Stop the Hate: Protesters tried to deliver a petition urging Uganda President Yoweri Museveni to veto anti-gay legislation.

Don't Sign Uganda Anti-Gay Law

Ugandans may think they are acting out of faith by banning homosexuality. In fact, they are promoting hatred and violence against LGBT people, Ruth Messinger writes.

How Spain's Sephardic Law Makes Israel Look Bad

For many Sephardic Jews, Spain’s new law offering citizenship is exciting. For Israel, it’s embarrassing by comparison to the Jewish state’s ‘right of return.’

Being Daniel Friedman

It’s not easy being a man who shares a name with so many people — especially when they’re weirdly talented, or express controversial political views.

Germany Weighs Flawed Bill on Nazi-Looted Art

A new German bill aims to make it easier for Nazi-looted art to return to its original owners. But it includes a condition that could actually make it harder.

Hell on Earth: Iraqis inspect the site of a blast in Samarra on May 20, 2013.

Lesson of the Talmud in an Iraq School Suicide Bombing

News of a suicide bombing instructor’s deadly explosion that killed his entire class in Samarra, Iraq, inspired J.J. Goldberg to follow a string of connections that leads back to the Talmud.