidents to authorities is ineffectual
Plus Philippines may withdraw Golan troops, dropping DSK charges, and more
In Sweden, a respected magazine is reviving the canard that the IDF plundered the organs of Palestinians
Troubling news from Sweden, Denmark, and Finland
New poll shows economy top issue for Jewish voters, strong Obama support
Reports claim Medhi Ghazeli was European, a Gitmo alum, linked to al Qaeda
What is the fuzz all about?
Wearing a yarmulke is no longer safe in the city of Malmö. The mayor blames the Jews, while other Swedish politicians point to ‘social inequality.’
Plus the problem with intervening in Syria, Wallenberg’s 100th, and more
Anti-Semitism in Sweden leads Jews to Israel
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