In Israel, Love is Not Love

“Love is love,” President Obama tweeted in response to the recent Supreme Court decision. But in Israel, love is not love because love is held hostage by archaic marriage and divorce laws.

Remembering Frank Kameny, the Moses of the LGBT Movement

A decade before Stonewall, Frank Kameny was picketing the White House. In honor of the 50th anniversary of the LGBT civil rights movement, Benjamin Ivry reminds us of his story.

Taste Testing ‘The Silver Platter’

Turned off at first glance by a new kosher cookbook, our reviewer finds that it’s full of seasonal recipes and gorgeous photography.

A View From the Other Side: ‘The Bridge’ was nominated for an Oscar and received the Golden Globe for 1959’s best 
foreign film.

Looking Back at ‘The Bridge’ and Germany's Lost Generation

Berhard Wicki’s decades-old film, ‘The Bridge,’ portrays Germans as the heroes of World War II. Since it was released in 1959, it has vanished down the rabbit hole of moral neglect.

Snap Pea Salad With Basil-Mint Dressing

Refreshing, clean and simple, this salad from the new “Silver Platter” cookbook makes the most of seasonal summer ingredients.