Accepted by the mainstream Jewish community, some gays now feel excluded at New York’s premiere LGBT synagogue—because of their Zionism
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
Pledged to support Israel during Senate confirmation hearing
Susan Rice stands up for the United Nations
As world moves against Syria, reminder that Israel was among the first
Plus Iran feels threatened by Assad’s situation, and more in the news
Plus more settlements prompt more U.S. words, and more
Plus old anti-Semites say they are ‘the new Jews,’ and more in the news
Plus Russia and China protect Syria still, and more in the news
Plus navy makes contact with flotilla, and more in the news
Plus, the new Security Council, Erdogan backlash, and more in the news
Plus China, Russia slammed for vetoes, and more in the news
Vetoed U.N. sanctions still betray which way the wind is blowing
Plus, Syria resolution vetoed, Grapel still jailed, and more in the news
Plus Ben-Hur the Jew, Dylan’s paintings, and more
Plus Googling the Dead Sea Scrolls, and more
Plus Iranian bagels, the Irvine 11, Clinton vs. Bibi, 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