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?
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.
To Peter Himmelman, fame was no match for observance, and the music just got better
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
Plus China nixes sanctions, Lieberman rattles saber, and more
Plus new U.N. sanctions, R.I.P. Zinn, and more in the news
For a minute, we were worried!
Plus bin Laden cites Israel, Bibi claims ‘eternal’ settlements, and more in the news
What the pending International Court of Justice decision on Kosovo’s independence will mean for the Israeli-Palestinian conflict
Plus Qaeda in Israel, the tefillin non-bomb, and more in the news
Plus the slain Iranian physicist, Dysentery-a, and more
Plus prime Yiddish Department threatened, and more in the news
U.N. watchdog warns ‘non-Muslim minorities in the Mideast’
Plus, the freeze is temporary, watch the Swiss, and more
Investigator, former Israeli diplomat take on Gaza War report
And Israel claims a moral victory, of sorts
And now the U.N. General Assembly will debate it
Plus fear of loners, and more Goldstone back-and-forth
His Mideast peace plan, plus other ideas in a 90-minute address
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