In Broadway's 'War Paint,' a new musical about rival cosmetics moguls, Christine Ebersole and Patti LuPone shine, as do the costumes, but its greatness ends there

David Bezmozgis's second feature film 'Natasha' is a coming-of-age, Russian-Jewish immigrant story set in Toronto

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Honoring Chiune Sugihara, Righteous Among the Nations

A ceremony in D.C. paid respect to the Japanese man who saved my mother's life

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Cairo Genizah Exhibit Opens at Cambridge University Library

A trove of the medieval Jewish manuscripts has been translated and organized to show 'human stories,' said a curator

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Lithuania Wants to Build on Vilna’s Jewish Cemetery. A New Documentary Explains Why This Is a Travesty.

Nearly 40,000 have signed a petition calling on the government to relocate its planned convention center to a different location

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Brand Management

Episode 87: Danya Shults on giving Jewish life a facelift with her new start-up, and Michael Knowles on his Trump-endorsed gag book

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A Jazz Classic Becomes a Picture Book

‘Strange Fruit’ brings the story behind a song about racism and lynching to a new audience: kids

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This Sausage Is Kosher—Because It’s Made of Chocolate

How Schockoladenwurst came from Germany to El Salvador, and why this pareve dessert should make its way to your table

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Fanaticism and the New York State Parole Board

The case of Judith Clark

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What We Talk About When We Talk About Gorka

The campaign against Trump’s adviser teaches us why we should never, ever flatten our history to score cheap political points

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How ‘The Deranged Ones’ Are Reshaping France

In the recent case of an Orthodox woman who was attacked and killed at home, French authorities seem to have a hard time differentiating the insane impulse from the intentional act, refusing to see the anti-Semitism that co-exists with terror

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Wise vs. Silverman, or New York’s Historic Rabbinical Women’s Suffrage Smack-Down

One hundred years ago this month, religious leaders took sides. In this corner: ‘women’s rights are human rights.’ In the far corner: ‘the only natural roles for women are as homemaker and educator of children.’

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Rupert Brooke, My Favorite Anti-Semite

A Tablet continuing series of tributes to the people who hate us

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How Did Itzik Wittenberg, Hero of the Vilna Ghetto, Die?

The answer defines moral views of resistance and martyrdom, and says more about the version of history being told than it does about Wittenberg himself