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?
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
Plus Barak says unilateral withdrawal from West Bank should be considered
Plus bad things keep happening at bucolic Oberlin College
Plus Israeli documentaries strike out at the Academy Awards
Plus everything you might want to know about sequestration
Hundreds of Palestinians clash with IDF around hunger strike
Tablet’s resident Israeli: Eh, happens all the time
Plus Obama invited to speak in Rabin Square in Tel Aviv
Recent events stoke fears of broader violence, Third Intifada
Looking at the overblown rhetoric on settlements, shameful silence on Syria
Two firefighters killed, two others shot, in attack in western New York
Plus UN envoy meets with Assad
A primer on the frustration about yesterday’s happenings
Beinart gets a taste of his own wrong medicine
West Bank tour companies are giving a new look at the land
Plus cantors and rabbis take the Food Stamp Challenge
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